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Fresh X

“Fresh X offers freshmen a foundational community right when they get to college. Friendships form over these three days that last for the duration of students’ time at OWU,” says Will Hayes, who oversees the 25-year-old program with the support of the Chaplain’s and Student Involvement offices.

Travel-Learning Course, ‘Elegance and Brutality: Topics in Modern Japanese Literature’

“Japan has been very clever in changing the behavior of mass amounts of citizens, and even if each citizen’s savings are minuscule, it all adds up to save a very large amount of energy. … [L]earning about it firsthand taught us just how far behind our country is but also how far we can go with our environmental movement.” – Kevin Rossi ’17

Theory-to-Practice Grant, ‘Short Food Supply Chains in Italy and the United States’

“I felt that the Theory-to-Practice Grant exposed me to new concepts and ways of thinking while also bringing familiar academic concepts full circle.” – Nathan Madonich ’16

“I made connections during the project that will assist me for the rest of my life and may provide me even more opportunities down the road.” – Sara Scinto ’16

Multiplying Knowledge

Ohio Wesleyan University’s science and mathematics departments provide a Petri dish of cutting-edge research during their Summer Science Research Program and National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates program. Read about nine science research projects happening at Ohio Wesleyan this summer.