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U.S. faces risk with Ukraine involvement

The 2015 Great Decisions lecture series opened on Feb. 6 with “Russia and the Near Abroad,” a hot topic about Russia’s recent aggression in Ukraine and its impact on the western world. The lecture took place from noon to 1 [...]

February 6, 2015 News
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The path back to 35

Recruitment for both men and women is not the only recent news involving Greek life on campus. An Ohio Wesleyan fraternity was given permission to move back into the place they once called home. After seven years without a house, [...]

February 6, 2015 News
Junior Curtice Taylor pays for his food at The Marketplace in the Hamilton-Williams Campus Center. Photo courtesy of Alex Gross.

No more running out of food points

Many Ohio Wesleyan students struggle to budget their meal points throughout the semester. Can a new meal plan fix this problem? “The new meal plans are designed to be more in line with the meal plans most universities offer,” said [...]

February 5, 2015 News
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Fresh faces bring fresh ambitions to WCSA

The Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) kicked off the year with more new members than last semester and with new goals for the future. First on the Feb. 2 meeting’s agenda was the appointment of several senators, a title [...]

February 4, 2015 News
A past OWU careerfest in the Benes Rooms.
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Career Services teams up with student volunteers

 Career Services wants to enhance job preparation for Ohio Wesleyan students. The career development team is meant to do just that. “The career development team is an initiative to increase student access to the office’s services and resources via highly trained [...]

February 4, 2015 News
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Survey on sexual assault sent to students

On Jan. 19, President Rock Jones emailed Ohio Wesleyan students asking them to complete a survey on sexual assault, which included questions about how safe students feel on campus and their confidence in school officials. According to the email, the [...]

February 4, 2015 News, Uncategorized
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New housing means fewer options

When Phi Delta Gamma (Fiji) takes back their house next semester, juniors and seniors will be left with fewer housing options than in the past. There are 32 rooms in 35 Williams Drive, one of the junior/senior living options, according [...]

February 3, 2015 News

Kenyon students make more, OWU students pay less

                      While Kenyon College graduates may end up making more money in their first five years than graduates from Ohio Wesleyan University, OWU alumnis won’t have to pay as much [...]

January 31, 2015 News
Megan R. Ellis '05. Photo courtesy of Connect2OWU.

Woltemade Center appoints alum to new position

Ohio Wesleyan alumna Megan (Sanders) Ellis (‘05) took on the new role as administrative director for the Woltemade Center in response to the continued growth of the economics department. Over 100 applications were received for the position. Alice Simon, faculty [...]

January 30, 2015 News
(Left to right) The four students who attended the national competition are Lidia Mowad, Jordan Bernstein, Rhiannon Herbert and Katherine Berger. Photo courtesy of Michael Esler.

Moot Court robbed in Miami

The Ohio Wesleyan Moot Court teams did not expect great success at nationals, and they certainly did not expect to get robbed on their last day of travel. OWU sent two teams to the national Moot Court competition in Miami, [...]

January 28, 2015 News