Breaking Boundaries

Named the 2015 Ohio Professor of the Year, Laurie Anderson is on a quest to solve 21st-century problems. Her method? Engage students to be part of the solution.

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Sidebar: U.S. Professor of the Year Award

Conventional Wisdom

No doubt about it—presidential nominations raise spirited debate. A century-plus tradition, Ohio Wesleyan’s Mock Convention brings its own political fervor every four years to OWU’s Gray Chapel.

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Sidebar: Mock Convention and Real History

Art & Artifice

Retiring theatre professor Bonnie Milne Gardner and her former student—Anne Flanagan—reunite to showcase one last play. This time, it’s Flanagan’s award-winning “Artifice” that takes center stage at the Studio Theatre.

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Sidebar: 2015 Grad Takes One-Man Show to New York Stage

On the cover: Professor of Botany-Microbiology Laurie Anderson in her element at the Moore Greenhouse. Photo by Mark Schmitter ’12


Leader’s Letter

Civic – and Civil – Engagement

From the JAYwalk

OWU Earns Top-5 Finish in National Moot Court Competition

Ohio Wesleyan Education Department Earns National Honor

Building a ‘Learning Bridge’

Ohio Wesleyan Faculty Develop Online Summer Courses

Ideas, Insight, and Imagination—in Three Minutes

OWU Timescapes

Shake with That Cheeseburger?

Gifts and Gratitude

Global Learning, First-Gen Experience Spark Giving

Lifelong Learning the Heart of Giving

Parents Find OWU Welcoming

Comfort Zones

Mike Plantholt: Selby Stadium

Bishop Battles

Basketball, Track & Field Capture League Titles

Track & Field Coach Sets NCAC Career Record

Alumni Profile

Reimagining His Roots, East and West: Salman Toor ’06

Discovering Don Fausto: Gregory Watkins-Colwell ’91

Alumni Happenings

OWU Alums Celebrate the Holidays Coast to Coast

Faculty Notes

Spring 2016 Faculty Notes

Musser Performs at Seoul Celebration to Honor Horace Allen

Class Notes

Spring 2016 Class Notes

Spring 2016 Class Notes Photos

More Than 90 Years of Art Honored: Carol Kane Simerly ’47

OWU Alumni Celebrate 30 Years in Business Together: Ken Schlinger ’78 and Scott Bedson ’81

Upcoming 3rd Annual Maine Altzfest & OWU Reunion: David Hazard ’80 and Greg Altznauer ’81

The Final Word

The Music of Our OWU Times, by Paula M. Kalamaras ’76

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