Life in Delaware County, Ohio Wesleyan University

Register Today For Winter Community Day 2019

11 Dec , 2018  

The Bishop Backers invite you to save the date for Winter Community Day 2019, a countywide celebration of Delaware that includes free admission to an Ohio Wesleyan University men’s and women’s basketball doubleheader and a Delaware Expo that showcases local nonprofit organizations and businesses.

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OWU Moot Court Teams Excel At Regional Competitions

7 Dec , 2018  

During regional competitions this fall, five of eight Ohio Wesleyan University moot court teams advanced to the final day of regional competition, and three students earned individual recognition for their skills in arguing Constitutional issues before panels of judges and lawyers. More…

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OWU Chaplain Published In New Book Focusing On Displaced Persons

1 Dec , 2018  

Ohio Wesleyan University Chaplain Jon R. Powers is one of 10 writers contributing a chapter to the newly published book “Displaced Persons: Theological Reflection on Immigration, Refugees, and Marginalization.”

Published by The United Methodist Church’s General Board of Higher Education and Ministry, the book “comes from an international dialogue on collegiate and campus ministry in The United Methodist Church and addresses the theological concerns of students on college and university campuses.” More…

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Inaugural Class Of Entrepreneurial Scholars Chosen

27 Nov , 2018  

The Woltemade Center for Economics, Business and Entrepreneurship at Ohio Wesleyan University has selected six sophomores for its 2019 inaugural class of Latham Entrepreneurial Scholars. The competitive program supports OWU students seeking to become the next generation of business trailblazers. More…

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OWU Mens Basketball Hopes For A Strong Season

23 Nov , 2018  

Faced with replacing the North Coast Athletic Conference’s top 2 scorers in his lineup, Ohio Wesleyan head coach Mike DeWitt will turn to balance as the key to keeping the Battling Bishops in championship contention in the NCAC. More…

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Music, Dance, Lectures, Sports And More: OWU Announces December Lineup

20 Nov , 2018  

It’s that time of year when the air turns brisk, the sun sets earlier, and thoughts turn to celebrating the holidays with family and friends. It’s also a time when wonderful community events take place. Speaking of such things, Ohio Wesleyan University has announced a full December lineup of public events, including the following: More…

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OWU Names New VP For Alumni, Development, And Career Services

16 Nov , 2018  

On Thursday, Ohio Wesleyan University announced the appointment of Natalie Milburn Doan, J.D., as vice president for University Advancement, overseeing the university’s alumni relations, development, and career services teams. A 2003 OWU graduate, Doan has been serving as the interim vice president since June. More…

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OWU Professor And Team Honored For Out-Of-This-World Study

15 Nov , 2018  

Ohio Wesleyan University professor Chris Wolverton and the team working on his NASA-funded research have earned a NASA Ames Research Center Honor Award for their study of how plants grow in outer space. More…

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Ohio Wesleyan Named As One Of America’s Most Innovative Colleges

13 Nov , 2018  

When College Consensus set out to create a list of American colleges and universities which might be underrated but which are also doing important and creative work, they took note of the programs at Ohio Wesleyan University.

As a result, the college was included in the top 50 of such schools – number 31, to be exact. More…

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The Sound Of Success: OWU Student Takes First Place In Vocal Competition

8 Nov , 2018  

Ohio Wesleyan University student Rachel Ballitch ’18 has a lot to sing about these days.

The Mansfield resident just earned first place in the Senior Women Division of the Ohio Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Vocal Competition. More…

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OWU’s Symphonic Wind Ensemble In Concert

3 Nov , 2018  

A musical treat is in store for concert-goers this Sunday as the Ohio Wesleyan Symphonic Wind Ensemble takes the concert stage in Gray Chapel.

According to the OWU website, “the Wind Ensemble is the major organization among University Bands. It is dedicated to providing musical growth for students interested in the challenge of the best literature for wind ensemble and concert band. The Wind Ensemble gives several formal concerts each year and occasionally tours and performs off campus. Membership on the Wind Ensemble is open to all OWU students by audition.” More…

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OWU Professor Looks At The Power Of Rock To Change Our World

30 Oct , 2018  

Can rock and roll music make America great again? Ohio Wesleyan University professor Sean Kay explores this question in the soon-to-be-released, updated and expanded paperback edition of his book, “Rockin’ the Free World! How the Rock & Roll Revolution Changed America and the World.More…

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New Sport Makes Official Debut Today At OWU

27 Oct , 2018  

Today marks a new chapter in the storied sports tradition at Ohio Wesleyan University.

The Women’s Rowing squad travels to Marietta College today to participate in the Muskie Chase. More…

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Collegiate Voices To Fill Gray Chapel

24 Oct , 2018  

Ohio Wesleyan University will host its sixth annual “A Cappellooza” voices-only showcase at 7PM on November 3 in Gray Chapel in University Hall, 61 S. Sandusky St., Delaware. Doors will open at 6:30 PM. More…

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OWU Has A New Director Of Admissions

21 Oct , 2018  

Ohio Wesleyan University has announced the appointment of Joshua Stevens as its director of admission. Previously the director of admissions at Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana, Stevens has 14 years of experience in supporting domestic, international, and transfer students in the college search process. More…

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