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Professor Heidi Wendt. Photo courtesy of the OWU website.

Religion and classics expert visits OWU

A triple threat comes to Ohio Wesleyan: religion, philosophy and classics professor Heidi Wendt spoke to students Nov. 2 about religion in the Roman Empire. Wendt, from Wright State University, delivered her lecture, “Judaism and Christianity as Religion in the Roman Empire: [...]

November 10, 2015 News
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WCSA needs new members

Senators hate empty seats. At the Nov. 9 Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) meeting, student representatives were encouraged to invite their classmates to run for student government. By the start of the full senate, over ten positions remained unapplied for. [...]

November 10, 2015 News
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The Bloodmobile comes to OWU

By: Cuckoo Gupta, Transcript Correspondent Students at Ohio Wesleyan almost missed donating blood this semester. But Circle K, a community service club at OWU, collaborated with the American Red Cross to bring the bloodmobile, a donation center on­ wheels, to campus. “The American [...]

November 6, 2015 News
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Search committee for new dean of students formed

A search committee has been created to find a new leader of student affairs at Ohio Wesleyan University. The committee to hire a new dean of students is chaired by psychology professor Vicki DiLillo and will soon begin to engage the campus [...]

November 6, 2015 News
Professor William Louthan.

Provost, professor and president: Louthan discusses 43 years at OWU

Many students know William Louthan as the politics and government professor with a penchant for constitutional law and judicial politics. But in his 43-­year tenure at Ohio Wesleyan, he has also served as provost for 14 years and president for one. Louthan [...]

November 5, 2015 News
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Eco containers available for all

By: Hannah Wargo, Transcript Correspondent It’s easy to be green with the new reusable takeout containers in the Hamilton­-Williams Food Court. And soon it may be even easier. The “green container program,” implemented by Chartwells and the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) [...]

November 5, 2015 News

The new OWU website is here

By: Hannah Wargo, Transcript Correspondent The wait is finally over. Ohio Wesleyan’s redesigned website is up, running and accessible to all your devices (including smartphones). The website hasn’t had a full redesign since 2006 or 2007, according to project manager Lindsay Mauter. In [...]

November 4, 2015 News
Women's lacrosse assistant coach Jim Leake.

Women’s lacrosse assistant coach passes away

Ohio Wesleyan women’s lacrosse assistant coach died Monday morning. Jim Leake, who was entering his third season as an assistant for the Bishops, had 20 years of coaching experience at the high school lacrosse level. He most notably started the women’s lacrosse [...]

November 2, 2015 News

OWU officially partners with Dominos

Students can expect one more change to Ohio Wesleyan’s food services this fall. At the Nov. 2 Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) meeting, senators learned that Dominos has become OWU’s off-campus pizza provider. This means that students can use [...]

November 2, 2015 News
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WCSA prepares for academic forum

Give the faculty a piece of your mind. At the Oct. 26 Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs full senate, senior Meghan Byram invited her fellow senators and the student body as a whole to participate in this year’s academic forum. [...]

October 27, 2015 News