Research opportunities provided by the OWU Connection have given Ohio Wesleyan the leg up to earn national awards and acceptance into prestigious graduate programs.

Josh Denison '15

University of Notre Dame

MAJOR: ASTROPHYSICS
Denison was involved in Cross Country, as well as Track and Field at OWU until he was a junior. Then he joined Delta Tau Delta and the Society for Physics Students to focus more on his academic background.

Katie Nunner '15

London School of Economics & Political Science

MAJOR: ECONOMICS MANAGEMENT
Nunner traveled to Oxford and Cambridge, England to attend the C.S. Lewis Summer Institute as part of a Theory-to-Practice grant.

Elaine Young '15

University of California, Davis

MAJOR: GEOLOGY / PSYCHOLOGY
Young and several OWU classmates visited Iceland as part of a Travel-Learning Course about the geology and energy resources of the country.

Josh Boggs '14

University of Notre Dame

MAJOR: MUSIC
Boggs was awarded a Theory-to-Practice grant, along with three other music students, to attend the Salzburg Music Festival in Austria, where they received personal instruction and attended performances.

Kelly Maier '14

Vanderbilt University

MAJOR: EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
Maier studied the renowned early education program in Finland as part of an OWU Theory-to-Practice grant, and she applied what she learned into her student teaching experience. She was named Ohio Student Teacher of the Year by the Ohio Association of Teacher Educators.