Friday 01st August 2014,
The Transcript

Browsing the "News" Category

The Global Village raises international awareness in OWU Students

The Global Village raises international awareness in OWU Students

By Katie Wiskofske Transcript Correspondent A local fair trade store, Global Village Collection, gives Ohio Wesleyan students a small taste of the world. The idea behind the store started in 1982 at Asbury United Methodist Church with a few families [...]

October 26, 2012 News
SpringFest cancelled due to lack  of attendance

SpringFest cancelled due to lack of attendance

By Sarah Love Transcript Correspondent Campus Programming Board’s annual event SpringFest is cancelled this year because of last year’s low attendance. In an effort to save money on the event last spring, the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs asked CPB [...]

October 26, 2012 News
Permit problems take students to OSU for Obama rally

Permit problems take students to OSU for Obama rally

By Ellin Youse Transcript Reporter When students gathered around City Park Gazebo to hear artist will.i.am speak on the importance of early voting, they were not anticipating they would instead be traveling to will.i.am and President Barack Obama’s rally at [...]

October 26, 2012 News
CAC paints campus pink for cancer awareness

CAC paints campus pink for cancer awareness

By Jenna Rodcay Transcript Reporter Ohio Wesleyan’s Colleges Against Cancer (CAC) club has been working hard to remind the OWU campus that October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and the pink bras around campus are only one of their many [...]

October 26, 2012 News
College students may be deciding factor in election

College students may be deciding factor in election

By Jacob Beach Transcript Correspondent When it comes to the 2012 election, college students may be a deciding factor. Junior Tim Alford, president of College Republicans, emphasized that point. “Student voters are extremely important,” Alford said. “For many students, this [...]

October 26, 2012 News
Military moms take stand against Iraq and Afghanistan wars

Military moms take stand against Iraq and Afghanistan wars

By Rachel Vinciguerra Transcript Correspondent Two mothers of soldiers active in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan spoke to OWU students about the need for peace in America on Oct. 16. Mary Hladky, vice chair of “Military Families Speak Out,” [...]

October 26, 2012 News
Rumors of ghosts spook up paranormal investigations

Rumors of ghosts spook up paranormal investigations

By Heather Kuch Sports Editor Sometimes considered one of the most haunted colleges in America, Ohio Wesleyan has a wide variety of spirits worth investigating, and this is exactly what the OWU Paranormal Research Society aims to do. Many of [...]

October 26, 2012 News
PRIDE opens doors for LGBTQ supporters to enter

PRIDE opens doors for LGBTQ supporters to enter

By Cecilia Smith Transcript Reporter Students snapped and clapped as peers and professors “came out” at PRIDE’s event to celebrate National Coming-Out Day. The event took place on Thursday, Oct. 11. A cardboard door set up in the Hamilton-Williams Campus [...]

October 26, 2012 News
Downtown shops offer products of ‘better quality’

Downtown shops offer products of ‘better quality’

By Noah Manskar Transcript Correspondent In the past six months, new shops, such as Simply Vague and Button Up, have expanded downtown Delaware’s offering of locally made products. Kathleen Miller, proprietor of Button Up, opened her shop April 2 of [...]

October 26, 2012 News
The rededication of Stuyvesant Hall last weekend attracted many alumni, parents and students to attend the historic ceremony. The 15 month renovation project was funded by generous contributions from alumni. Stuyvesant first opened its doors in 1931 and was a women-only residence hall.

Rededication rekindles decades of memories

By Rachel Vinciguerra Transcript Correspondent After 15 months of renovations Stuyvesant Hall officially opened its doors last Friday as current students, faculty, trustees, alumni and Ohio Wesleyan parents participated in this historic event. David Chambliss, development officer of university relations, [...]

October 4, 2012 News