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Wikipedia can only go so far

Wikipedia can only go so far

By Thomas Wolber Associate Professor of MFL This is the time of year when student papers are due. So, let’s have a closer look at what constitutes proper, original research as opposed to dubious, unreliable second-hand information based on misconceptions. [...]

December 7, 2012 Opinion
College liberal  regrets attitude of Democratic peers

College liberal regrets attitude of Democratic peers

By Spenser Hickey Transcript Correspondent As a proud liberal, a member of OWU’s College Democrats, and a former volunteer with President Obama’s re-election campaign, I am ashamed of the judgemental behavior referenced in last week’s editorial “I’m not stupid. I’m [...]

December 7, 2012 Opinion
Sound Off OWU: How do you think America will do in the next four years?

Sound Off OWU: How do you think America will do in the next four years?

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November 16, 2012 Opinion
Vandals, no vandalizing!

Vandals, no vandalizing!

By Elizabeth Childers Online Editor This weekend, an alumnus and I were walking around Stuyvescent Hall. He had not seen the new building since its renovations occurred after his graduation and wanted to see the changes made. He was pleasantly [...]

November 16, 2012 Opinion
The silo: annoyance, deadly reminder, work of art

The silo: annoyance, deadly reminder, work of art

By Rachel Vinciguera Transcript Correspondent We’ve all seen the silo in the middle of HamWill. It seems like everyone’s got an opinion about it. “It’s in the way.” “That thing gave me splinters!” “Did you know you can climb inside…?” [...]

November 16, 2012 Opinion
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Cartoon 11/17/2012

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November 16, 2012 Opinion
Sound Off OWU: How do you stay energized?

Sound Off OWU: How do you stay energized?

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November 9, 2012 Opinion
Comic Nov. 8, 2012

Comic Nov. 8, 2012

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November 9, 2012 Opinion
Embrace the magic of the holiday season, not the commercialized kind

Embrace the magic of the holiday season, not the commercialized kind

By Elizabeth Childers Online Editor Christmas has arrived. Don’t believe me? Watch cable for an hour or go get a coffee from McDonald’s. “Unwrap a little joy?” I’m still unwrapping my winter clothes. What happened to Thanksgiving? The holiday dedicated [...]

November 9, 2012 Opinion
Living like the Man in the Can: I am not Oscar the Grouch

Living like the Man in the Can: I am not Oscar the Grouch

By Elizabeth Childers Online Editor Trash overflowing in the stairwells. Recycling that hasn’t been taken out in weeks. Dirt and hair tumble weeds float down the hallways and bathrooms that are rarely cleaned. Think I’m talking about Smith? Guess again. [...]

November 9, 2012 Opinion