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Black Men of the Future rejoins campus community

By Juwaun Tye, Transcript Correspondent The African-American community at Ohio Wesleyan has a renewed chance to make its mark on the university. Black Men of the Future (BMF) has officially been added as a club, and the group has high aspirations [...]

April 6, 2017 News

OWU students discuss sexual assault and lead campus march

By Alanna Henderson, Managing Editor 1 in 3 women worldwide experience some form of sexual violence or intimate partner violence. 1 in 6 men experience sexual violence. Less than 50 percent of victims report these crimes, according to Take Back [...]

April 6, 2017 News

Women’s Resource Center makes a splash in sex education

By Allie Smith, Transcript Correspondent and Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor The Nimbus 2000: a toy for all ages. Mattel designed this item as a children’s toy, but the now discontinued Harry Potter battery-operated broomstick is also available in adult sex [...]

April 6, 2017 News

Commencement speaker revealed

By Ben Simpson, Transcript Correspondent On Senior Night at The Backstretch, President Rock Jones revealed that Andres Duarte ’65 was chosen as this year’s keynote commencement speaker. The commencement speaker is chosen by the senior class president and Jones. Lee [...]

April 6, 2017 News

Mike DeWitt, men’s basketball head coach, selected as interim athletics director

By Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor Men’s basketball head coach Mike DeWitt will serve as the interim athletics director. According to a campus-wide email from Chuck Stinemetz, provost, DeWitt will take over Ingles position in mid-May. ”Roger leaves big shoes to [...]

March 24, 2017 News, Sports

Saudi Arabia remains in a state of transition

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief If global warming becomes a major issue or alternate fuels are developed, Saudi Arabia’s economy will suffer, according to a former energy consultant. To diversify Saudi Arabia’s economy, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud drafted the [...]

March 23, 2017 News, Politics

Political pendulum shifts in Latin America

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief By many indicators, Latin America has the most unequal distribution of wealth in the world. Some have termed Latin America’s uneven distribution “the birth defect of in- equality because it dates back to at least colonization,” [...]

March 23, 2017 News, Politics

OWU alumnus shares passion for recruiting Battling Bishops in Ohio

While Ohio Wesleyan was originally Patrick Huber’s backup plan for college, it ended up being his best plan. The Air Force Academy first opened its doors in April 1954 in  the city of Colorado Springs, CO. Huber aspired to go [...]

March 23, 2017 News, Sports

New athletic opportunities for upcoming school year

By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor Ohio Wesleyan recently announced the addition of several new athletic teams and a marching band for the coming academic year for new and current students to join. Before they were approved, OWU offered 23 different [...]

March 23, 2017 News, Sports

WCSA TODAY: Bill Nye budget denied due to cost

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief The Environment and Wildlife Club (E&W) requested $75,000 to bring Bill Nye to Ohio Wesleyan for Green Week. The Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs’ (WCSA) Budget Committee denied the request. E&W wanted to bring either Nye [...]

March 23, 2017 News