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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
Project Unbreakable has ‘profound impact’ on  survivors

Project Unbreakable has ‘profound impact’ on survivors

By Suzanne Samin Arts & Entertainment Editor When Grace Brown created Project Unbreakable in her dorm room at the School of Visual Arts in New York City, she did not know it would take her many places across the country, [...]

October 4, 2012 News
‘Senseless destruction’ at high cost to students

‘Senseless destruction’ at high cost to students

By Breanne Reilly News Editor Public Safety is investigating damages inflicted upon the Smith East and West residence halls. In the past month, the buildings have procured several hundred dollars in damages and Smith residents are paying out of pocket [...]

October 4, 2012 News
OWU  welcomes families for the weekend

OWU welcomes families for the weekend

By Jacob Beach Transcript Correspondent After just five weeks of classes, students are starting to settle in their rooms and grow comfortable with their course load. But for some parents, five weeks is the longest time they have been away [...]

October 4, 2012 News
Phi Beta Gamma making a strong comeback on campus

Phi Beta Gamma making a strong comeback on campus

By Marilyn Baer Transcript Correspondent Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity is one of the newest additions to the Greek community at OWU. Fiji officially gained its first pledge class on March 8 of last semester after their national headquarters facilitated their [...]

October 4, 2012 News