Museums as Storytellers

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What started for Matt Hill ’13 as a 2012 OWU Travel-Learning course on “British Images,” grew into his Theory-to-Practice grant called “Reading the Museum: Institutional Determinants of Cultural Identity in Liverpool,” and research at the Museum of Liverpool over spring break.

Environmental Awareness

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Pedal-powered smoothies. A giant recycled-waste sculpture. A unique chance to become more environmentally aware. Ohio Wesleyan University’s first Green Week will offer all of this and more – even the chance to snag a free spork.

Harsha’s Story


Ohio Wesleyan’s Sriharsha “Harsha” Masabathula will leave this May with an OWU diploma in hand and a prestigious Young India Fellowship (YIF) awaiting him in his native New Delhi, India.

Jabez Co ’12 Receives International Award

Jabez Co ’12. (Photo courtesy of Jabez Co ’12)

Ohio Wesleyan alumnus Jabez Co ’12, a member of the Columbus Symphony Chorus and associate flutist/piccoloist for the New Albany Symphony Orchestra, has received the International Sterling Achievement Award—the highest honor awarded by the international professional music fraternity, Mu Phi Epsilon.

Spring 2014 Travel-Learning Courses Announced

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From the castles and cathedrals of Scotland and England to Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park—the 10 OWU spring 2014 Travel-Learning Courses will offer students challenging classroom study complemented by transformative worldwide travel experiences that will add a dimension of practical understanding for each student.

Stand Together, Live Together

Dr. Albert Paul Brinson speaks at the 20th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast on January 21, 2013. (Photo by Mark Schmitter '12)

Dr. Albert Paul Brinson retired Associate General Secretary of the American Baptist Churches; U.S.A. spoke to the more than 300 members of the Delaware, Ohio Wesleyan, and surrounding community at the 20th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast on January 21.

Ms. Ho Goes to Washington

Lisa Ho. (Photo courtesy of OWU’s Office of University Chaplain)

Late this month, Ohio Wesleyan Associate Chaplain Lisa Ho will find herself in the company of Vice President Joe Biden, Presidential Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett, and Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) as she attends a “national gathering of some of the most influential and leading clergy” for a national convening and briefing on the faith response to gun violence.