OWU in Review 2019Our favorite 2019 highlights include ranking No. 68 among all U.S. colleges for the percentage of STEM graduates who go on to earn doctorates in STEM fields and earning our best U.S. News & World Report ranking in 15 years. What else made the list?
STEM + Society
Becca Strider ’20 receives a full scholarship from the Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) to participate in its 18-week STEM + Society program in Costa Rica and Mexico.
Live From the New York Arts Program
Shay Manuela ’21 completes an internship with “Saturday Night Live” and takes classes with JP Olsen ’87, HBO’s director of original programming.
MAPPERing New Paths
Leia Ashikawa ’21 uses mathematical algorithms to explore Ohio’s congressional districts as part of a National Science Foundation-Research Experience for Undergraduates project.
Moot Court 2019
OWU students Lauren Mangold ’20, Addie Mannino ’20, and Austin Moore ’20 earn individual orator honors in 2019 Moot Court regional competition.
You Voted for Nick!
Accounting major Nick Braydich ’20 earns $500 in the national “ThisWayToCPA” student video competition.
Keeping Delaware County Beautiful
Professor Sean Kay, student Brianna Graber ’20, and Delaware Entrepreneurial Center business executive Steve Flaherty earn 2019 awards.
Nearly 40 Ohio Wesleyan students spend fall semester completing study-away experiences across the country and around the world.
OWU Connection Grants
Ohio Wesleyan awards 10 new grants to support academic, research, and internship experiences.
Making a Splash
Aamir Motiwala ’23 competes in the Pakistan Swimming Federation’s 33rd National Games, earning second- and third-place individual awards and a first-place relay team award.
A Bishop in Panama
Mahnoor Ansari ’20 plans to use the perseverance and determination she honed as a Battling Bishop rower while serving in Panama with the Peace Corps.
Time to Split!
It’s been a great semester, but it’s time to say farewell to fall semester, to 2019, and to the second decade of the 21st century. Before we go, here’s a look at a few events that helped to heat up December.
OWU Women’s Basketball
Hoops for Hope Classic
December 29-30, 2019
OWU Middle School
Honor Band Festival
January 18, 2020
Martin Luther King Jr.
January 19-20, 2020
Winter Community Day
January 25, 2020