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Female students dominate programs, courses abroad

Female students dominate programs, courses abroad

By Rachel Vinciguerra Transcript Correspondent Although OWU is considered “the opposite of ordinary,” since their inception in 2009-2010, travel-learning courses reflect national trends in female-dominated study-abroad programs. Darrell Albon, the director of international and off-campus programs, echoed this consistency with [...]

March 28, 2013 News
Minority students face prejudice, harassment

Minority students face prejudice, harassment

Reporter’s Note: It is the view of this journalist that those behind the incidents described are a vocal minority in the OWU and Delaware communities. Nevertheless, these incidents are relevant to the entire community and need to be acknowledged and [...]

March 28, 2013 News
Documentary offers lesson about ‘invisible’ problem in military

Documentary offers lesson about ‘invisible’ problem in military

By Garrison Davis Transcript Correspondent American culture holds soldiers in high esteem—we honor them with medals, parades, holidays and discounts. But the award winning documentary “The Invisible War” shows that not all soldiers are treated equally. On April 3, “The [...]

March 28, 2013 News
Off-campus fraternities seek growth

Off-campus fraternities seek growth

By Haley Cooper Transcript Correspondent New members are always being sought for Alpha Phi Alpha and Phi Beta Sigma, historically black fraternities with act chapters off campus. Currently, there are only two active members of Phi Beta Sigma on campus [...]

March 28, 2013 News
OWU Class of 2017 grows as new  students’ deadline  approaches

OWU Class of 2017 grows as new students’ deadline approaches

By Caleb Dorfman Transcript Correspondent By May 1, 2,800 high school seniors will decide whether they want to become a part of the class of 2017 at Ohio Wesleyan. According to Rebecca Eckstein, vice-president for enrollment, the school receives a [...]

March 28, 2013 News
OWU sends support to UNC, Oberlin

OWU sends support to UNC, Oberlin

By Spenser Hickey Assistant Copy Editor OWU students speak out for UNC-CH rape survivors Several hours after senior Leah Shaeffer heard Landen Gambill, a sophomore at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, is reportedly facing expulsion for speaking [...]

March 25, 2013 News
Mystified and double bound: Alcohol and adulthood in American culture

Mystified and double bound: Alcohol and adulthood in American culture

By Noah Manskar Editor-in-Chief Alcohol and adulthood are strange bedfellows at the uniquely American institution of the residential university. With entrance into college—and the departure from home it often necessitates—comes a degree of independence and a select few accompanying privileges. [...]

March 25, 2013 News
Relay’s Luminaria Ceremony to commemorate cancer struggles

Relay’s Luminaria Ceremony to commemorate cancer struggles

By Rachel Vinciguerra Transcript Correspondent Tomorrow night students and faculty will come together for the Luminaria Ceremony during Colleges Against Cancer’s (CAC) Relay for Life event in memory and honor of those on campus who have been affected by cancer. [...]

March 25, 2013 News
Thomson Store offers fresh new produce

Thomson Store offers fresh new produce

By Morgan Christie Transcript Correspondent Thomson Corner Store now offers students a selection of fresh fruits and vegetables, including blackberries, strawberries, raspberries, romaine lettuce, russet potatoes and red onions. Freshman Haley Gerrell said she is happy with the new products [...]

March 25, 2013 News
OWAC offering prime Edwards parking spot in raffle

OWAC offering prime Edwards parking spot in raffle

By Sadie Slager Transcript Correspondent The Ohio Wesleyan Athletic Council’s spring fundraising endeavor includes a different type of incentive: a parking spot. OWAC is sponsoring a raffle each month for an “A” parking spot in front of Edwards Gym. Coaches, [...]

March 25, 2013 News