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Petition about the House of Black Culture’s future presented to faculty

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Right before the faculty meeting started on April 17, an unexpected guest voiced his thoughts on the future of the House of Black Culture (HBC). Senior Jemil Ahmed shared his petition, which included [...]

April 20, 2017 News

Faculty Meeting: Faculty vote to approve changes to curriculum

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief Faculty voted to allow Human Anatomy (ZOOL 329) for permanent addition to the zoology program and also approved changes to the curriculum for music majors at the faculty meeting Feb. 20. Ohio Wesleyan’s music department requested “alterations to music courses, [...]

March 2, 2017 News

Faculty: 1, The Transcript: 0

Matt Cohen, Editor-in-Chief   Areena Arora, Managing Editor After more than 35 years, faculty meetings will no longer be open to reporters. On April 18, Ohio Wesleyan faculty members voted to disallow The Transcript, the school’s independent student newspaper, from attending future [...]

April 18, 2016 News

Faculty take aim for 2020

Matt Cohen, Editor-in-Chief Fourteen empty chairs sat in the front row as President Rock Jones stood behind the birch plywood podium and addressed the room filled with Ohio Wesleyan faculty during their Monday, Feb. 29 meeting, the second official meeting [...]

March 3, 2016 News

Faculty reevaluate student population size at first meeting

Matt Cohen, Editor-in-Chief On the evening of Jan. 25, the sun dove beneath Elliot Hall’s horizon and the remaining rays raced past the cold, naked trees and through Merrick Hall’s third floor windows, throwing their duplicates on the opposite wall. [...]

January 29, 2016 News

Access denied

By: Dr. Thomas Wolber Ohio Wesleyan University is justifiably proud of “the quality and accessibility of its faculty” (“Catalog” Introduction). Yet at the Nov. 16 faculty meeting, half a dozen duly elected members of the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs and bona [...]

December 8, 2015 Opinion, Soapbox

Students allowed into December faculty meeting

After much deliberation, faculty voted to allow student representatives from the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) and The Transcript into their December meeting. When the student guests arrived in Merrick Hall this Dec. 7, they were greeted by signs [...]

December 7, 2015 News

Jour Board calls for transparency

By: OWU Journalism Board As members of the Ohio Wesleyan Journalism Student Board, we strive to uphold the Journalism Code of Ethics–one of the staples of this code being to report the truth and to minimize harm while doing so. [...]

November 20, 2015 Opinion

Faculty shuts students out of their November meeting

In an unprecedented move, student representatives from the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) and The Transcript were denied access to the Nov. 16 faculty meeting. For the short period of time that students were outside Merrick Hall’s third floor meeting [...]

November 16, 2015 News

Faculty meeting focuses on financials

Is it financially sustainable? That question guided discussion at the Oct. 19 faculty meeting, underlying many of the talking points on the agenda. With enrollment declining, departmental budgets have been cut, book orders for the library reduced, staff laid off, teaching positions [...]

October 20, 2015 News