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Sergeant Chris Mickens works closely with Building and Grounds to clean up flooding in Smith Hall that occurred Saturday morning.

Early morning flooding leaves Smith Hall under foot of water

Seventy-five  students were evacuated from Smith Hall at 1:30 a.m. Saturday due to a water pipe leakage. Student possessions were ruined, rooms were left under as much as a foot of water, and students were inconvenienced when they were forced [...]

February 2, 2012 News
Avvio’s invites students to eat, drink and be entertained

Avvio’s invites students to eat, drink and be entertained

“Welcome to Avvio’s!” A man with short cropped hair and glasses enthusiastically greeted customers at the door. His name is Ray Smith, vice president of marketing at Avvio’s Italian Restaurant and Grille. He has huge plans for this new business. [...]

February 2, 2012 News
Sophomore Jenna Culina tests the water temperature before showering under the new low-flow shower head in the Women’s House. Some students have complained about reduced water pressure as a result of the change made over break.

Students say ‘no’ to low-flow

Over the winter break,  “low water flow” showerheads were installed in every shower in every room in the residence halls and Small Living Units. The move has left some students feeling a little “under pressure.” The gleaming silver fixtures are [...]

February 2, 2012 News
WCSA presents revised student harassment policy

WCSA presents revised student harassment policy

Ohio Wesleyan prides itself as being an institution that embraces diversity. It welcomes those from all walks of life and gives them the opportunity to be a part of the OWU family. Unfortunately, striving for diversity does not eliminate instances [...]

February 1, 2012 News
Vandals hit Oak Hill  … again

Vandals hit Oak Hill … again

An unknown perpetrator vandalized the side mirrors of eight cars, at least six of which belong to students, along Oak Hill Avenue on Jan. 20. The crime is the second of two similar crimes to happen to vehicles parked on [...]

February 1, 2012 News
Common interests unite SLU members

Common interests unite SLU members

SLUs (Small Living Units) only had 10 days to finish interviews and deliberate to meet this year’s Jan. 25 deadline, leaving some SLUs struggling to advertise openings and fill spots. Sophomore Katasha Ross, a member of the Inter-Faith House, said [...]

February 1, 2012 News
SLUSH week: fighting for future house mates

SLUSH week: fighting for future house mates

Ohio Wesleyan’s Small Living Units, or SLUs, held interviews this week for prospective residents who are dedicated to the cause and who add to the community of each house. Each SLU has different academic requirements for prospective students to meet, [...]

February 1, 2012 News
New frat presidents focus on building awareness, programs

New frat presidents focus on building awareness, programs

Every January, the seven fraternities on campus inaugurate new presidents to their chapters. Every president is different from the last, and each new president has new ideas and plans for the upcoming year. Phi Delta Theta president, junior Marshall Morris, [...]

February 1, 2012 News
Sororities on campus are GROWING

Sororities on campus are GROWING

Formal recruitment comes every spring, and the five sororities on campus prepare for this important time of year months in advance. All the preparation culminates in a week of activities for women on campus interested in Greek life until bids [...]

February 1, 2012 News
New athletic website keeps OWU fans updated

New athletic website keeps OWU fans updated

Ohio Wesleyan has made many changes to the campus going into the 2011/2012 school year. The next time you check the schedule of your favorite Battling Bishops team, you may notice another change: a new athletic homepage. The new homepage [...]

February 1, 2012 News