It’s All in the Details

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Peter Schantz, Ohio Wesleyan’s director of physical planning and operations, discusses three recent campus construction projects: the completed remodeling of the Hamilton-Williams Food Court, the current renovations to Edwards Gym, and the myriad ongoing curb side appeal initiatives.

Putting Scientific Theory into Practice


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.

Poet Denise Duhamel Makes Another Visit to OWU

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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.

Integrating Theory and Practice of Business

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Welcoming 12 students to the 2013 Economics Management Fellows Program (EMF) on August 23, Alice Simon, the Louis A. Simpson ’58 Endowed Faculty Director of the Woltemade Center for Economics, Business, and Entrepreneurship; and the James Heisler Professor of Economics.

Rojas participates in international poetry event in Spain

Juan Armando Rojas. (Photo by John Holliger)

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?”