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Sophomore Lisette Gonzalez draws a self-portrait at the Spectrum Resource Center's Queer Artist of the Month event spotlighting 20th-century painter Frida Kahlo. Photo by Spenser Hickey

With large membership, PRIDE looks toward week of programs

Club often works with Spectrum Resource Center By Spenser Hickey and Jamell Brown-Smith Managing Editor and Transcript Reporter With more than thirty consistent members at each meeting, PRIDE has become one of the largest non-Greek organizations on campus this year. [...]

October 1, 2014 News
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Pair of hospital transfers raises alcohol concerns

On Sept. 13, Public Safety transported two Ohio Wesleyan students to Grady Memorial Hospital. OWU typically sends around 5 to 10 students to the hospital per year, making the number unusually high for so early in the academic year. One student was reportedly [...]

October 1, 2014 News
Tear gas hits Occupy Central protestors in Hong Kong. Image: Wikimedia

Global Grab: Activists occupy Hong Kong, U.S. leads attacks on ISIL

The Issue: Hong Kong What started off as peaceful protests in Hong Kong escalated to involve tear gas and riot police on Sunday. Occupy Central with Love and Peace (Occupy Central, for short), a civil disobedience movement proposed by democracy [...]

September 30, 2014 News
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Delivery service brings restaurants a little bit closer

You can now order anything from any restaurant in Delaware, and have it delivered to your door.   James Encracion, the founder of Delaware Delivered, said he has seven drivers who will pick up food from any restaurant in the city of [...]

September 30, 2014 News
Dennis McNally. Photo courtesy Dennis McNally

Music historian talks life in the 1960s

Music historian and former publicist for The Grateful Dead, Dennis McNally, spoke on Tuesday about the power of music to unite and change cultures. Hosted by Ohio Wesleyan University’s Arneson Institute for Practical Politics and Public Affairs, the talk was, in [...]

September 29, 2014 News
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Delta Gamma does a week of good

Students around campus focused on giving back last week as part of “Do Good Week” presented by Delta Gamma (DG). Delta Gamma’s motto is Do Good and Delta Gamma nationally encouraged chapters in the US and Canada to Do Good [...]

September 25, 2014 News
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Tri Delta fundraising exceeds expectations

One sorority raised more money for its philanthropy last academic year than all other Greek organizations on campus combined. Delta Delta Delta sorority (Tri Delta) surpassed their goal for raising money for their philanthropy, St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. Last spring, Tri Delta [...]

September 25, 2014 News
Nancy Comorau. Photo by Spenser Hickey

Kappa Alpha Theta gives English professor national honor

  “I grew up in New Jersey, though I usually try not to admit that,” said English professor, Nancy Comorau. Comorau has been selected by Kappa Alpha Theta sorority’s national headquarters as “outstanding faculty of the year,” after being nominated [...]

September 25, 2014 News
COW Week aims to promote diversity

COW Week aims to promote diversity

The Citizens of the World (COW) house plans to promote its mission of bringing cultural diversity and awareness the week of Oct. 20. The members of the Small Living Unit (SLU) have planned a variety of events each portraying messages the house [...]

September 25, 2014 News
Sophomore Michael Mora-Brenes, vice president of Latin-American cultural club VIVA, speaks at the opening dinner for Hispanic Heritage Month. Sophomore Rosa Escobar, president, stands alongside. Photo by Spenser Hickey

VIVA begins Hispanic Heritage Month

Programs to include films, discussion on immigration and closing dinner Hispanic Film Series Schedule All films will be shown in the Benes Rooms of Hamilton-Williams Campus Center from September 18 to October 2. “7 Cajas” (Seven Boxes) – Sept. 18 at [...]

September 25, 2014 News