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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 have gone to higher-priority items; and because it wastes water [...]

February 22, 2012 Staff Opinion 0

Strand prices change, but the tradition still remains

Strand prices change, but the tradition still remains

The Strand Theater has provided the cinematic experience for locals and students for many years. The theater also has had close ties to Ohio Wesleyan since 2002. “In 2002, Ohio Wesleyan took over ownership of the theater,” said manager Kara Long. “Then in November of 2008, they formed a separate [...]

February 22, 2012 Staff News 0

New food court to feature low cost changes

New food court to feature low cost changes

The Hamilton-Williams food court is long overdue for a face-lift. Neither furniture nor equipment has been replaced since the campus center was built 20 years ago. Luckily, the food court will receive a makeover soon. Gene Castelli, Resident District Manager of Chartwells, met with WCSA recently to discuss summer renovations. [...]

February 22, 2012 Staff News 0

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 Staff Opinion 0

Weekly Public Safety Reports: Feb 16-20, 2012

Weekly Public Safety Reports: Feb 16-20, 2012

Feb. 16 8:50 a.m. – Public Safety and Delaware City Police officers were dispatched to 23 and 35 Williams Drive on a report of vandalism. Several pieces of furniture in the common areas of each residence had been turned over, and a television was destroyed at the 23 Williams address. [...]

February 22, 2012 Staff News 0

Sexuality and marriage: Is there a right answer?

Sexuality and marriage: Is there a right answer?

A sexuality, marriage and homosexuality debate was held last Wednesday to address the intersection between gay marriage and the church. The lecture was introduced by Emmanuel Twesigye, Aden S. and Wollam Benedicts professor of Christian studies, who began with the topic of polygamy in African cultures. Twesigye talked about the [...]

February 22, 2012 Staff News 0

What’s that monkey doing with my fries?

What’s that monkey doing with my fries?

Students craving midnight snacks can now find salvation in the form of a monkey holding a paper bag. This is the logo of Bag o’ Fries, a new student-run business and venture capital with Chartwells. The business, which supplies generous bags of fries with the customer’s choice of a number [...]

February 22, 2012 Staff News 0

Fraternity members want food points

Fraternity members want food points

Despite having their own cooks, the brothers of fraternities would like to see some food points added to their meal plans. Every fraternity has a contract through Chartwells that provides each house with a chef. After joining a fraternity, food points transfer over so the new member may eat at [...]

February 22, 2012 Staff News 0

WCSA looks for alternate off-campus options

WCSA  looks for  alternate  off-campus options

WCSA and campus administrators are brainstorming ways to allow off-campus housing for OWU students during the 2012-13 academic year. The OWU Residential Life (ResLife) office announced last semester in a campus-wide email that students would not be offered the option of off-campus housing. In the past, upperclassmen have had the [...]

February 22, 2012 Staff News 0

Men’s basketball loses to Wooster, remains positive

The Ohio Wesleyan men’s basketball team gave up a lead at half and lost a close game to Wooster on Wednesday night. The final score of the game was 54-50. Turnovers and missed shots plagued the Bishops in the second half, as the team was outscored 27-13. The Bishops led [...]

February 15, 2012 Staff Sports 0