Monthly Archives: December, 0

Changes in the Wittenberg Police Division

Two familiar faces of the Wittenberg Police Division will no longer be found by students around campus, or helping lock down buildings at night....

Where Are All The Students Going?

Wittenberg has been missing out on millions of dollars in revenue due to students leaving the university before graduation, money that could be put...

Greek Life Bans Across Nation

Two Wittenberg fraternity members were involved in a fatal car accident, getting into a vehicle while intoxicated to get more alcohol for a fraternity...

Top 10 Albums of 2017

One of the most exciting years for music in recent history, 2017 has seen the advent of breakout new artists making waves in their...

Annual 10-Minute Plays Leave Students Weak From Laughter

Dimming lights interrupted the low rumble of excited chatter from guests. As the lights rose, they revealed actors confidently staged, marking the beginning of...

Just Eve Performs for Annual Winter Concert

Last weekend, Wittenberg’s female a cappella group, Just Eve, held their annual Winter Concert in Ness Auditorium. This year, Just Eve has 18 members,...

2017 Fall Sports Review

Football: The Wittenberg Tigers Football team made their 2017 season one for the history books; as the team won their 15th NCAC Championship with...

Women’s Basketball Bounces Back from Loss

Wittenberg Women’s Basketball Team played their first two home games at Pam Evans Smith Arena for the 2017-2018 season over the past week, bouncing...

Men’s Basketball Rises to 6-0 With Two Home-Court Wins

On Wednesday, Nov. 29, the Wittenberg Men’s Basketball team took their first win of the week with a 78-65 lead over the Oberlin Yeomen....

Campus Reacts to HWA Facility Overruns

Wittenberg faculty and staff have recently shared concerns about the impact that the new Health, Wellness and Athletic Complex will have on the university...

Brooks Hedstrom Releases Book and Celebrates Publishing

Wittenberg University held a celebratory event on Thursday, Nov. 30, to recognize Darlene L. Brooks Hedstrom and the publication of her book, "The Monastic...

Students Celebrate Religious and Family Traditions

Wittenberg students had the opportunity to learn and share various religious traditions with their families at the Celebration of Traditions this past Wednesday. The program...

Is Witt Falling Apart?

At every college, it is inevitable that there will be some misdemeanors. People will break into cars or houses, throw up or urinate in...

College Rivalries: It’s All Fun and Games Until Someone Loses

Imagine this moment: the Auburn Tigers are tied with their biggest rival, Alabama. The Crimson Tide are lined up for a field goal to...

Word on the Street

What clothing trend will always be in style and why? “Jeans because they are so gender neutral, million different styles and you can represent...

Letter to the Editor

To the Editor: Many thanks to The Torch staff for covering and reporting on the student forum that took place on Nov. 9 in Ness...

Box Scores

Men’s Basketball Wednesday, November 29th 1 2 Final     Oberlin (4-2) 25 40 65 Wittenberg (5-0) 34 44 78 Saturday, December 2nd 1 2 Final     Allegheny (3-3) 20 42 62 Wittenberg (6-0) 40 43 83 Women’s Basketball Wednesday, November 29th 1 2 3 4 Final Wittenberg (2-4) 10 14 19 7 50 Kenyon (5-1) 25 18 14 7 64 Friday, December 1st 1 2 3 4 Final Allegheny (3-2) 11 28 16 22 77 Wittenberg (2-5) 19 15 21 17 72 Saturday, December...

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English Professor Detail Progress on Her Campaign for State Representative

Wittenberg professor of English Cynthia Richards announced her campaign for State Representative on Nov. 21, 2019. Since then, she has made great...

Wittenberg Hires New Assistant Tennis Coach

Game, set... whoa, new coach? This shocking news might have come across some tennis players' minds at Wittenberg University when they hired...

Donald Trump was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize. He doesn’t deserve it.

For the second time, Donald Trump has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by right-wing Norwegian MP, Christian Tybring-Gjedde. In Tybring-Gjedde’s...

“We were on our own:” Quarantine at Wittenberg

At the peak of Wittenberg’s COVID-19 outbreak on Sept. 12, over 250 students or 15% of the student body were in quarantine...