Ohio Wesleyan University has received a five-year, $505,000 gift commitment from Evan R. and Barbara P. Corns of Pepper Pike, Ohio, to create a new student scholarship and support additional university initiatives. With this latest gift, the couple’s lifetime giving to Ohio Wesleyan reaches $10 million.
As part of their fall semester-abroad experience, Ohio Wesleyan University students researched health-care issues impacting the East African country of Tanzania. Eight OWU students recently presented their findings at the 31st annual scientific conference and general meeting of the Tanzania Public Health Association.
On Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, the Bishop Backers will host “Community Service Day 2015,” featuring free admission to the Ohio Wesleyan University men’s and women’s basketball doubleheader (with the donation of a canned food item) and a community expo showcasing local nonprofit organizations, community service agencies, businesses, and restaurants.
Eighteen Ohio Wesleyan University students comprising nine teams competed recently in regional competitions for the American Collegiate Moot Court Association. Seven of the nine teams advanced to elimination rounds, and two teams qualified for the national tournament Jan. 16-17, 2015, in Miami, Florida.