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An opinion of OWU Macks: “Not cool”

An opinion of OWU Macks: “Not cool”

By Dylan Hays, Transcript Reporter It’s been a few weeks since I’ve been on campus here at Ohio Wesleyan. Let me tell you, my first few weeks at OWU have been amazing. I love the campus, I love the history, [...]

September 22, 2016 Opinion
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Student called from person claiming to be FBI agent

By Areena Arora, Managing Editor By the time you’re done reading this piece, I might be in jail, arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), or, I might be deported back to my homeland, India. On Sept. 6, at [...]

September 22, 2016 Opinion
Fresh Start Bakery. Photo by Leia Miza.

Fresh Start rises on Sandusky Street

By Leia Miza, Photo Editor If you didn’t know, the most delicious cinnamon rolls are being made right here in town. Delaware’s newest cafe and bakery, Fresh Start, opened its doors to the community this past July, offering fresh baked [...]

September 22, 2016 Opinion
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Drinks made in Dela-where?

By Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor If you had asked me two years ago if I thought you could buy beer that was brewed in Delaware or drink wine from a vineyard down the road, my answer would have been: “Drinks [...]

September 9, 2016 Opinion
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Letter to the editor

Letter to the Editor Ohio Wesleyan University Transcript Monday, April 25, 2016 To Whom It May Concern: As former Editor-in- Chief and Managing Editor of the Ohio Wesleyan University Transcript, we were dismayed by the recent decision to prohibit student journalists’ [...]

April 30, 2016 Opinion, Soapbox
Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

     To the members of the Ohio Wesleyan University community: The April 18 action by the OWU faculty members should be reversed immediately. Although OWU, as a private institution, is well within its legal rights to be as secretive as it wishes, [...]

April 30, 2016 Opinion, Soapbox
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Look closer: being a mindful consumer

Olivia Lease, Online Editor I try to see stories in everything I purchase. I wonder whose hands made the sweater resting on my shoulders or where the watermelon I am currently eating was grown, picked, washed and perfectly sliced. I [...]

April 28, 2016 Opinion
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Rediscovering a former interest

Sara Hollabaugh, Arts &Entertainment Editor It’s ’s typically easy for people to be inspired by others. Whether it’s an influential piece of writing in the form of a book, play or movie, or an athlete overcoming major injuries, watching other [...]

April 25, 2016 Opinion
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Global Warming is real, duh

Matt Cohen, Editor-in-Chief The young adult skiing down the slush-covered Vermont mountain wearing nothing but a smiley face shaved into his chest hair and American flag thigh-tight shorts was the sanest of us all. We didn’t account for warm weather [...]

March 31, 2016 Opinion
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Cartoon of the week: March 28, 2016

*Free t-shirt not included: A cartoon series by Blake Fajack and Mili Green [...]

March 28, 2016 Cartoons, Opinion