There are 135 athletes in NCAA Division III football who have returned enough punts to qualify for the national rankings in punt return average. Only one of them ranks higher than Ohio Wesleyan junior Kevin Herman.
OWU’s Schimmel/Conrades Science Center hosted the Patricia Belt Conrades Summer Science Research Symposium (SSRS) on September 16th. This outstanding program celebrated its 21st year at Ohio Wesleyan and featured brief presentations from each of the students who participated in the intensive 10-week summer research program.
Nearly three years ago, Denise Duhamel packed the Bayley Room in Beeghly Library for a reading and discussion of her poetry. On Tuesday, September 10, she returned, once again greeted by an SRO crowd, to share the poetry she selected for inclusion in The Best American Poetry 2013, for which she served as guest editor.
Three years ago, during a stint as poet-in-residence at the Universidade de Coimbra in Portugal, as he walked the streets of the medieval city, Ohio Wesleyan professor and poet Juan Armando Rojas, Ph.D., found himself asking questions because, as he says, “poetry asks questions. It doesn’t answer them.” The questions that intrigued him were, “Where am I right now?” “Where have I been?” and “What is my role as a human being, a teacher, a father, an intellectual, and a poet?”