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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
Did you watch the Presidential Inauguration? Why or why not?

Did you watch the Presidential Inauguration? Why or why not?

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February 1, 2013 Opinion
BishopNet has this gal singin’ the blues

BishopNet has this gal singin’ the blues

Whether I’m casually clicking my way through a Facebook profile of someone who, let’s be honest, I’ve never met before, or trying to figure out what the correct reagent is for my organic chemistry homework, you can bet that I’ll [...]

February 1, 2013 Opinion
The good and bad sides of anonymous complimenting

The good and bad sides of anonymous complimenting

By Breanne Reilly Transcript Reporter When OWU Compliments popped up in my news feed in December 2012, I liked it immediately. The Facebook forum was created last semester so Bishops could show anonymous appreciation toward OWU students, organizations and staff. [...]

February 1, 2013 Opinion
Endowment investments:  Where should institutions put the money?

Endowment investments: Where should institutions put the money?

By Thomas Wolber Associate Professor of MFL For some 170 years, Ohio Wesleyan University has been in the business of educating students. On the one hand, it attempts to develop a young person’s knowledge, skills, critical thinking and intellect. On [...]

February 1, 2013 Opinion
What do you think of the Stuy Café?

What do you think of the Stuy Café?

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December 7, 2012 Opinion
Comic 12-6-2012

Comic 12-6-2012

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December 7, 2012 Opinion
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