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America’s oldest discussion series travels to Delaware to discuss foreign policy

By Anna Davies, Transcript Correspondent The largest and longest-running grassroots politics education program is starting its 2017 series in Delaware on Feb. 17 at the Williams Street United Methodist Church. The theme of this year’s Great Decisions series is U.S. Foreign Policy, according [...]

February 2, 2017 News

The Backstretch moves focus from bar to food

By Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor Known to many as “The Stretch,” a staple in Delaware since 1990, The Backstretch has rebranded from just a bar to The Backstretch Kitchen and Drinks. Owned by Joanne Meyer and her son Kyle Meyer ‘02, an OWU [...]

February 2, 2017 News

OWU Spanish professor nominated for AHTC position

By Alanna Henderson, Managing Editor Assistant Professor of Spanish Glenda Y. Nieto-Cuebas was nominated to run for the three-year renewable term on the Board of Directors of The Association for Hispanic Classical Theatre. Her term began in January 2017. The Association for Hispanic Classical Theatre (AHCT) [...]

February 2, 2017 News

When “punk” meets politics

By Evan Walsh, Chief Copy Editor Ohio Wesleyan Professor Sean Kay presented his book “Rockin’ the Free World!: How the Rock & Roll Revolution Changed America and the World” at a reception held in the Ross Art Museum on Friday, Jan. 27. The book explores [...]

February 2, 2017 News

Faculty and administrator present at Fort Lauderdale shooting

By Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor On Jan. 6, 2017, Paul Kostyu and Chuck Stinemetz found themselves part of a national news story. Kostyu, associate professor of journalism, was traveling back from Cuba and Stinemetz, provost, was on a weekend vacation [...]

February 2, 2017 News

Prof. David Caplan selected to serve on creative writing forum

By Anna Davies, Transcript Correspondent Professor of English, poetry scholar and published author David Caplan will serve five years on the executive committee of the Modern Language Association’s international Creative Writing Forum. Caplan’s term began Jan. 9, according to an Ohio Wesleyan press release. [...]

February 2, 2017 News

Greek community rushes into formal recruitment

By Alanna Henderson, Managing Editor New year, new members—spring semester is the busiest time of the year for Ohio Wesleyan’s Greek community. Formal recruitment for fraternities and sororities take place at the start of spring semester every year. Sorority recruitment [...]

February 2, 2017 News

WCSA Today: New budgets approved

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor The Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) is back in session this semester and a new administration in charge. With junior Chris Dobeck as president and sophomore Michael Sheetz as vice-president, WCSA has [...]

February 2, 2017 News

Hopsters provides festive beer options

By Shamayeta Rahman, Transcript Reporter Holiday-themed beers are in stock at Barley Hopsters. Flavors include nutmeg, cinnamon and allspices, all of which are already in shelves. Owner Brian Harpster displayed a collection of holiday-themed beers, some of which are made locally. [...]

December 8, 2016 News

New pizza place opens in Delaware

By Leah Mizas, Photo Editor Pizza shop MOhio opened its doors to the Delaware community with a concise, one page menu of pizza, sandwiches, salads and drinks. Owner Mo Nelson said he wanted to get into the food business and has [...]

December 8, 2016 News