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Faculty shuts students out of their November meeting

In an unprecedented move, student representatives from the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) and The Transcript were denied access to the Nov. 16 faculty meeting. For the short period of time that students were outside Merrick Hall’s third floor meeting [...]

November 16, 2015 News
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Calling all artists: the OWL

By: Ross Hickenbottom, Transcript Correspondent Do you love writing? Do you want others to see your writing? The OWL is your answer. The OWL is Ohio Wesleyan’s annual literary magazine and is published during the spring semester for students to showcase their [...]

November 13, 2015 News
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Card office does more than give student IDs: just ask Nancy Tumeo

Need a hug? Just go to the card office in the Hamilton­-Williams Campus Center. Most students, faculty and staff probably know Nancy Tumeo as “the card office lady,” but Tumeo does a lot more than generate student IDs and track food [...]

November 12, 2015 News

Sigma Chi now closed on campus

This story updated on 11/12/15 Late Wednesday, Nov. 11, the Ohio Wesleyan University community was alerted that the Sigma Chi fraternity is being closed immediately. According to the email sent to students and faculty, the international headquarters of the fraternity were the [...]

November 11, 2015 News
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Religion and classics expert visits OWU

A triple threat comes to Ohio Wesleyan: religion, philosophy and classics professor Heidi Wendt spoke to students Nov. 2 about religion in the Roman Empire. Wendt, from Wright State University, delivered her lecture, “Judaism and Christianity as Religion in the Roman Empire: [...]

November 10, 2015 News
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WCSA needs new members

Senators hate empty seats. At the Nov. 9 Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) meeting, student representatives were encouraged to invite their classmates to run for student government. By the start of the full senate, over ten positions remained unapplied for. [...]

November 10, 2015 News
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The Bloodmobile comes to OWU

By: Cuckoo Gupta, Transcript Correspondent Students at Ohio Wesleyan almost missed donating blood this semester. But Circle K, a community service club at OWU, collaborated with the American Red Cross to bring the bloodmobile, a donation center on­ wheels, to campus. “The American [...]

November 6, 2015 News
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Search committee for new dean of students formed

A search committee has been created to find a new leader of student affairs at Ohio Wesleyan University. The committee to hire a new dean of students is chaired by psychology professor Vicki DiLillo and will soon begin to engage the campus [...]

November 6, 2015 News
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Provost, professor and president: Louthan discusses 43 years at OWU

Many students know William Louthan as the politics and government professor with a penchant for constitutional law and judicial politics. But in his 43-­year tenure at Ohio Wesleyan, he has also served as provost for 14 years and president for one. Louthan [...]

November 5, 2015 News
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Eco containers available for all

By: Hannah Wargo, Transcript Correspondent It’s easy to be green with the new reusable takeout containers in the Hamilton­-Williams Food Court. And soon it may be even easier. The “green container program,” implemented by Chartwells and the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) [...]

November 5, 2015 News