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Wil Haygood to speak at graduation

The American journalist and author Wil Haygood is set to speak at Ohio Wesleyan’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 10. Haygood was chosen by Ohio Wesleyan president, Rock Jones and senior class president, Elizabeth Fisher. Haygood is known for his [...]

April 22, 2015 News

It’s all fun and games until something gets stolen

Fraternity composites are a timeless tradition that cannot be broken – unless they’re stolen from the houses they belong to. Sigma Chi, Phi Kappa Psi (Phi Psi) and Phi Delta Theta (Phi Delt) all had composites stolen from their houses, [...]

April 21, 2015 News

Reporting error goes unnoticed for years

Ohio Wesleyan faculty and staff were alerted to an error in compensation that caused the university to reevaluate proposed changes to employee healthcare contributions. As of the spring 2015 semester, Ohio Wesleyan is facing a $4.5 million deficit in budget. [...]

April 21, 2015 News

WCSA continues to make change

When two prospective students asked the vice president of the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) about baked goods, she knew something was wrong. Emma Drongowski, a junior, began her April 20 full senate report by saying, “let’s talk about [...]

April 21, 2015 News

Family relationships affect personal health

Where you live, where you work and even your family relationships all affect personal health. Emily Ahonen spoke to Ohio Wesleyan students about the social determinants of public health. Ahonen is a researcher and assistant professor of environmental health science [...]

April 17, 2015 News

App aims at college life

By: Charlie Kottler, Transcript correspondent   A new social media live streaming app is shaking up college campuses by allowing viewers to interact with live campus events like never before. Twitter’s new live streaming companion app was launched this week. [...]

April 17, 2015 News

Trattoria chef has hidden talent

By: Houston Smith, Transcript correspondent   He is a self-employed tattoo artist who can make a standard, no topping pizza in less than two minutes, and he hasn’t seen his chin in 10 years. Jeff Eden, Ohio Wesleyan class of [...]

April 16, 2015 News

WCSA passes bagel reform

While students enjoyed beautiful spring sunshine on the Jay, the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) met indoors for their April 13 full senate meeting – and for ice cream. Several official matters were discussed before the frozen dessert arrived. [...]

April 15, 2015 News

Housing regulations change, reflect other campuses

By: Ashley Day, Transcript correspondent   With the desire to attract and recruit more students from local areas, Ohio Wesleyan University recently made a change to its residency requirement, which will take effect in fall 2015, director of residential life [...]

April 15, 2015 News

The Vagina Monologues grapples with tough issues

A performance of The Vagina Monologues introduced students to topics on women and sex, gender identity, violence and relationships in a crowded Bishop Café on April 4. The text was written by Even Ensler in the 1990s. “She went around [...]

April 14, 2015 News