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Counseling Services Overhaul

Counseling Services Overhaul

By Emily Feldmesser When Ohio Wesleyan students arrived back on campus after a summer away, many were shocked to hear two counselors, Drs. Colleen Cook and Eric Johnson, had left. Cook, for former director of Counseling Services at OWU, to [...]

September 15, 2013 News
Transparency of the Greek Community

Transparency of the Greek Community

By Marilyn Baer and Taylor Smith According to the university website, Ohio Wesleyan monitors over 120 student organizations on campus, 17 of which are Greek. These fraternities and sororities are private organizations that commit themselves to community service, bettering their [...]

September 15, 2013 News

In the Zone: Retail builders vie for permission to develop Delaware County land

By Marissa Alfano, Tim Alford and Brittany Vickers Transcript Reporters Directly off the Delaware-Sunbury exit of Interstate 71 lies a swampy, unkempt tract of land behind a Burger King.  Across the street is an undeveloped 88-acre quadrant with NorthGate signs [...]

July 15, 2013 News
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Changes to housing memorandum frustrate fraternities

By Elizabeth Childers In 2010, when Ohio Wesleyan took over ownership of the fraternity houses on Williams Drive, it was decided that there needed to be an agreement between the Fraternities, their alumni, Residential Life (ResLife), campus foodservice provider Chartwells [...]

June 8, 2013 News
Former Ohio Wesleyan provost and current professor of psychology David Robbins.

Empty promises and budget struggles: An investigation of the faculty salary debate at Ohio Wesleyan

View an interactive version of this story at Transcript Investigations. By Noah Manskar, Editor-in-Chief and Suzanne Samin, Transcript Correspondent Someone wanted students to know about the ongoing faculty salary dispute at Ohio Wesleyan. A small lime green flyer was posted, [...]

May 24, 2013 News

Thursday shooting injures one, suspect in custody

By Spenser Hickey Assistant Copy Editor and Noah Manskar Editor-in-Chief A man was shot Thursday night on the Woodward Elementary School playground at 200 S. Washington St., three blocks from the Ohio Wesleyan campus. Delaware Police Department (DPD) officers responded [...]

May 3, 2013 News

Day on the JAY gets students moving

By Morgan Christie Transcript Correspondent According to sophomore Kristen Puckett, Day on the JAY is not just a tradition, but an event not to be missed. Puckett, president of Campus Programming Board (CPB), said Day on the JAY, held this [...]

April 25, 2013 News
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Catching up: sex crime reporting in Delaware and at Ohio Wesleyan

By Noah Manskar Editor-in-Chief Rape and sexual assault are the most under-reported crimes nationally—54 percent of rapes are never reported to authorities, according to the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN). In Delaware, most that are reported are quickly [...]

April 25, 2013 News
Junior Nola Johnson accepts the Pete and Barbara Smith Leadership Award from Terree Stevenson, director of Multicultural Student Affairs, at Saturday’s Golden Bishop Awards ceremony.

Administration honors OWU ‘Leaders Who Rock’

By Marilyn Baer Transcript Reporter Students were rewarded last Saturday for their hard work and dedication to Ohio Wesleyan at the Golden Bishop Awards. The theme of this year’s ceremony was “Leaders Who Rock!” The Benes Rooms in Hamilton-Williams Campus [...]

April 25, 2013 News
OWU garden project gains momentum

OWU garden project gains momentum

By Sophie Crispin Transcript Reporter As the academic year nears its end, several students are just beginning work on the Ohio Wesleyan community garden. Located in front of the Student Observatory beside Stuyvesant Hall, the garden has been largely left [...]

April 25, 2013 News