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Saudi Arabia remains in a state of transition

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief If global warming becomes a major issue or alternate fuels are developed, Saudi Arabia’s economy will suffer, according to a former energy consultant. To diversify Saudi Arabia’s economy, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud drafted the [...]

March 23, 2017 News, Politics

Political pendulum shifts in Latin America

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief By many indicators, Latin America has the most unequal distribution of wealth in the world. Some have termed Latin America’s uneven distribution “the birth defect of in- equality because it dates back to at least colonization,” [...]

March 23, 2017 News, Politics

OWU alumnus shares passion for recruiting Battling Bishops in Ohio

While Ohio Wesleyan was originally Patrick Huber’s backup plan for college, it ended up being his best plan. The Air Force Academy first opened its doors in April 1954 in  the city of Colorado Springs, CO. Huber aspired to go [...]

March 23, 2017 News, Sports

New athletic opportunities for upcoming school year

By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor Ohio Wesleyan recently announced the addition of several new athletic teams and a marching band for the coming academic year for new and current students to join. Before they were approved, OWU offered 23 different [...]

March 23, 2017 News, Sports

WCSA TODAY: Bill Nye budget denied due to cost

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief The Environment and Wildlife Club (E&W) requested $75,000 to bring Bill Nye to Ohio Wesleyan for Green Week. The Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs’ (WCSA) Budget Committee denied the request. E&W wanted to bring either Nye [...]

March 23, 2017 News

State representative inspires at talk

By Evan Walsh, Chief Copy Editor On Nov. 8, 2016, Donald J. Trump was elected as the 45th president of the United States. Ilhan Omar, a Somali-American woman and follower of Islam, was elected to her state’s legislature that same [...]

March 23, 2017 News

Athletics Director Roger Ingles to leave OWU for Capital University

Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor Athletics Director Roger Ingles is leaving OWU to become director of athletics at Capital University. On March 23, President Rock Jones sent a campus-wide email stating Ingles is leaving behind his combined 33 years of experience [...]

March 23, 2017 News

House of Black Culture residents to be relocated

By Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor Ohio Wesleyan University has notified the House of Black Culture (HBC) residents that they are being relocated. On March 2, President Rock Jones sent a campus-wide email stating the house, located at 65 Oak Hill Ave., [...]

March 23, 2017 News

Ohio Wesleyan kicks off 175 years with charter day celebration

By Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor On Tuesday, March 7, from noon to 1 p.m., Ohio Wesleyan is celebrating its 175th year on the day the school was given a charter. Erin England, social media producer for the office of university [...]

March 6, 2017 News

Delta Gamma’s annual philanthropy event makes a splash

By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor Greek life at Ohio Wesleyan University came together to participate in Delta Gamma’s Anchor Splash, and other drives to raise money for a philanthropic cause just last week. Every spring semester, Delta Gamma (DG) holds [...]

March 2, 2017 News