Friday 28th October 2016,
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Trump: he loves me, he loves me not

By Areena Arora, Managing Editor Little did we know what scarce Onesidential candidate Donald Trump declared at a rally in Edison, New Jersey that he “is a big fan of Hindu, and a big fan of India.” Flash back to April [...]

October 22, 2016 Opinion
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Jimmy Fallon hugged me, but there’s no proof

By Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor True life: I hugged Jimmy Fallon and they didn’t show it on TV. Last month, my boyfriend and I got tickets to the taping of a Fallon episode in New York after sitting on a [...]

October 22, 2016 Opinion

Sports icons lost in 2016

By Ross Hickenbottom, Sports Editor On Sunday, the 25th of September, I received two ESPN notifications on my phone of deaths in the sports world; Miami Marlins ace pitcher Jose Fernandez and legendary golf icon, Arnold Palmer. Two in one [...]

October 12, 2016 Opinion

Chelsea Clinton, pushing politics since Trump paid taxes

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Growing up in the White House has a lot of perks, including train- ing Chelsea Clinton to be a political mule. September 27, National Voter Registration Day, Courtney Dunne, editor-and-chief, and I were con- tacted [...]

October 8, 2016 Opinion
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

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