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The Historian to depart from OWU

By Kiersten Bender, Transcript Correspondent  The editorial staff of The Historian are slowly clearing the shelves, editing one book at a time, in preparation to terminate a historical organization that has operated at Ohio Wesleyan University for 25 years.  The [...]

November 13, 2017 News

2018 WCSA election results announced

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief The Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) has elected its first female black student body president. Senior Cara Harris will serve as the WCSA president in 2018 and sophomore Peyton Hardesty was elected vice president. The 2017 WCSA [...]

November 12, 2017 News

Former Peace and Justice House sold

By Alameina White, Transcript Reporter  The Perkins House, which formerly housed members of the House of Peace and Justice (P&J), has been sold because of a need for extensive renovations. According to Lauri Strimkovsky, vice president for finance and administration [...]

November 10, 2017 News

Tuition to increase by 2.4 percent

By Spencer Pauley, Copy Editor  Students at Ohio Wesleyan will start spending a little more money out of pocket next year because of a 2.4 percent increase in tuition. Recently, it was decided at a Board of Trustees meeting that [...]

November 10, 2017 News

PRIDE hosts 14th annual PRIDE prom

By Nicole Popovich, Transcript Correspondent Ohio Wesleyan University’s Pride Week ends with the 14th annual PRIDE prom. PRIDE prom is on Nov. 10, in Benes rooms B and C from 8:30-11:30 p.m. The event is free for everyone on campus, [...]

November 9, 2017 News

Gillespie Honors House dedicated during homecoming week

By Reilly Wright, Photo Editor  The Gillespie Honors House, Ohio Wesleyan’s newest $2 million campus addition, houses 27 honors students, a variety of educational events and countless opportunities. Located at 81 Oak Hill Ave., the house opened in August to [...]

October 25, 2017 News

Student shares NYT democracy forum experience

By Alameina White, Transcript Reporter Ohio Wesleyan sophomore Raissa Kanku was one of four college students worldwide selected to participate in a New York Times global democracy forum held in Athens, Greece. From Sept. 10-15, Kanku was exposed to many [...]

October 25, 2017 News

Attorney gives lecture on DACA

By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor  Attorney Joe Mas visited Ohio Wesleyan to give a lecture about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) on Sept. 27. DACA is an immigration policy that is meant to let children, who were brought [...]

October 25, 2017 News

UCLA professor headlines lecture series

By Spencer Pauley, Copy Editor  A UCLA professor’s lecture about Ulysses S. Grant restored his status from an American myth to an American hero. Joan Waugh, a prize-winning Civil War author and professor of history at UCLA, was the guest [...]

October 25, 2017 News

OWU hosts community CROP Walk

By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor  Ohio Wesleyan University hosted the annual CROP Hunger Walk to raise funds for People in Need and Church World Service on Oct. 8. Students, faculty and members of the Delaware community came together to raise [...]

October 25, 2017 News