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University receives second $8 million donation

University receives second $8 million donation

By Breanne Reilly Transcript Reporter The building formerly known as Pfeiffer Natatorium will get an extreme makeover thanks to a donation by Lou Simpson, ‘58, and his wife Kimberly Querrey. The donation will be used to build the Simpson-Querrey Fitness [...]

February 21, 2014 News
Progress begins in Merrick Hall

Progress begins in Merrick Hall

By Caleb Dorfman Transcript Reporter Ohio Wesleyan Department of Buildings & Grounds (B&G) has begun renovations on Merrick Hall. Merrick Hall is the defunct academic building located between University and Phillips Halls. “The architects are completing the construction documents, which [...]

February 21, 2014 News
Trustees return with renovation plans, funds

Trustees return with renovation plans, funds

By Breanne Reilly and Noah Manskar Transcript Reporter and Online Editor A $10 million fundraising campaign came to a quick end at the Board of Trustees’ winter retreat in Naples, Fla., last weekend. According to University President Rock Jones, trustees Lou [...]

February 13, 2014 News
Delta Tau Delta leads coat collection to fight the cold

Delta Tau Delta leads coat collection to fight the cold

Rather than complaining about attending classes, members of the Delta Tau Delta fraternity (Delt) thought of those without access to basic necessities during the frigid cold weather last week. For the past few weeks, Delt brothers have been collecting jackets, [...]

February 13, 2014 News
President’s Club recruits leaders for membership

President’s Club recruits leaders for membership

  With members active in the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs and Greek and Residential Life, President’s Club is home to many of the campus’ leaders – and they’re seeking more. Applications will be available until March 3rd for students [...]

February 13, 2014 News
Externships: more than a pesky email

Externships: more than a pesky email

  Ask the average Ohio Wesleyan student what the Bishop Externship Program is and the answer might be a blank stare. The student hearing about the program for the first time might not know anything about the program, except that [...]

February 13, 2014 News
Birthright eligibility rises

Birthright eligibility rises

The Taglit-Birthright Israel program recently changed its policy so that more Jewish students can be eligible. Birthright is an international program that sponsors free 10-day trips to Israel for Jewish students between the ages of 18 and 26. The old [...]

February 13, 2014 News
Black history events offer insight, education

Black history events offer insight, education

By Caleb Dorfman Transcript Reporter Students continue to celebrate Black History Month with events put on by various African-American groups on campus. The first event was the Feb. 3rd screening of the film “Black in America 2,” a CNN documentary [...]

February 13, 2014 News
WCSA appoints new residential representatives

WCSA appoints new residential representatives

Due to low numbers of applicants, the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) has added 14 Residential Representatives and eight other representatives, but was not able to hold elections. The Residential Representative applications were due on Jan. 24, but only [...]

February 13, 2014 News
Denison mourns one of their own

Denison mourns one of their own

By Ellin Youse and Brian Williams Editor-in-Chief and Transcript Reporter Members of the Denison University campus mourned the loss of senior David Hallman III, who was found dead Saturday night. According to a story released by Denison’s communications department, Hallman, [...]

February 13, 2014 News