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Politics professor discusses Brazil’s future

Despite making great deal of progress over the past several decades, Brazil still faces many challenges in its future as a global leader. James Franklin, professor and chair of the politics and government department at Ohio Wesleyan University spoke about [...]

February 20, 2015 News
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Solar panels not in the stars for Ohio Wesleyan

While Denison’s The Denisonian announced the university’s plans to begin building 6,000 solar panels this spring, sustainability efforts at Ohio Wesleyan will not include such a plan. According to Peter Schantz, director of the physical plant for Buildings and Grounds, [...]

February 20, 2015 News
Ryan Stokes with fragments of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Photo courtesy of Ryan Stokes.

Theology professor dispels myths about Satan

A visiting scholar set out to determine where the idea of Satan came from in the spring lecture for the Ancient, Medieval and Renaissance Studies program (AMRS). Speaking at Ohio Wesleyan University on Feb. 9 to a packed Benes Room, [...]

February 19, 2015 News
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A blast from the past: OWU finds historic ledgers

Leaking water in the VP finance vault led to the discovery of historic ledgers that date back to the mid 1800s. These ledgers are now being stored in Human Resources. The historic ledgers were brought to the Human Resource office for [...]

February 19, 2015 News
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Something new brewing in Delaware

Standing in the place of the old Beehive Bookstore on 25 N. Sandusky St. is the upcoming Restoration Brew Worx (RBW), Delaware’s new brewery. In January of 2014, the Beehive Bookstore closed. Following the closing, owners Joe and Linda Diamond [...]

February 19, 2015 News
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IOCP keeps in contact with returning OWU students

For Ohio Wesleyan students, going off campus and studying abroad can be a challenge. The International and Off Campus Programs (IOCP) office is there to make that challenge a little bit easier. While the number of OWU students traveling off [...]

February 18, 2015 News
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OWU not accessible to all students

Senior Ryan Haddad has very limited mobility. In the winter time, when snow banks are piled in the middle of Sandusky Street, he cannot cross to get to class without relying on others. Living with a mild form of cerebral [...]

February 18, 2015 News
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Student flees, arrested for distribution

An Ohio Wesleyan student was arrested on Jan. 30 for possession of marijuana after running from Delaware Police Department (DPD) officers. Senior Asa Diskin, who lives in the Bigelow-Reed House on Williams Drive, was charged with distributing and selling marijuana [...]

February 17, 2015 News
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WCSA debriefs after dinner with board

The full senate of the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) convened this Monday, Feb. 16, for the first time since the Board of Trustees dinner on Feb. 12. The dinner, open to members of the board and select WCSA [...]

February 16, 2015 News
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Lecture series hosts speaker on digital privacy

The latest Great Decisions Community Discussion Series drew a crowd of 60 Delaware residents to the basement of the William Street United Methodist Church Friday, Feb. 13. There, Nationwide Insurance vice president, assistant general counsel and chief privacy officer Kirk [...]

February 16, 2015 News