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“A united front against a single enemy…”: Memorandum frustrates fraternities

“A united front against a single enemy…”: Memorandum frustrates fraternities

By Elizabeth Childers Transcript Correspondent Editor’s Note: This story was written in May, and all attributed interviews were conducted in the spring. The story was published online in June, but The Transcript’s editorial staff feels it is still relevant to [...]

September 29, 2013 News
OWU siblings support and encourage one another

OWU siblings support and encourage one another

By Sadie Slager Transcript Reporter Some students interpret the phrase “home away from home” a little more literally when their sibling joins them at Ohio Wesleyan. Lucas and Lauren Janowicz, siblings from Toledo, Ohio, said they like being at the [...]

September 29, 2013 News
Bishop keeps on battling for OWU athletics

Bishop keeps on battling for OWU athletics

By Jija Dutt Transcript Reporter “Battling” isn’t usually the first word that comes to mind when you hear the word “Bishop”—unless you go to Ohio Wesleyan. Coined in 1925, the term “Battling Bishop” was the winning nickname selected through a [...]

September 29, 2013 News
Students sign up for ASL club

Students sign up for ASL club

By Sara Schneider Transcript Correspondent Talk to the Hand, Ohio Wesleyan’s American Sign Language club, gives students the ability to learn a skill not offered in a class. During the meetings, students have the opportunity to learn about deaf culture [...]

September 29, 2013 News
Pune, India community reacts to Delhi rape trial verdicts

Pune, India community reacts to Delhi rape trial verdicts

By Rachel Vinciguerra Foreign Correspondent People in Pune, India, support the recent death penalty verdict for the defendants of the Dehli rape case, but don’t believe punishment alone will solve larger problems of violence against women in India. On Dec. [...]

September 29, 2013 News
Faculty meeting addresses retention, other issues

Faculty meeting addresses retention, other issues

By Noah Manskar Editor-In-Chief Ohio Wesleyan’s top administrators proposed several “conversations” about the university’s future at the Sept. 16 faculty meeting. One major issue was student retention. In his report to the faculty, University President Rock Jones said retention from [...]

September 29, 2013 News
Devices allow students to track vital signs, fitness

Devices allow students to track vital signs, fitness

By Hannah Urano Copy Editor Health and human kinetics courses are integrating new technology into their classes, allowing students to get first-hand experience with fitness and health monitoring wristbands. In the Exercise Perception course, taught by Nancy Knop, students were [...]

September 22, 2013 News
A message that could save lives: the OWU alert

A message that could save lives: the OWU alert

By Natalie Duleba Managing Editor A professor is lecturing in class, discussing politics or microbes or gender norms, and buzzing fills the air. More buzzing follows, maybe one or two pop song ring tones join the spreading noise filling the [...]

September 22, 2013 News
Program connects students to new ways of thinking

Program connects students to new ways of thinking

By Sara Schneider Transcript Correspondent The Course Connection Fair took place on Tuesday, September 10 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00pm in Benes Room A in the Hamilton Williams Campus Center. This fair occurs once a year on the Ohio Wesleyan [...]

September 22, 2013 News
Fraternity raises money with ‘Beach Bash’ philanthropy

Fraternity raises money with ‘Beach Bash’ philanthropy

By Jija Dutt Transcript Reporter Delta Tau Delta’s annual Beach Bash volleyball tournament   kicked off this year’s Greek philanthropy season Saturday, Sept. 7. Senior Ryan Klein, president of Delt, said Beach Bash has been the fraternity’s philanthropy event for more [...]

September 22, 2013 News