Tuesday 17th October 2017,
The Transcript

President’s Club to host trilogy event with Jason Barger

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief Author, keynote speaker and leadership consultant Jason Barger will speak at Ohio Wesleyan at 8 p.m. on March 2 about his experiences as a CEO and the inspiration for his work. The event is hosted by President’s Club and will be held in the Benes rooms in Ham-Will. The Leadership Committee created [...]

March 2, 2017 Gopika Nair News 0

WCSA Today: WCSA discusses the closing of an Indiana college and what it means for OWU students

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Saint Joseph’s College in Indiana is temporarily closing their doors next fall, and Ohio Wesleyan will help pick up the slack. “Ohio Wesleyan has already offered [Saint Joseph’s College students] financial accommodations to match all non-athletic scholarships, plus $6,000 more a year to come here,” said freshman Greg Margevicius, a [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News 0

The Board of Trustees travel to Florida for an update on OWU’s campus status

By Alanna Henderson, Managing Editor The Ohio Wesleyan Board of Trustees held an offsite three-day retreat in Florida; it’s the first offsite meeting since 2014. The meeting took place in Naples, Florida, from Feb. 9 through Feb. 11. with President Rock Jones, several trustees, the offices of the university, and eight faculty members in attendance. [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News 0

Faculty Meeting: Faculty vote to approve changes to curriculum

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief Faculty voted to allow Human Anatomy (ZOOL 329) for permanent addition to the zoology program and also approved changes to the curriculum for music majors at the faculty meeting Feb. 20. Ohio Wesleyan’s music department requested “alterations to music courses, the addition of specified general education distributions and adding a foreign [...]

March 2, 2017 Gopika Nair News 0

CPB announces headliner

By Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor The Campus Programming Board (CPB) is bringing The Mowgli’s as the headliner to Ohio Wesleyan for Bishop Bash this year. Planning since last year, junior Kristen Nooney, CPB president, said it was a long process of finalizing the event. “[The] first step for us is to brainstorm a [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News 0

Public safety sends alert to students to shelter in place

By Transcript Staff Delaware Police Department (DPD) is searching for two possible suspects for a “reported crime involving a gun” in downtown Delaware. Ohio Wesleyan’s Public Safety (PS) sent an alert at 11:47 a.m., Feb. 17, notifying the campus community to shelter in place while police search for the suspects. [...]

February 17, 2017 TheTranscript News 0

The benefits of diversity in academia

By Dr. Thomas Wolber, Modern Foreign Languages professor Some people hold the view that diversity is incompatible with and antithetical to excellence. A woman can never be an effective president, they might say. The same people may believe that a black student can never become a top-notch STEM scientist or that [...]

February 16, 2017 TheTranscript Opinion 0

Ohio Wesleyan men’s basketball roll past the College of Wooster

By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor The Ohio Wesleyan University men’s basketball climbed to the top of the NCAC standings with a win against the College of Wooster on Feb. 11. Senior Ben Simpson and junior Nate Axelrod contributed nearly 50 points combined in the win against the conference rival. In the previous game, when [...]

February 16, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Sports 0

The BEAT: #Fest brings Migos as additional headliner

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter The Number Fest has announced the final headlining artist of the biggest college music festival in the country and it is a big one… or better yet, three. Migos will be the performing at the music festival hosted by Ohio University in Athens. It will take place [...]

February 16, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Entertainment 0

Play makes mighty roar in Studio

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor “La Comedia Teatro” has come to town and is bringing classic Rome to the Studio Theater. “Androcles and the Lion,” a children’s play, brings to life the story of Androcles, played by junior Charlie Lennon, who is enslaved by the wicked, crotchety miser Pantalone, played by sophomore Jack [...]

February 16, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Entertainment 0