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The eight students who traveled to Tanzania last semester. Photo courtesy of MaryKate Caja.

OWU students share their Tanzanian research

Eight Ohio Wesleyan students traveled to Tanzania this fall to complete professional research on a variety of topics Throughout their time in Africa, each student conducted research that would be presented to a panel of nurses, doctors and other African [...]

February 28, 2015 News
SAGE house. Photo courtesy of owu.edu.

Women’s House now SAGE

Ohio Wesleyan University is saying goodbye to the Women’s House as it has come to be known; instead the Small Living Unit (SLU) will go by its new name: Sexuality and Gender Equality House (SAGE). SAGE house moderator, senior Meredith [...]

February 28, 2015 News
Drake Bell photo courtesy of his management. Bishop Bash logo courtesy of OWU's communications office.

Bishop Bash bringing Bell

After months of speculation and wild rumors, Ohio Wesleyan’s Campus Programming Board (CPB) announced its mystery guest for this year’s Bishop Bash: Drake Bell. Bell, known for his role in the Nickelodeon television show “Drake and Josh,” also has musical [...]

February 26, 2015 Entertainment
Men's basketball team in a huddle. Photo courtesy of Alex Gross.

Empty bleachers despite success

Update:  The Ohio Wesleyan men’s basketball team received one of the 19 at-large bids to the NCAA tournament Monday. The team will face St. Olaf in the first round on Friday in Whitewater, Wisconsin.  If victorious, a matchup with the [...]

February 26, 2015 Sports
Students chat before the show. Photo courtesy of Spenser Hickey.

Getting loud at the library

Ohio Wesleyan public services librarian Jillian Maruskin first began planning “Live at the Library” at the start of last semester, and it was finally held Feb. 19 in the Bayley Room. She received assistance from library social media intern Kyle [...]

February 25, 2015 Entertainment
Stuyvesant Hall. Photo courtesy of owu.edu.

Gender-inclusive housing in 2016?

Ohio Wesleyan’s lack of gender-inclusive housing may prevent some students from living with who they are comfortable with, and Residential Life (ResLife) has plans to change this. Gender-inclusive housing means students of all gender identities can live together in the [...]

February 25, 2015 News
Junior post Matt Jeske dunks after a fast break. Photo courtesy of Spenser Hickey.

Men’s basketball beats Oberlin 83-66

It was a matchup that had been played twice before, and this time wasn’t very different from the others. But this round was worth more – after their third win against Oberlin College, the Ohio Wesleyan men’s basketball team will advance [...]

February 25, 2015 Sports
House of Thought. Photo courtesy of the OWU website.

House of Thought not returning to campus next year

Gathered in the tiny living room inside House of Thought (HoT), all 10 Small Living Unit (SLU) residents got together to express their grievances. The subject at hand: HoT’s application for renewal was denied, and as a result, the SLU [...]

February 24, 2015 News
Sophomore Anne Edwards on Friday. Photo courtesy of battlingbishops.com.

School records set at the NCAC championship meet

The Ohio Wesleyan men’s and women’s swim teams set new records at the NCAC Conference Championship meet at Denison University Feb. 12 through Feb. 14. The women’s team set two school records while the men’s team set four school records. [...]

February 23, 2015 Sports
Rugby balls. Photo courtesy of Cecilia Smith.

Rugby gains popularity across OWU

Rugby, an imported sport with a growing following on Ohio Wesleyan campus, is on its way to being an institution. With the spring season poised to start, both the men’s and women’s club rugby teams report an established coaching staff, [...]

February 20, 2015 Sports