Friday 20th October 2017,
The Transcript

How does one truly disrespect the American flag?

By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor  Sunday was meant to be a day for relaxing and watching one of the most popular sports in the nation, but it was overshadowed by protest and name-calling. Everything happened this past Friday with President Donald Trump who was speaking to supporters. He seems to [...]

October 2, 2017 TheTranscript Opinion 0

William Cronon receives honorary degree for work with liberal education

By Madeleine Matos, Transcript Reporter  Ohio Wesleyan University honored William J. Cronon with an honorary degree for his work with liberal education that lead to the creation of OWU Connection. The ceremony took place in Gray Chapel on Sept. 14, with President Rock Jones; Ellen Arnold, associate professor of history; [...]

October 2, 2017 TheTranscript News 0

Third I-cubed lecture topics announced

By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor  Ohio Wesleyan professors are prepared to introduce, explain and educate the campus community in three minutes with the third installment of the I-cubed lecture series. The I-cubed lecture series has been a big part in showing what the OWU learning environment is like since its inception [...]

October 2, 2017 TheTranscript News 0

DACA’s effect on Ohio Wesleyan

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief  Jose Armendariz roots for the U.S. soccer team when it plays against Mexico. “People might call me a traitor, but why would I support a country I don’t have a memory of and have never grown up in?” Armendariz said. The Ohio Wesleyan freshman was born in [...]

September 15, 2017 Gopika Nair News 0

Women’s soccer team honors Baby Lou

By Jesse Sailer, Transcript Reporter  The Ohio Wesleyan woman’s soccer team kicked off their 2017-18 season on Friday, Sept. 1 against Earlham in honor of OWU alumni Megan (‘09) and Dan (‘08) Dyer, and their newborn daughter Lou. All proceeds from Friday’s game went toward the Dot’s Tot’s Foundation to [...]

September 15, 2017 TheTranscript Sports 0

Taylor Swift’s single makes waves with its new sound

By Madeleine Matos, Transcript Reporter  Taylor Swift is back again with her new chart-topping single, “Look What You Made Me Do,” which is coming off of her upcoming studio album Reputation. The song is a departure from her music styles in the past. When thinking of the country artist turned [...]

September 15, 2017 TheTranscript Entertainment 0

Wesleyan Players host sketch comedy show

By Alameina White, Transcript Reporter  Ohio Wesleyan students performed monologues constructed in 45 minutes. The Wesleyan Players hosted a sketch comedy this past Saturday in Chappelear Drama Center’s Studio Theatre with special co-host Dave Winnyk. About 25 people went to see the Wesleyan Players, Babbling Bishops and theatre members put [...]

September 15, 2017 TheTranscript Entertainment 0

Letter to the Editor: WCSA addresses textbook affordability for students

By Ryan Bishop Going to college is an expensive journey and our student government, the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA), acknowledges the financial difficulty that comes with it, including the cost of textbooks. Since the spring of 2016, Sens. Ryan Bishop and Nicholas Melvin have been exploring various ways [...]

September 15, 2017 TheTranscript News, Opinion 0

The violence beyond football

By Kienan O’Doherty, Transcript Reporter  Football is widely regarded as the most popular American sport, but it is also considered to be the most violent. Fans love to wake up every Sunday and flip on the TV to watch their beloved teams beat up each other on the field. We, [...]

September 15, 2017 TheTranscript Opinion, Sports 0

What I consider a successful life

By Spencer Pauley, Copy Editor  Are the expectations we set for ourselves too high? Maybe not all of us will go on to do life-changing work in the future, but that doesn’t mean we won’t be successful. I read an article by the New York Times titled, “You’ll Never Be Famous—And [...]

September 15, 2017 TheTranscript Opinion 0