Friday 24th March 2017,
The Transcript

OWU alumnus shares passion for recruiting Battling Bishops in Ohio


While Ohio Wesleyan was originally Patrick Huber’s backup plan for college, it ended up being his best plan. The Air Force Academy first opened its doors in April 1954 in  the city of Colorado Springs, CO. Huber aspired to go to the Air Force Academy and graduate with the second [...]

March 23, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News, Sports 0

New athletic opportunities for upcoming school year


By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor Ohio Wesleyan recently announced the addition of several new athletic teams and a marching band for the coming academic year for new and current students to join. Before they were approved, OWU offered 23 different sports which were separated into 11 male varsity sports and [...]

March 23, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News, Sports 0

WCSA TODAY: Bill Nye budget denied due to cost

Photo courtesy of the OWU website.

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief The Environment and Wildlife Club (E&W) requested $75,000 to bring Bill Nye to Ohio Wesleyan for Green Week. The Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs’ (WCSA) Budget Committee denied the request. E&W wanted to bring either Nye or local lawmaker Andrea Torrice. “The Budget Committee decided [Torrice] [...]

March 23, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News 0

State representative inspires at talk


By Evan Walsh, Chief Copy Editor On Nov. 8, 2016, Donald J. Trump was elected as the 45th president of the United States. Ilhan Omar, a Somali-American woman and follower of Islam, was elected to her state’s legislature that same day. As part of the Butler A. Jones Lecture Series, [...]

March 23, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News 0

Athletics Director Roger Ingles to leave OWU for Capital University


Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor Athletics Director Roger Ingles is leaving OWU to become director of athletics at Capital University. On March 23, President Rock Jones sent a campus-wide email stating Ingles is leaving behind his combined 33 years of experience at OWU as a coach and director. In his email, [...]

March 23, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News 0

House of Black Culture residents to be relocated


By Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor Ohio Wesleyan University has notified the House of Black Culture (HBC) residents that they are being relocated. On March 2, President Rock Jones sent a campus-wide email stating the house, located at 65 Oak Hill Ave., is not in good living condition and that the members [...]

March 23, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News 0

Ohio Wesleyan kicks off 175 years with charter day celebration


By Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor On Tuesday, March 7, from noon to 1 p.m., Ohio Wesleyan is celebrating its 175th year on the day the school was given a charter. Erin England, social media producer for the office of university communications and coordinator of the event, said President Rock Jones [...]

March 6, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News 0

Tough loss brings experience for freshman goalie


By Jalen Daoust, Transcript Correspondent The men’s lacrosse team lost 12-11 against the top-five ranked Tigers in a shootout that went into overtime while also giving one freshman some well needed experience. The Ohio Wesleyan Lacrosse men’s team started the season Feb. 18. They would play their first game against Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) who [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Sports 0

NCAA denies OWU men’s basketball


By Evan Walsh, Chief Copy Editor Despite finishing the year with 21 wins and a conference championship appearance, the Bishops were not chosen to compete in this year’s Division III National Tournament. Ohio Wesleyan defeated Kenyon and Wittenberg en route to the NCAC championship game. However, their 14-game win streak came [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Sports 0

Essayist John D’Agata visits campus


By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Things got personal last week when John D’Agata came to visit. American essayist John D’Agata held a writing salon in Sturges, as well as a reading of his work in Merrick Hall on Feb. 21. In the evening, D’Agata read an essay from “About a Mountain.” In this essay, [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Entertainment 0