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Summer  internships: an unneccessary but useful aid

Summer internships: an unneccessary but useful aid

This editorial is written in response to last week’s opinion piece, “Summer internships: a necessary evil”. Simply rebuttling last issue’s article would be impossible. Contrary to what some may argue, there is no such thing as an incorrect opinion. However, [...]

April 13, 2012 Opinion
Olmstead’s trilogy completed: Historic wars through the eyes of young boy soldiers

Olmstead’s trilogy completed: Historic wars through the eyes of young boy soldiers

Robert Olmstead’s war trilogy is now complete. The first book, “Coal Black Horse” was published in 2007, followed by “Far Bright Star” in 2009. The third book, “The Coldest Night,” was just released on April 3. Reading the cycle in [...]

April 13, 2012 Opinion
The back of a T-shirt at the Denison OWU lacrosse game is just one example of the rivalry between the two schools.

Lacrosse rivalry turns ugly at Denison

So. Denison, apparently, sucks. At least that’s what the masses of cheering OWU fans chanted at Saturday’s Ohio Wesleyan vs. Denison lacrosse game. I don’t know much about lacrosse, and I don’t feel any need to discuss the game at [...]

April 5, 2012 Opinion
Sound-Off OWU: Would you want to live in Stuy next year?

Sound-Off OWU: Would you want to live in Stuy next year?

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April 5, 2012 Opinion
Can the 1-in-4 find the help they need?

Can the 1-in-4 find the help they need?

One in four. This was the tagline of a campaign by Active Minds, a national collegiate mental health advocacy group with chapters all over the U.S., including here at Ohio Wesleyan. It represents the roughly 25 percent of adults diagnosed [...]

April 5, 2012 Opinion
Summer  internships: a neccessary evil

Summer internships: a neccessary evil

The days when summer meant lounging by the pool with friends and the occasional lifeguarding shift or babysitting job are long gone for most college students who struggle to find internships for their summer vacations. As a junior at Ohio [...]

April 5, 2012 Opinion
Sound Off OWU: What are your thoughts on Lloyd and Hello Goodbye performing  at Crossroads?

Sound Off OWU: What are your thoughts on Lloyd and Hello Goodbye performing at Crossroads?

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March 30, 2012 Opinion
Cartoon of the Week: March 29, 2012

Cartoon of the Week: March 29, 2012

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March 30, 2012 Opinion
Invisible Children has visible flaws

Invisible Children has visible flaws

Earlier last week on my way into the Thomson store, I tore down a flier. This flier was for the screening of “Kony 2012,” a documentary created by the organization “Invisible Children.” This documentary should be screened on campus today. [...]

March 30, 2012 Opinion
Your trash is  Universitronics’s  treasure

Your trash is Universitronics’s treasure

A decapitated laptop with only three buttons on its keyboard. An iPod, with a screen dim enough to make one wonder what fruit represents “Apple Inc.” A Giga Pet. Those are all things people have tried to sell me at [...]

March 30, 2012 Opinion