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Yoga mat material found in Subway bread

Yoga mat material found in Subway bread

A recent petition put forth by blogger Vani Hari has revealed that Subway uses a plastic-based additive in their bread commonly used in yoga mats. The additive, which is called azodicarbonamide, is described by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [...]

February 21, 2014 News
Annual date auction attendance dwindles

Annual date auction attendance dwindles

Students were auctioned off all in the name of charity last Thusday for Rafiki Wa Africa’s annual date auction. Junior Sharmalee Gooden, president of Rafiki Wa Africa (Rafiki Wa), said a total of $185 was raised during the date auction. [...]

February 21, 2014 News
Mindfulness retreat sponsored by Chaplain’s Office

Mindfulness retreat sponsored by Chaplain’s Office

College students deal with large amounts of stress and anxiety throughout their time in school. However, with techniques of being mindful, that stress can be lifted. On the weekend of March 7 through 9, the Spring Break Mindfulness Retreat will [...]

February 21, 2014 News
Speaking out and rising up

Speaking out and rising up

The Hamilton-Williams Campus Center was home to another kind of V-Day this February 14. As part of an international movement, Ohio Wesleyan students joined forces with countless others around the world who are members of One Billion Rising, a campaign [...]

February 21, 2014 News
University receives second $8 million donation

University receives second $8 million donation

By Breanne Reilly Transcript Reporter The building formerly known as Pfeiffer Natatorium will get an extreme makeover thanks to a donation by Lou Simpson, ‘58, and his wife Kimberly Querrey. The donation will be used to build the Simpson-Querrey Fitness [...]

February 21, 2014 News
Progress begins in Merrick Hall

Progress begins in Merrick Hall

By Caleb Dorfman Transcript Reporter Ohio Wesleyan Department of Buildings & Grounds (B&G) has begun renovations on Merrick Hall. Merrick Hall is the defunct academic building located between University and Phillips Halls. “The architects are completing the construction documents, which [...]

February 21, 2014 News
Trustees return with renovation plans, funds

Trustees return with renovation plans, funds

By Breanne Reilly and Noah Manskar Transcript Reporter and Online Editor A $10 million fundraising campaign came to a quick end at the Board of Trustees’ winter retreat in Naples, Fla., last weekend. According to University President Rock Jones, trustees Lou [...]

February 13, 2014 News
Delta Tau Delta leads coat collection to fight the cold

Delta Tau Delta leads coat collection to fight the cold

Rather than complaining about attending classes, members of the Delta Tau Delta fraternity (Delt) thought of those without access to basic necessities during the frigid cold weather last week. For the past few weeks, Delt brothers have been collecting jackets, [...]

February 13, 2014 News
President’s Club recruits leaders for membership

President’s Club recruits leaders for membership

  With members active in the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs and Greek and Residential Life, President’s Club is home to many of the campus’ leaders – and they’re seeking more. Applications will be available until March 3rd for students [...]

February 13, 2014 News
Externships: more than a pesky email

Externships: more than a pesky email

  Ask the average Ohio Wesleyan student what the Bishop Externship Program is and the answer might be a blank stare. The student hearing about the program for the first time might not know anything about the program, except that [...]

February 13, 2014 News