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Success guide initiative aims to improve student retention

Success guide initiative aims to improve student retention

By Jija Dutt Transcript Reporter As of summer 2013, Ohio Wesleyan has developed a new initiative of Student Success Guides to improve student retention and graduation rates. University President Rock Jones said the program was created to see if “through [...]

November 2, 2013 News
Renovation plan presents path forward

Renovation plan presents path forward

By Brian Cook Transcript Reporter The future of Ohio Wesleyan’s residence halls is now clearer with the completion of a plan from Mackey Mitchell Architects. In October, the firm presented to the Board of Trustees a comprehensive package of renovation [...]

November 1, 2013 News
Hip-hop dance club steps up on campus

Hip-hop dance club steps up on campus

By Allie Le Transcript Correspondent This upcoming spring semester, the members of OWU Sick Steps (OSS) focus on spreading their passion for hip-hop dance throughout campus. Their goal is to perform in Cultural Fest, Vietnamese Students Association’s Lunar New Year [...]

November 1, 2013 News
“I am clear as a Christian minister that in all the holy texts, the primary theme is to love humanity”

“I am clear as a Christian minister that in all the holy texts, the primary theme is to love humanity”

By Jija Dutt Transcript Reporter “I am clear as a Christian minister that in all the holy texts, (the) primary theme is to love humanity,” said University Chaplain, Jon Powers, at the end of yet another Pride Week at Ohio [...]

November 1, 2013 News
Girl Rising: Cajun restaurant helps fundraise for girls’ education, documentary screening on campus

Girl Rising: Cajun restaurant helps fundraise for girls’ education, documentary screening on campus

  By Emily Feldmesser Copy Editor What better way to raise money for charity than with food and friends? That was the idea behind the Oct. 10 fundraiser at J. Gumbo’s, benefitting the Girl Rising campaign. Sophomore Zoe Morris, a [...]

November 1, 2013 News
Community Market season wraps up

Community Market season wraps up

By Toria Reisman Transcript Correspondent   As the month of October is coming to an end, so is the opportunity to experience people selling produce and other goods on the streets of downtown Delaware. Main Street Delaware’s downtown Farmer’s Market [...]

November 1, 2013 News
Rho Gammas start study table program to aid women in sorority recruitment process

Rho Gammas start study table program to aid women in sorority recruitment process

By Whitney Lonnemann Transcript Correspondent Pan-Hellenic Council, the umbrella organization for Ohio Wesleyan’s sororities will be offering study tables for the first time this semester to reach out to unaffiliated women before spring’s formal recruitment. Greek recruitment guides, better known [...]

November 1, 2013 News, Uncategorized
Tri-Delta, Sig Chi collaborate for ‘Kicks’

Tri-Delta, Sig Chi collaborate for ‘Kicks’

By Jija Dutt Transcript Reporter Members of various Greek organizations on campus dedicated their afternoon on Sunday, Oct. 13, to raising over $500 for the children of St. Jude’s Children Hospital. Sigma Chi fraternity and Delta Delta Delta sorority held, [...]

November 1, 2013 News
Professors promote internships

Professors promote internships

By Sara Schneider Transcript Correspondent Faculty and staff at OWU have created the Internship Circle to discuss expectations concerning internships. The group, sponsored by the Office of Academic Affairs, meets every second Tuesday of the month at noon in the [...]

November 1, 2013 News
New computers connect education students’ circuits

New computers connect education students’ circuits

By Emily Temple Transcript Correspondent On Monday, Oct. 7, the Ohio Wesleyan Education Department celebrated the opening of the Short Family Multimedia Lab in Phillips Hall. This donation was the first donation the department has received in the 14 years [...]

November 1, 2013 News