Monthly Archives: December, 0

Word on the Street

Would you rather be able to see 10 minutes into your own future or 10 minutes into the future of anyone but yourself? "I think...

Pub Theology

mester in a row, Pub Theology was held in Founder’s on Wednesday, Feb. 21. Starting at 5 p.m., this event was sponsored by Wittenberg’s...

Student Athlete Spotlights: Seniors Abby Haab and Tim Bates

Abby Haab and Tim Bates are two seniors who play for Wittenberg’s softball and baseball teams. Haab is from Dublin, Ohio, a suburb of Columbus....

Negrophilia Unplugged: Open Mic Night in Founders

On Thursday, Feb. 23, Wittenberg University hosted open mic night in Founders; filled with Wittenberg and Central State students, along with distinguished guests. During...

Witt Water Polo Celebrates First Tournament Despite Loss

For the first time in Wittenberg history, water polo was added as a club sport this year. Currently the team has 10 female players:...

Box Scores

Men’s Basketball                     Tuesday, February 20th 1 2 Final               Oberlin (12-14) 31 23 54               Wittenberg (24-2) 33 37 70               Friday, February 23rd 1 2 Final               Denison (15-12) 42 31 73               Wittenberg (25-2) 43 54 97               Saturday, February 24th 1 2 Final               Ohio Wesleyan (19-9) 35 35 70               Wittenberg (26-2) 35 47 82               Women’s Basketball                     Tuesday, February 20th 1 2 3 4 Final           Hiram (11-15) 14 9 21 24 68           Wittenberg (15-11) 20 21 19 18 78           Friday,...

Women’s Basketball Postseason Wrap-Up

Wittenberg women’s basketball is the runner-up for the North Coast Athletic Conference. They had to play three games in the postseason in their run...

Gun Violence in Our Schools: A Victim Speaks Out

"I went to Chardon High School, which is in Northeast Ohio, Geauga County, 45 to an hour away from Cleveland." Courtney Eden, ’19, sat...

Being Black On Campus: A Discussion About Diversity Issues At Witt

This past Friday, conversations about diversity were flowing throughout Ness Auditorium when members of the Wittenberg community came to listen and share their thoughts...

Sociology Department Kicks Off Senior Presentations

As seniors enter into the home stretch of their time at Wittenberg, they begin presenting their senior theses. The sociology department kicked off the...

Figures of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics

The Pyeongchang Winter 2018 Olympics are skating along brightly so far. It’s always a delight to watch countries from all over the world come...

Shades of Speed Dating

The month of love might be coming to a close, but chances to find love are still around. On Wednesday, Feb. 21, Shades of...

What Is SAAC? Spotlight on the Student Athlete Advisory Committee

Communication is key when thinking about the relationship between student-athletes, coaches, Wittenberg’s administrative staff and members of the NCAC in order to ensure everyone...

Men’s Basketball Takes the NCAC Championship

gers took on the Oberlin College Yeomen in the first round of the Quarterfinals for the NCAC. The Tigers and the Yeomen faced off...

Hidden Gem: Ellie’s Restaurant and Bakery & Mills Park Hotel

Take a stroll down Xenia Road in Yellow Springs and it won’t be long until your eyes meet a white mansion-style home. This building...

Students in Process of Forming Wittenberg Wrestling Club

Wrestling at Wittenberg University has been nonexistent since the 1989-1990 school year, when the team went 1-11 in dual meets. Prior to that year,...

““Black Panther” Shatters Records and Stereotypes

Marvel’s most recent release, "Black Panther", shattered stereotypes and demanded the attention that the black community deserves. The movie, which was predicted to surpass...

Division I Basketball Scandals

The world of college basketball is enwrapped in scandal. This began in Sept. of 2017 as four college basketball coaches—Chuck Person of Auburn University,...

One of the Deadliest School Shootings Occurs on Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day of 2018 did not turn out to be as loving as expected. On the day typically assigned to showing your love and...

“Black Panther” A Hit on Opening Weekend

Amidst observations of Black History Month in the United States, cinema giant Marvel Studios released the first-ever superhero film written, directed, produced and starred...

NAMI & Art Club Help

Love Yourself: On Tuesday, students had the opportunity to express why they love themselves. Sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness, organizers provided students...

Box Scores

Men’s Basketball             Wednesday, February 14th 1 2 Final       Wittenberg (22-2) 37 43 80       Ohio Wesleyan (16-8) 38 47 85       Saturday, February 17th 1 2 OT Final     Wooster (20-5) 33 34 10 77     Wittenberg (23-2) 24 43 11 78     Men’s Volleyball             Friday, February 16th 1 2 3 4 5 Final Wittenberg (9-6) 25 13 25 21 15 3 Augustana (3-8) 21 25 18 25 10 2 Saturday, February 17th 1 2 3 4 5 Final Wittenberg (9-7) 20 27 25 23 9 2 Loras (6-4) 25 25 23 25 15 3 Women’s...

Local Dive Taqueria Señor Piquin Perfect for A Strict Student Budget

Across from the Springfield Regional Medical Center lays a quaint diner, red awning fraying at its edges, spelling out "Restaurant" in faded yellow letters....

Men’s Basketball and their Comeback of the Ages

Before the game against the College of Wooster’s Fighting Scots, the men’s team honored Chris Sloneker, ’18, Chad Roy, ’18 and Logan Boyd, ’18...

Women’s Basketball Wins on Senior Day

The Wittenberg Women’s Basketball team started the week off with a game on Valentine’s Day where they played Ohio Wesleyan University’s Battling Bishops and...

Union Board and Tiger Health Educators Program Host Condom Bingo: A New Form of Sex Ed.

Plastic penises and Trojan condoms welcomed guests upon their arrival, strewn all over the tables in Shouvlin 105, awaiting the event soon to come. Condom...

Resources Available for Student Complaints

In today’s news, one of the dominating headlines is sexual assault as we see Hollywood perpetrators being exposed. Some of the men include Harvey...

Wittenberg’s Weight Room Worries

From lack of exercise equipment to not having any space to freely work out, Wittenberg students are upset about the current condition of the...

The Housing Lottery: Ins and Outs

It’s that time of year again! The Wittenberg Housing Lottery is coming up and here’s what you need to know. What is the Housing Lottery? The...

Wittenberg’s First Annual Tiger Tank

As college recruits visit campus, one of the main things they are looking for are organizations and events that lead to career success or...

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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...