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WCSA Today: New furniture added to dorms

By Transcript Staff New furniture will be added to Smith, Hayes and Welch Halls through the funding of the Wesleyan Council of Student Affairs (WCSA). The Furniture Resolution, proposed by Dwayne Todd, the vice president of student engagement and success, [...]

October 22, 2016 News
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Perkins Observatory: expanding the view since 1931

By Julia Snyder, Transcript Reporter Since the groundbreaking ceremony in 1923, Perkins Observatory has been a significant landmark on Ohio Wesleyan’s campus. Perkins Observatory was founded by Hiram Perkins, a mathematics and astronomy professor at OWU from the late 1800s into [...]

October 11, 2016 News
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Letter from alumnae requesting aid for Haiti

Dear Ohio Wesleyan students, staff, and faculty, Hurricane Matthew recently hit Haiti, causing destruction and devastation that has not yet been fully assessed. This is a category 4 storm, with winds over 125 mph and 25 inches of rain. Pwoje [...]

October 7, 2016 News
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OWU professor quoted in New York Times article

By Evan Walsh, Transcript Reporter Jenny Holland, a professor of politics and government at Ohio Wesleyan, was recently quoted in a New York Times article about the impact Delaware County voting demographics and local economic growth will have on who voters [...]

October 7, 2016 News, Politics
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Snowden talks national security at OWU

By Courtney Dunne, Editor-in-Chief and Areena Arora, Managing Editor Wednesday, Sept. 28 was not a typical day at OWU. Edward Snowden joined the OWU community for a video conversation. Snowden, former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor, appeared before an audience [...]

September 30, 2016 News
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Faculty approves new majors

By Transcript Staff   Two new majors and one new minor along with three new courses were approved at the faculty meeting on Sept. 19, according to several faculty members interviewed after the meeting. The data analytics major and the [...]

September 20, 2016 News
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Card office moving on to Corns

Areena Arora, Managing Editor After 19 years, the card office will no longer be in its current location. Over the mid-semester break, the office will be moved into the basement of R.W. Corns, where Information Services (IS) is located. V.P. [...]

September 12, 2016 News
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Breaking: CPB hires band for homecoming weekend

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter The Campus Programming Board (CPB) has planned an event for students, family and alumni with a concert featuring the band Cardiknox during homecoming weekend this fall. Cardiknox, an indie-pop band from Seattle, is coming to [...]

September 12, 2016 News
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Title IX coordinator explains his role at OWU

By Courtney Dunne, Editor-in-Chief OWU took the initiatve last spring to hire multiple associate deans to cover specific areas of development within the univeristy. Dwayne Todd was hired as the vice president of student engagement and success. This is not his only [...]

September 12, 2016 News
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WCSA creates inclusion board for underrepresented students

By Anna Davies, Transcript Reporter Ohio Wesleyan is taking steps to stop inequality in its student government with an inclusion board for underrepresented students on the Wesleyan Council of Student Affairs (WCSA). The Student Inclusion Advocacy Committee (SIAC) “was created to address issues of [...]

September 8, 2016 Uncategorized