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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
Bike rental program on rocky ground

Bike rental program on rocky ground

By Jamell Brown-Smith Transcript Correspondent The bike rental program has existed for years, but changes to the program this year have left students confused and left without bikes. “I went to Student Help, and they sent me to Public Safety,” said [...]

September 22, 2013 News
Sean Kay announced as new the director of Arneson Institute

Sean Kay announced as new the director of Arneson Institute

By Julianne Zala Transcript Reporter Sean Kay, professor of politics and government, is the new director of Ohio Wesleyan’s Arneson Institute for Practical Politics and Public Affairs. As director, Kay plans to create new avenues to share information with students, [...]

September 22, 2013 News
Class of 2017 most diverse in university history

Class of 2017 most diverse in university history

By Brian Cook Transcript Reporter No matter what the class of 2017 ends up achieving, it has already made history at Ohio Wesleyan. According to Rebecca Eckstein, vice-president of Enrollment and Strategic Communication, this year’s incoming class is more diverse [...]

September 22, 2013 News