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Stuyvesant Hall renovations approach completion

Stuyvesant Hall renovations approach completion

By Jacob Beach Transcript Correspondent The last time this much construction took place in and around the halls of Stuyvesant was nearly 85 years ago when the building first underwent construction. A 2009 report published by the North Central Association [...]

September 24, 2012 News
WSCA seeks to increase  funds with parking meters

WSCA seeks to increase funds with parking meters

By Spenser Hickey Transcript Correspondent The parking meter initiative came one step closer to success during the Sept. 10 Wesleyan Counsel of Student Affairs meeting. Public Safety Director Robert Wood said once WCSA had the funds, the meters would be [...]

September 24, 2012 News
Professors feed students lecture on importance  of food sources

Professors feed students lecture on importance of food sources

By Carly Shields and Liza Bennet Transcript Reporters Four Ohio Wesleyan professors chewed on the importance of food at “bite’s” first lecture. The lecture, titled “Why is Food Important? Food Across the Disciplines at Ohio Wesleyan University: A Panel Discussion” [...]

September 24, 2012 News
Delaware County Fair

Delaware County Fair

Organizers of the fair say the fair has a long tradition of providing a place for people to exchange ideas, demonstrate skills and exhibit products, but is also a great source for recreation and entertainment as well. People of all [...]

September 24, 2012 News
Student indebtedness: what can be done?

Student indebtedness: what can be done?

By Thomas Wolber Associate Professor of MFL In 2011 and 2012, the amount of student loans crossed the $100 billion mark for the first time. The total loans outstanding now exceed $1 trillion, which is far higher than either credit [...]

September 24, 2012 News
Kimberlie Goldsberry

Dean encourages students to voice campus concerns

By Noah Manskar Transcript Correspondent Dean of Students Kimberlie Goldsberry offered students a free lunch and a chance to voice their opinions at the first Dine with the Dean event of the new academic year. Goldsberry said she started hosting [...]

September 24, 2012 News
Religious opportunities abound on campus

Religious opportunities abound on campus

By Kathleen Dalton Transcript Correspondent Ohio Wesleyan University Chaplain, Jon Powers, said the community of religious and spiritual organizations on campus are like colored stones within a kaleidoscope. With just a simple tap the entire composition of the kaleidoscope changes. [...]

September 24, 2012 News
Senior Marshall Morris (right) pauses with Savannah Pingree and Mike Wade of Willamette University before going ziplining in Costa Rica where they particpated in the Beyond Study Abroad program.

Athletes use sports for good in Costa Rica

By Marissa Alfano Editor-in-Chief Through the program Beyond Study Abroad, four OWU student athletes visited Costa Rica this summer, immersing themselves in the culture while taking classes, volunteering and training for their sport. Beyond Study Abroad is a program designed [...]

September 17, 2012 News
Sexual misconduct policy receives small, important changes

Sexual misconduct policy receives small, important changes

By Noah Manskar Transcript Correspondent The Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs approved a revised Ohio Wesleyan sexual misconduct policy on Sept. 3 after a lengthy review process by university administrators, faculty, staff and students. According to Mike Esler, Coordinator of [...]

September 17, 2012 News
Ohio’s no texting and driving ban officially in effect

Ohio’s no texting and driving ban officially in effect

By Margaret Bagnell Transcript Reporter On Aug. 31, Ohio became the 36th state to ban texting while driving. The law states it illegal to send, write or read a text message, talk on a cell phone, use Bluetooth, or other [...]

September 17, 2012 News