Sunday 25th February 2018,
The Transcript

Thanks, ‘T-script’

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief  On New Year’s Day, I was back home in Dubai, writing my first editorial as the editor-in-chief after serving as copy editor of The Transcript for two years. I wrote and revised four drafts—I was elated, I was nervous and more than anything, I was unsettled by [...]

December 11, 2017 Gopika Nair Opinion 1

Professor of comparative literature honors grandfather

By Kienan O’Doherty, A&E Editor  Kicked out of Russia, thrown on a train to China are just two of the many events in the life of George Sokolsky Sr.. As part of Ohio Wesleyan University’s Commemoration of the 100 year anniversary of the Bolshevik Revolution, Anne Sokolsky,  chair of the department [...]

December 8, 2017 The Transcript Uncategorized 0

Game shows ugly side of football

By Kienan O’Doherty, A&E Editor  Targeting in football is a penalty given to someone who hits a defenseless player above the shoulders. But after last night’s game, it is more than just a yellow flag thrown on the field. Monday night, the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cincinnati Bengals, longtime conference [...]

December 8, 2017 The Transcript Opinion 0

CAFA introduces new financial incentive

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief  The Committee on Admissions and Financial Aid (CAFA) proposed a new financial incentive, intended to attract bright students to Ohio Wesleyan by providing more substantial scholarships. The initiative, undertaken by the Enrollment Office, is a “response to the small class sizes in recent years,” according to the [...]

December 8, 2017 Gopika Nair News 0

Music professor performs with “Queen of Soul”

By Kienan O’Doherty, A&E Editor  When the opportunity to perform with a music legend comes along, it’s difficult to pass up. Such was the case with Ohio Wesleyan professor and trumpeter Larry Griffin, who had the opportunity to perform with singer Aretha Franklin at the Elton John AIDS Foundation’s annual [...]

December 8, 2017 The Transcript Entertainment 0

Financial deficit imminent for 2018-19 academic year

By Reilly Wright, Photo Editor  Current financial projections for the 2018-19 Ohio Wesleyan school year predict a deficit of $3 million that will cause expenses to be decreased or revenue to be increased. From 2016-17 and 2017-18, OWU’s Board of Trustees approved endowment draws of more than $3 million to balance [...]

December 8, 2017 TheTranscript News 0

Vice president of enrollment leaves OWU

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief  Susan Dileno, vice president of enrollment, has left Ohio Wesleyan to “pursue other opportunities,” according to an email by President Rock Jones. In an email sent to OWU faculty and staff on Nov. 30, Jones announced the transition in Enrollment. Dileno joined OWU more than three [...]

December 4, 2017 Gopika Nair News 0

WCSA 2018-19 leaders elected

By Spencer Pauley, Copy Editor  After a close election race, Ohio Wesleyan will have its first black female student body president: Cara Harris. Harris and vice president-elect Peyton Hardesty said they are ready to start the next semester with more emphasis on student involvement. “We really want to allow students [...]

December 1, 2017 sgpauley News 0

New dining service may be introduced

By Kienan O’Doherty, A&E Editor  With Ohio Wesleyan growing bigger by the day, meeting student needs becomes more of a challenge. Chartwells, which has been Ohio Wesleyan’s main food vendor since 2011, has been getting negative reviews from students and faculty alike, and soon may be out of another client, [...]

December 1, 2017 The Transcript News 0

Career Services offer after hours help

By Meghann Dunning, Transcript Correspondent  Students of Ohio Wesleyan University are now being offered career help . . . after hours. With students having busy schedules during this time of the year, the Career Services office is offering help 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays in either Beeghly Library [...]

November 13, 2017 TheTranscript News 0