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OWU gets $50,000 grant to study waste reduction in eastern Asia

Making interdisciplinary connections and improving waste reduction methods are the goals of the team of faculty recently awarded a $50,000 grant. The grant is one of five awarded nationwide and comes from the Henry Luce Foundation, a nonprofit with a [...]

April 24, 2015 News
Rock Jones and members of the Missler family take a moment to remember Ryan Missler's legacy. Photo courtesy of Spenser Hickey.

Ryan Missler’s last ball game

When Ryan Missler hit a home run, it went farther than people were ready for. At home in a practice game, he knocked a ball into the middle of Route 23, a record, then broke it by hitting the ball [...]

April 23, 2015 Sports
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Wil Haygood to speak at graduation

The American journalist and author Wil Haygood is set to speak at Ohio Wesleyan’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 10. Haygood was chosen by Ohio Wesleyan president, Rock Jones and senior class president, Elizabeth Fisher. Haygood is known for his [...]

April 22, 2015 News
The 2015 OWU men's lacrosse team. Photo courtesy of battlingbishops.com.

A dramatic Denison Day win

Whenever the Ohio Wesleyan men’s lacrosse team faces Denison University, there’s bound to be some excitement. On April 12 that was exactly the case as senior attacker John Umbach scored the winning goal with only 19 seconds left in regulation. [...]

April 17, 2015 Sports
Amy Butcher and the "Visiting Hours" book cover.

OWU professor’s first book is a coping mechanism

Shortly before the end of her undergraduate career, Amy Butcher went out for drinks with some friends, including a close friend named Kevin. He walked her home, told her a joke about a John Denver song and said goodnight. Less [...]

April 14, 2015 News
(left to right) Junior Shelli Reeves, junior Brittany Spicer and junior Ben Miller. Top photo courtesy of owu.edu. Lower photos courtesy of Facebook.

Controversial run-off voting for senior class council takes place

The announcement of a run-off election for Senior Class Council in late March has not gone over well with candidates who were previously told they won. In order to confirm the results of the initial election, juniors Ben Miller and [...]

April 13, 2015 News
Left to right: senior Grace Thompson as Hope Cladwell, senior Ryan Haddad as Caldwell B. Cladwell, senior Luke Scaros as Officer Barrel and senior Brianna Robinson as Penelope Pennywise. Photo courtesy of Ian Boyle.

Award-winning musical brings satire and singing to OWU

An evil corporation charges people for peeing in order to control water consumption in the Tony Award-winning Urinetown: the Musical, coming to Ohio Wesleyan on April 17. Senior Ian Boyle describes the play as a satire of capitalism, social irresponsibility, [...]

April 8, 2015 Entertainment
House of Modern Foreign Language (MFL) and the Sexuality and Gender Equality House (SAGE) could be torn down this summer. Photos courtesy of owu.edu.

SAGE and MFL houses might be razed this summer

By: Ben Miller and Nicole Barhorst   Residents of the Modern Foreign Language House (MFL) and the Sexuality and Gender Equality House (SAGE) are preparing for the possibility that their houses will be razed over the summer. This is the [...]

April 6, 2015 News
Singer Drake Bell. Photo courtesy of moviepilot.com.

Drake Bell talks musical influences, performing at OWU

Sports editor Matt Cohen interviewed Drake Bell on Saturday, March 28 shortly before he went onstage in the Gordon Field House.   Transcript: What’s your go-to pick up line? Drake Bell: Um, I don’t know I don’t have a favorite. [...]

April 2, 2015 Entertainment
The men's lacrosse team celebrates together. Photo courtesy of battlingbishops.com.

Confidence leads to success on field

Confidence is one of the reasons the Ohio Wesleyan men’s lacrosse team is seeing more wins this season compared to last season. This season, the team has been ranked number seven in the nation among other division three schools, coach [...]

April 1, 2015 Sports