Sunday 23rd November 2014,
The Transcript
  • Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, the temporary home of Ohio Wesleyan's weight room. Photo:

    OWU’s composting program does a disappearing act

    Students had the opportunity last year to compost their food and paper waste in The Marketplace. However, this year that program has gone away due to location and inefficiency. Student interns, juniors Ellen Hughes and

  • Verne Edwards. Photo courtesy Becky Schwartz, Chaplain's Office

    Verne Edwards, an ‘angel on the shoulder’

    Ohio Wesleyan faculty, staff, alumni and Delaware residents will honor Verne Edwards, the former  journalism professor who set higher standards for his students than many of their future editors, on Nov. 22 in the Benes

  • Image: Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs on Facebook.

    WCSA treasurer now an appointed position

    Starting this year, the treasurer for the Wesleyan Council of Student Affairs (WCSA) will be appointed by current WCSA members, instead of elected by the student body. Sophomore treasurer Sam Schurer said the change was

  • The flag of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant. Image: Wikimedia

    Global Grab: ISIL beheads fifth captive, Japan’s economy shrinks

    The Issue: ISIL Over the weekend, the Islamic State released a video showing the beheading of Peter Kassig, an American aid worker. He was the fifth Western hostage the group has killed and the third American,

  • Image: Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs on Facebook.

    Newcomers take on veterans in WCSA election

    The candidates for the Wesleyan Council of Student Affairs’ highest offices have some similarities. All four are juniors, all are in Greek organizations and they presented three-point platforms with their respective running mates at Monday’s

A group of Smith RAs poses with PS Officer Jay McCann.
Posted On November 20, 2014 | No Comments

In the spirit of giving thanks, Resident Assistants of Smith Hall publicly displayed their appreciation for Ohio Wesleyan’s Public Safety department. The RAs tabled Nov. 10-12 to gather signatures on a banner and signed cards [...]

Posted On November 21, 2014 | No Comments

By Erin Flynn A few years ago faculty at Ohio Wesleyan held a meeting on dealing with disruptive students in the classroom. I was surprised. In my experience, OWU students were overwhelmingly respectful, even nice. [...]

2010 Symphony Portrait credit copy Lighter
Posted On November 20, 2014 | No Comments

They pluck their strings, blare their horns, and beat their drums, but the Central Ohio Symphony Orchestra does much more than perform for the Ohio Wesleyan community. The orchestra was founded in 1978 as a [...]

Sophomore Sarah Fowler finished 94th in the NCAA Division III cross country championship on Nov. 22. Photo:
Posted On November 22, 2014 | No Comments

As the winter begins to blanket the state with snow, NCAA Division III cross country runners took to an outdoor course at Mason, Ohio’s The Golf Center at Kings Island for the national championship meet. [...]

Senior Caroline Welker. Photo:

Senior bouncing back

November 20, 2014 | 2 Comments