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Retired Army official warns of nuclear threats

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Though a nuclear bomb has not been detonated in 70 years, nuclear security still remains a strenuous and messy issue in foreign policy. “Every nation forms their foreign policy and national security policy [...]

March 2, 2017 News

Local ice cream shop welcomes back customers

By Alanna Henderson, Managing Editor Dari Point is officially open for the season. The locally, family owned ice cream shop is now open from mid-Feb. and closes mid-Oct. The ice cream shop opened on Feb. 15 and welcomed the warm [...]

March 2, 2017 News

Professor Goran Skosples says European finances uncertain

By Evan Walsh, Chief Copy Editor Goran Skosples has an optimistic, but uncertain, view of the ongoing economic crisis in Europe. An associate professor of economics at Ohio Wesleyan University, Skosples is a native of Croatia. He paid particular attention to those ways in which [...]

March 2, 2017 News

Q&A: Recent graduate and aspiring dancer, Jeremy Griffin-Jackson, talks OWU and future plans

By Alanna Henderson, Managing Editor Q: Tell me a little about yourself and what your years were like at Ohio Wesleyan. A: I’m originally from the Detroit, Michigan, a recent OWU graduate as of December, and I spent my three and a half [...]

March 2, 2017 News

President’s Club to host trilogy event with Jason Barger

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief Author, keynote speaker and leadership consultant Jason Barger will speak at Ohio Wesleyan at 8 p.m. on March 2 about his experiences as a CEO and the inspiration for his work. The event is hosted by President’s Club and will be [...]

March 2, 2017 News

WCSA Today: WCSA discusses the closing of an Indiana college and what it means for OWU students

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Saint Joseph’s College in Indiana is temporarily closing their doors next fall, and Ohio Wesleyan will help pick up the slack. “Ohio Wesleyan has already offered [Saint Joseph’s College students] financial accommodations to match all non-athletic scholarships, plus $6,000 [...]

March 2, 2017 News

The Board of Trustees travel to Florida for an update on OWU’s campus status

By Alanna Henderson, Managing Editor The Ohio Wesleyan Board of Trustees held an offsite three-day retreat in Florida; it’s the first offsite meeting since 2014. The meeting took place in Naples, Florida, from Feb. 9 through Feb. 11. with President Rock Jones, several trustees, [...]

March 2, 2017 News

Faculty Meeting: Faculty vote to approve changes to curriculum

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief Faculty voted to allow Human Anatomy (ZOOL 329) for permanent addition to the zoology program and also approved changes to the curriculum for music majors at the faculty meeting Feb. 20. Ohio Wesleyan’s music department requested “alterations to music courses, [...]

March 2, 2017 News

CPB announces headliner

By Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor The Campus Programming Board (CPB) is bringing The Mowgli’s as the headliner to Ohio Wesleyan for Bishop Bash this year. Planning since last year, junior Kristen Nooney, CPB president, said it was a long process of finalizing the [...]

March 2, 2017 News

Public safety sends alert to students to shelter in place

By Transcript Staff Delaware Police Department (DPD) is searching for two possible suspects for a “reported crime involving a gun” in downtown Delaware. Ohio Wesleyan’s Public Safety (PS) sent an alert at 11:47 a.m., Feb. 17, notifying the campus community [...]

February 17, 2017 News