Wednesday 13th December 2017,
The Transcript

Budget Committee approves fall budgets

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief Ohio Wesleyan’s clubs and organizations requested $200,668 for the upcoming fall semester and the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs’ (WCSA) Budget Committee funded $110,470. President’s Club planned to bring Malcolm Gladwell, staff writer for The New Yorker, to kick off OWU’s 175th anniversary celebration. Because of [...]

April 20, 2017 Gopika Nair Entertainment 0

Petition about the House of Black Culture’s future presented to faculty

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Right before the faculty meeting started on April 17, an unexpected guest voiced his thoughts on the future of the House of Black Culture (HBC). Senior Jemil Ahmed shared his petition, which included 124 signatures from students, stating his and other students’ concerns [...]

April 20, 2017 Liz Hardaway News 0

Coaches Corner: Kris Boey

By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor It’s now the spring season and the track and field team is ready to take the momentum from the winter into the new season. Q: What is the attitude heading into this spring season? A: The team’s attitude and purpose is excel- lent going into [...]

April 6, 2017 TheTranscript Sports 0

The BEAT: Calvin Harris continues new direction

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter With yet another single released, Calvin Harris is showing signs of a new production style and artistic direction. It’s been a little over a month since Harris released his funky single “Slide,” featuring singer Frank Ocean and hip-hop group Migos. And now he’s back at [...]

April 6, 2017 TheTranscript Entertainment 0

Beeghly Library hosts series of blind dates

By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor Students and faculty at Ohio Wesleyan University were able to participate in the english department’s “Blind Book Date,” an event where participants weren’t allowed to judge a book by it’s cover: literally. The English department’s Nancy Comorau organized the “date,” which was held last Friday [...]

April 6, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Entertainment 0

Tragedy bleeds onto the Main Stage

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor If you listen closely you can hear wedding bells chiming in the Chappelear Drama Center. Federico García Lorca’s “Blood Wedding,” or “Bodas de sangre,” is being shown on the main stage, using colorful, surrealist design and lighting to display this Spanish tragedy. The [...]

April 6, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Entertainment 0

WCSA Today: Funds allocated for storage

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor The Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) is allocating $4,150 to subsidize a part of the campus storage for 2017. WCSA will cover $5 of the cost of each small box up to the purchase of 300 small boxes, as well as $15 [...]

April 6, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News 0

Letter from the Wesleyan Council Student Affairs president

By Chris Dobeck, President of WCSA The other day a close friend asked what the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) was doing to make a presence on campus. In all honesty, I floundered. Make a name for ourselves? We’re the people everyone comes to for funding. The Campus Programming Board [...]

April 6, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Opinion 0

Food pantries: Take what you want, leave what you don’t

By Tom Wolber, Contributing Writer At least 12 colleges and universities across Ohio operate free food pantries, ac- cording to the latest “Hunger on Campus” report by the Ohio Association of Community Action Agencies (OACAA). The organization, which releases reports on poverty every year, estimates the poverty rate in Ohio [...]

April 6, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Opinion 0

Climate Change brings Ohio 5 schools together

By Theodore Elmore, Transcript Correspondent Nearly 300 people from the Ohio 5 schools are coming together for the first time at Ohio Wesleyan’s rival school Denison University to fight climate change together. The Climate Change Coalition started off as a senior project for environmental science major Liam McElroy at Denison [...]

April 6, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News 0