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One Act Play To Share True Story Of Heroin Addict

12 Oct , 2018  

Ohio Wesleyan University will host one performance October 27 of “How to Be a Respectable Junkie,” written by Greg Vovos and starring Christopher M. Bohan.

The performance will be held at 8 PM in the Studio Theatre inside OWU’s Chappelear Drama Center, 45 Rowland Ave., Delaware. The play will conclude with a post-show discussion with the actor, playwright, and members of the Ohio Wesleyan and Delaware communities. More…


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Poetry Festival At OWU Features Hispanic And Latinx Heritage

9 Oct , 2018  

In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, Ohio Wesleyan University will welcome poets with roots in Colombia, Dominican Republic, Chile, Peru, Nicaragua, and Mexico to take part in a two-day Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Poetry Festival.

The festival will be held October 16-17 and will include the following free community events: More…

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Delaware Entrepreneurial Center To Debut On October 4

1 Oct , 2018  

The Delaware Entrepreneurial Center at Ohio Wesleyan University will open officially on October 4 with an afternoon ribbon-cutting, remarks, and public tours. The celebration will continue that evening with the 2018 Robert L. Milligan Leaders in Business Lecture.

The newly renovated 6,000-square-foot entrepreneurial center is a collaboration of Ohio Wesleyan, Delaware County, and the City of Delaware. It is the first-of-its-kind liberal arts business accelerator and the first-of-its-kind city, county, and educational institute partnership. More…

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Bishops Study Music Composition In Italy

30 Sep , 2018  

A group of Ohio Wesleyan University music composition students traveled to Italy to study “From Notes to Sound: Contemporary Composition in Alba, Italy.” During their OWU Connection experience, they attended the summer 2018 Alba Music Festival Composition Program, where they participated in masterclasses and workshops. More…


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Cloud 9 To Be Presented By OWU Theatre Department

25 Sep , 2018  

The structures of family, function, and freedom are all contested in Caryl Churchill’s “Cloud 9” presented by Ohio Wesleyan University’s Department of Theatre & Dance. In this fast-paced farce, the audience follows a family from colonial Africa in 1880 to modern-day London in 2018, as the family searches for truth in a world that won’t stop spinning.

“Cloud 9” will be performed at 8 PM on October 4, 5, and 6, and at 2 PM on October 7 on the Main Stage of Chappelear Drama Center, 45 Rowland Ave., Delaware, on the Ohio Wesleyan campus. More…


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OWU October Public Events Lineup Announced

22 Sep , 2018  

Photo: Friday evening programs continue at Perkins Observatory this month; see below).

On Thursday, Ohio Wesleyan University announced its October lineup of public events. For the latest OWU event information, visit www.owu.edu/calendar or like ”www.facebook.com/OhioWesleyanUniversityNews. For a schedule of Battling Bishops athletics competitions, visit www.battlingbishops.com. More…


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Two New Marching Bands Strutting Their Stuff This Season: Video

15 Sep , 2018  

We’re well into the football season here in Delaware County, and two new marching bands are entertaining football spectators and rooting on their respective teams. More…

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OWU Ranks High in Multiple U.S. News & World Report Categories

11 Sep , 2018  

Ohio Wesleyan University is among the best of the nation’s best colleges, according to the newly released 2019 U.S. News & World Report rankings.

The magazine features Ohio Wesleyan in three ranked categories as well as one unranked list. More…


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US Legal History Expert To Speak On Fourteenth Amendment

7 Sep , 2018  

Michael Les Benedict, Ph.D., an expert on U.S. Legal and Constitutional History and the Civil War and Reconstruction, will present “The Transformative 14th Amendment: The Constitutional Amendment that Reshaped America” at 7:30 PM on September 20 at Ohio Wesleyan University.

A retired professor from The Ohio State University, Benedict will speak in Benes Rooms A and B of Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, 40 Rowland Ave., Delaware. His free presentation is the 2018 Richard W. Smith Lecture in Civil War History sponsored by the Ohio Wesleyan Department of History. More…