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netflix

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
common

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 Cartoons, Opinion
Midterm Fashion by Mili Green '16.

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October 28, 2015 Cartoons, Opinion
OWU's labyrinth. Photo courtesy of Connect2OWU.

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 Cartoons, Opinion
Photo courtesy of freeallpicture.com.

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
Photo courtesy of owu.edu.

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
Donald Trump announced he was running for president three months ago, and has been in the news ever since. Photo courtesy of businessinsider.com.

Kanye 2020

As the 2016 presidential election approaches, political debates are beginning to heat up. This is expected. Something that was not expected was one of the wealthiest real estate moguls in the country entering the race. That’s right, I’m talking about [...]

October 12, 2015 Opinion
Blessings from Rock Jones. Cartoon by Mili Green '16.

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October 7, 2015 Cartoons, Opinion