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Professor of sociology and anthropology Alper Yalcinkaya. Photo: Department of sociology and anthropology.

Professor talks tensions in Turkey

Local elections could swing the balance of power in Turkey after more than a decade of one party rule, according an Ohio Wesleyan University professor and native of Turkey. Alper Yalcinkaya, an assistant professor of sociology and anthropology, spoke about [...]

March 31, 2014 News
Senior education major Annaliese Harvey working with children at the ECC.
Photo from the Early Childhood Center

Students as teachers create lasting memories at the ECC

While the Early Childhood Center is a fundamental resource for the education department, many members of the Ohio Wesleyan University community are unaware of the day-to-day dealings of the brown brick building they pass everyday en route to the academic [...]

March 31, 2014 News
From left to right: senior Krina Patel, senior Priyanka Venkataraman and freshman Shaaref Shah. They are working with the children at Woodward Elementary School. 
Photo by Jija Dutt

Local youth experience global culture

Eight years ago, the International Student Ambassador Program (ISAP) was created to promote cross-cultural exchange and mutual growth by connecting Ohio Wesleyan University’s international students and global nomads to the Delaware Community. Today, the program continues to grow at an [...]

March 31, 2014 News
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Global Grab: Still-missing MH 370, unrest in Ukraine, Egypt executions

The Issue: MH 370 On Monday, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak announced the missing plane went down in the southern Indian Ocean. The new confirmation came from Inmarsat, a British company that provided the satellite data, and from the British [...]

March 31, 2014 News
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Two weeks in five days

Women’s Week Preview By Sara Jane Sheehan Transcript Reporter Women’s Week, an annual series of programs started in the 1980s, has begun again this year and will soon make history. Friday night’s program will be a performance of “Butterfly Confessions” [...]

March 31, 2014 News
A member of the Delaware Fire Department removes water from the second floor of Stuyvesant Hall, where a sprinkler flooded a room late Friday morning.

Sprinkler floods Stuyvesant Hall

A member of the Delaware Fire Department removes water from the second floor of Stuyvesant Hall, where a sprinkler flooded a room late Friday morning. Photo by Noah Manskar Some residents of Stuyvesant Hall’s second floor are drying out their [...]

March 22, 2014 News

Global Grab: A Russian annexation and a missing Malaysian plane

Beginning in this week’s issue, I will be writing a weekly column about world affairs. It will consist of simple breakdowns of complex current events to help Ohio Wesleyan students and other readers get an idea of what’s going on [...]

March 22, 2014 News

DeAngelis, Hunter get All-American track honors

Illustration by Noah Manskar NCAA All-American honors are rare at any division level and in any sport. Two Bishops, senior Cara DeAngelis and junior Matt Hunter achieved these honors at the NCAA D-III indoor track and field championships on March [...]

March 22, 2014 News
Professor of English David Caplan’s book explores the relationship between hip-hop music and poetry. Caplan uses Jay Z and Kanye West as examples in his newest book.
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Shakespeare and Kanye: Comparing hip-hop to poetry

Professor of English David Caplan’s book explores the relationship between hip-hop music and poetry. Caplan uses Jay Z and Kanye West as examples in his newest book.   Jay Z and William Wordsworth. Kanye West and William Shakespeare. Eminem and [...]

March 21, 2014 News
Ji Young Choi, OWU politics and government professor, explains the rise of China’s power and economic status during the March 7 installment of the Great Decisions lecture series.

Professor discusses gaps in China’s superstrength

Ji Young Choi, OWU politics and government professor, explains the rise of China’s power and economic status during the March 7 installment of the Great Decisions lecture series. According to Ji Young Choi, China might develop the largest economy in [...]

March 21, 2014 News