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The resolution to the parking wars

The resolution to the parking wars

By Elizabeth Childers Managing Editor Over the past two weeks, there has been a lot of talk about parking among the editorial staff and during that time, we published two editorials pointing out the very obvious problem about parking on [...]

March 1, 2013 Opinion
In defense of the Chartwells menu: A response to  ‘Students deserve food that supports individual and  communal health’

In defense of the Chartwells menu: A response to ‘Students deserve food that supports individual and communal health’

This letter concerns the quality of food provided by Chartwells dining services and not the racial insensitivity or lack thereof surrounding the Black History Dinner. I’d like to first focus specifically on the effort that Chartwells makes to remain accessible [...]

March 1, 2013 Opinion
Sound-Off OWU: What do you think about the tuition  increase?

Sound-Off OWU: What do you think about the tuition increase?

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February 15, 2013 Opinion
Students deserve  food that supports individual and  communal health

Students deserve food that supports individual and communal health

I didn’t eat in Smith Hall the evening Chartwells served its “black history” menu, but when I heard what was served, it was almost too much to believe—I certainly have not been totally satisfied with Chartwells as a foodservice provider, [...]

February 15, 2013 Opinion
How to tackle the 800 pound gorilla

How to tackle the 800 pound gorilla

By Tim Alford News Editor Off-campus housing has been a tough and controversial issue in the three years I have been at Ohio Wesleyan. However, last year the university continued going completely residential and did not have an off-campus lottery, [...]

February 15, 2013 Opinion
Booted: When OWU parking  becomes a problem

Booted: When OWU parking becomes a problem

By Jane Suttmeier Photography Editor It took me a while to figure out why I keep having problems with Ohio Wesleyan’s policies, but it all seems to be clear now. I have a car. Normally, for a teenage girl, that [...]

February 15, 2013 Opinion
Sound-Off OWU: What community  service are you  passionate about?

Sound-Off OWU: What community service are you passionate about?

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February 8, 2013 Opinion
Stereotypes ignore all Greek life has to offer

Stereotypes ignore all Greek life has to offer

By Tim Alford News Editor This week is an exciting time for all of the fraternities on campus, as we get to extend invitations to men to join our brotherhoods. In this time of things to come, I reflect on [...]

February 8, 2013 Opinion
Non-believers:  The Invisible Minority

Non-believers: The Invisible Minority

By Avery Winston Transcript Contributor Look at the people who are nearby you—what do they look like? You can tell a lot about a person from looking at them, but can you tell what they believe in? Some might say [...]

February 8, 2013 Opinion
Petition could give the ERA the life it needs

Petition could give the ERA the life it needs

The Equal Rights Amendment sought to create a constitutional protection against sexual discrimination under the law. From Alice Paul’s first draft in 1923 to the bold efforts in the 1970s and early ’80s, it met an untimely grave in 1982, [...]

February 8, 2013 Opinion