Friday 30th January 2015,
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Kenyon tuition is higher, alums make more

                      While Kenyon College graduates may end up making more money in their first five years than graduates from Ohio Wesleyan University, OWU alumnis won’t have to pay as much [...]

January 30, 2015 News
Megan R. Ellis '05. Photo courtesy of Connect2OWU.

Woltemade Center appoints alum to new position

Ohio Wesleyan alumna Megan (Sanders) Ellis (‘05) took on the new role as administrative director for the Woltemade Center in response to the continued growth of the economics department. Over 100 applications were received for the position. Alice Simon, faculty [...]

January 30, 2015 News
(Left to right) The four students who attended the national competition are Lidia Mowad, Jordan Bernstein, Rhiannon Herbert and Katherine Berger. Photo courtesy of Michael Esler.

Moot Court robbed in Miami

The Ohio Wesleyan Moot Court teams did not expect great success at nationals, and they certainly did not expect to get robbed on their last day of travel. OWU sent two teams to the national Moot Court competition in Miami, [...]

January 28, 2015 News
Wall in Smith dining hall where a television used to hang.

Public Safety hunts for break-in bandit

                    On Oct. 24, 2014, the Thomson Corner Store was broken into and $100 was stolen from the cash register. The intruder gained entrance to the store by smashing one of [...]

January 27, 2015 News
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International enrollment, class times taken into account with faculty

A new initiative to focus on international student enrollment was introduced at Monday’s faculty meeting. President Rock Jones and Susan Dileno, vice president for enrollment, informed faculty about a partnership with EC English Language Centres, which would house international students [...]

January 27, 2015 News
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Eber sentenced to six years

By: Editor-in-Chief Emily Feldmesser and Managing Editor Adelle Brodbeck Held in the arms of his 19-year-old brother, Nicholas Eber entered the Delaware County Court House Monday morning to be sentenced for the stabbing of Anthony Peddle (‘14). On Dec. 12, [...]

January 26, 2015 News
Daniel Haybron speaks to a crowd of students, faculty and staff in the Benes Room.

Visiting lecturer says happiness should be first priority

Even though incomes in the United States have nearly tripled since World War II, Americans are not much happier, according to a college professor who studies happiness. “We as policymakers need to look at how policies affect citizens’ quality of [...]

January 23, 2015 News
Evan and Barbara Corns

Major alumni gifts contribute to campaign

  Many donations have been pouring into Ohio Wesleyan the past semester. Recently, an anonymous couple challenged alumni to match their donation of $250,000. Thursday’s gift, according to an email sent out from President Rock Jones, was from Ginny and [...]

January 23, 2015 News
Juniors Emma Drongowski and Jerry Lherisson, WCSA Vice President and President. Photo courtesy of Emma Drongowski.

New goals for familiar faces

Every new Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) administration has grand plans for their tenure, and this administration is no exception. President Jerry Lherrison and Vice President Emma Drongowski, both juniors, have ambitious plans and are willing to tackle them [...]

January 23, 2015 News
Snow and ice on sidewalks poses challenges for students walking to class.

Clear paths needed for students

The poor conditions of the sidewalks and pathways are evident across the Ohio Wesleyan campus, but Housekeeping and Buildings and Grounds work to clear these paths. Ice and snow continue to cover some of the walking paths that students take [...]

January 22, 2015 News