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Utilize the pen to voice your dissent; it is more powerful than the sword

Utilize the pen to voice your dissent; it is more powerful than the sword

As an editor, writer and representative of The Transcript, I have encountered many an opinion from readers about the content of the paper–specifically the editorial section. It has ranged from mild annoyance to open and public declarations that this publication [...]

March 1, 2012 Opinion
Upperclassman yearns for time to simply … be

Upperclassman yearns for time to simply … be

Do you remember freshman year when you were able to get your homework done, sleep well, go out on Wednesday nights, Friday nights and Saturdays, too? Somehow, you also had time to just hang out. If you are a freshman, [...]

March 1, 2012 Opinion

Cartoon of the Week: March 1, 2012

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March 1, 2012 Opinion
FIJI sparks excitment in Greek life

FIJI sparks excitment in Greek life

The arrival of Fiji fraternity to Ohio Wesleyan has breathed new life and excitement into OWU while bringing members of the Greek community together in fun and creative ways. Being a member of Delta Delta Delta has been a core [...]

March 1, 2012 Opinion
Current events reflect belief controversy in school system

Current events reflect belief controversy in school system

A wave of intolerance is spreading across this country, and it is leaving death in its wake. I don’t read the news very often; I’m usually too busy with the down-to-earth details of college life to be bothered. About the [...]

March 1, 2012 Opinion
Weekly Comic: Feb. 23, 2012

Weekly Comic: Feb. 23, 2012

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February 22, 2012 Opinion
Virginia legislature passes controversial laws about abortion

Virginia legislature passes controversial laws about abortion

Virginia is passing some frightening abortion legislation. The state’s House of Delegates recently passed one bill that would declare a fertilized egg at any stage of development a person under Virginia law. This means zygotes and embryos would be subject [...]

February 22, 2012 Opinion
Chartwells responds to hungry journalist

Chartwells responds to hungry journalist

On Feb. 8, I wrote an editorial titled, “Early birds miss the worm: Lack of weekend breakfast leaves busy students hungry”. I was pleasantly surprised to see in my OWU e-mail inbox a message from Daniel Magee, director of Chartwells’ [...]

February 22, 2012 Opinion
Fountain construction on the Jay: Learning to love the ‘62 alumni gift

Fountain construction on the Jay: Learning to love the ‘62 alumni gift

Some students have objected to the new JAYWalk fountain because there was a lack of information and consultation; because it impedes the traffic flow; because it creates a safety risk; because it attracts mischief; because the money for it should [...]

February 22, 2012 Opinion
Sound-Off OWU: What were your reactions to Mock Convention?

Sound-Off OWU: What were your reactions to Mock Convention?

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February 22, 2012 Opinion