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Senioritis? No such thing in college

About four years ago, I was suffering from a case of senioritis. I was a high school senior, already admitted to college and enrolled in said college. School didn’t matter much anymore, and other than maintaining my grades, I became very relaxed [...]

November 12, 2015 Opinion
Fall Activities by Mili Green '16.

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November 11, 2015 Opinion, Cartoons
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Nine out of ten college students admit to using Netflix

Ross Hickenbottom, Transcript Correspondent   On my news feed yesterday, I saw a headline that confused me. It read, “Netflix Binge Watching Negatively Affecting College Students.” Seriously? We get one thing that makes us happy, and there are negative affects from it? No [...]

November 11, 2015 Opinion
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We cannot lose our common sense

As a journalist, and especially as the editor­-in-­chief of this paper, I have dealt with my fair share of ethical issues. There’s always the fine line of wanting to grab people’s attention and being offensive, and that line is easily crossed. I’m [...]

November 4, 2015 Opinion
OWU partners with Domino's by Blake Fajack '16.

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November 3, 2015 Opinion, Cartoons
Midterm Fashion by Mili Green '16.

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October 28, 2015 Opinion, Cartoons
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Letter to the editor: the labyrinth

By: Tom Wolber, associate professor of German   Thanks to a generous gift from the Rhinesmith family, Ohio Wesleyan University now has a spiritual labyrinth. Modeled after the circular labyrinth at Chartres Cathedral near Paris, it is situated in the shady, idyllic [...]

October 22, 2015 Opinion
Midterms. Cartoon by Blake Fajack '16.

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October 21, 2015 Opinion, Cartoons
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The acceptance of Mental Health Day

It came to my attention that Oct. 10 was “Mental Health Day,” which was actually sponsored by the World Health Organization. My social media platforms were littered with people saying how their families and friends had supported them, or them sharing their [...]

October 20, 2015 Opinion
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Letter to the editor: a gap in the OWU community

Dear Editors, If you ask students what makes OWU special, many will say the community; the lasting bonds they have formed with people, in and outside the classroom, who have humanized their experience here. And many will say that staff people are [...]

October 17, 2015 Opinion