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Before college: forever alone, after college: forever a loan

By Areena Arora, Managing Editor Congratulations! You just graduated with an average student debt more than it has ever been in the history of college education, even when adjusted for inflation. The debate is not new. For more than two decades [...]

December 2, 2016 Opinion
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How to get away with not doing homework

By Gopika Nair, Chief Copy Editor Sometimes students catch a cold and have to miss class. Sometimes they don’t hand in assignments because of a spontaneous printer malfunction. And sometimes, students just can’t attend required events because they’re behind bars. Bonnie [...]

December 2, 2016 Opinion

Electing a new president with no right to vote

By Urvija Rishi, Transcript Correspondent “When Uncle Sam sneezes, the whole world catches a cold” — and this election is nothing if proof of that. The entire world is waiting with bated breath for the decision of the American people and [...]

November 10, 2016 Uncategorized

The Transcript: Will America ever be great again?

By Transcript Staff, Transcript Staff In June 2015, when Donald Trump, former American game show star, announced his candidacy, it was considered a joke, or at least questioned. But little did we know 17 months later in the wee hours of [...]

November 10, 2016 Uncategorized
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These are not the clowns you see in the circus

By Courtney Dunne, Editor-in-Chief As an employee in the admissions office, I get the question, “Is your campus safe?” In my three and a half years here, my answer has always been “yes,” but recently, if I am honest to prospective [...]

November 7, 2016 Opinion
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Seasonal affective disorder is a real thing

By Tom Wolber, Transcript Corespondent The dark days of winter are approaching. Shorter days, lack of sunlight and cold temperatures trigger powerful biological reactions in plants, animals and humans. Many animals shut down and hibernate or fall into a state of [...]

November 7, 2016 Opinion

Trump: he loves me, he loves me not

By Areena Arora, Managing Editor Little did we know what scarce Onesidential candidate Donald Trump declared at a rally in Edison, New Jersey that he “is a big fan of Hindu, and a big fan of India.” Flash back to April [...]

October 22, 2016 Opinion
An opinion of OWU Macks: “Not cool”

An opinion of OWU Macks: “Not cool”

By Dylan Hays, Transcript Reporter It’s been a few weeks since I’ve been on campus here at Ohio Wesleyan. Let me tell you, my first few weeks at OWU have been amazing. I love the campus, I love the history, [...]

September 22, 2016 Opinion
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Fresh Start rises on Sandusky Street

By Leia Miza, Photo Editor If you didn’t know, the most delicious cinnamon rolls are being made right here in town. Delaware’s newest cafe and bakery, Fresh Start, opened its doors to the community this past July, offering fresh baked [...]

September 22, 2016 Opinion
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Drinks made in Dela-where?

By Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor If you had asked me two years ago if I thought you could buy beer that was brewed in Delaware or drink wine from a vineyard down the road, my answer would have been: “Drinks [...]

September 9, 2016 Opinion