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Dwayne Todd. Photo courtesy of Ohio Wesleyan's website.

Title IX coordinator explains his role at OWU

By Courtney Dunne, Editor-in-Chief OWU took the initiatve last spring to hire multiple associate deans to cover specific areas of development within the univeristy. Dwayne Todd was hired as the vice president of student engagement and success. This is not his only [...]

September 12, 2016 News
ResLife offers ways to be aware of alcohol consumption on campus

ResLife offers ways to be aware of alcohol consumption on campus

By Areena Arora, Managing Editor Every year, more than 1,800 college students between the ages of 18 and 24 die from alcohol-related injuries in the United States, according to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). Factors such as unstructured time, [...]

September 8, 2016 News
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2,020 by 2020: Becoming a reality

By Leah Miza, Photo Editor As of Friday, Sept. 2 the final numbers are in. Ohio Wesleyan’s first year class of 2016 sprung by 11.4 percent this fall, creating higher and more realistic chances of reachig a total of 2,020 [...]

September 8, 2016 News
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New SLUs on the block

By David Fradkin, Transcript Correspondent It has been almost a year since Ohio Wesleyan began constructing the new Small Living Units and it will not be long until they are all finished. The first ‘SLUplex’ located at 118 Rowland Ave. [...]

September 8, 2016 News
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WCSA selects Rowan Hannan as chairperson to its Committee on Racial and Cultural Diversity

By Transcript Staff At the Sept. 5 meeting, Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) announced Rowan Hannan the chairperson to its Committee on Racial and Cultural Diversity. According to an email sent to all students by WCSA sent on Aug. [...]

September 8, 2016 News
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Makeover: Slocum edition

Slocum lobby under renovation. Photo courtesy of Areena Arora Areena Arora, Managing Editor When students return to campus in fall, they have much to look forward to. A new welcome center for the Admissions Office in Slocum Hall is one of them. [...]

May 24, 2016 News, Uncategorized
Gabbert’s file now under review by municipal prosecutor

Gabbert’s file now under review by municipal prosecutor

Gabbert. Photo courtesy of battlingbishops.com Areena Arora, Managing Editor The Delaware County prosecutor’s office confirmed Luke Gabbert’s file was closed earlier this week, and no charges for felony will be filed. Julie Datko, public information officer said Gabbert’s file will not [...]

May 11, 2016 News, Uncategorized
Dwayne Todd

V.P. for student engagement and success is announced

Areena Arora, Managing Editor In an email addressed to the Ohio Wesleyan community on April 29, President Rock Jones announced Dwayne Todd has been hired as the new vice president for student engagement and success, beginning this summer. Originally from Dayton, [...]

April 29, 2016 News
Dr. Jed Burtt. Photo by Mark Schmitter.

OWU professor of 37 years dies

Matt Cohen, Editor-in-Chief An Ohio Wesleyan professor of 37 years died the morning of Wednesday, April 27. Professor Emeritus Edward “Jed” Burtt, 68, of Delaware, Ohio, passed away at his home. Burtt received the Ohio Professor of the Year Award [...]

April 28, 2016 News
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Car service driven by women, for women

Hope Walls, Transcript Correspondent  No men allowed: that’s the idea behind SafeHer, a new ridesharing service with only female drivers for women and children passengers. Though highly popular, other ridesharing services such as Uber have been dangerous for women. Uber [...]

April 27, 2016 News