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“Avengers: Infinity War” Fails to Live up to Expectations

This review may contain spoilers for "Avengers: Infinity War." In a grand culmination of the last decade of well-received superhero movies, Marvel Studios, backed by...

April Album Releases Boast Profit From Streams, Not Quality Music

April 2018 has been one of the busiest months for mainstream music in recent memory, seeing the release of big-name projects from artists like...

NHL Playoffs Round 2: High-Intensity the Motto for Second Round of Stanley Cup Playoffs

The first round of the 2018 Stanley Cup playoffs are now complete, and eight teams remain: the Nashville Predators, Winnipeg Jets, Vegas Golden Knights,...

Spring Sports Finish Seasons

With the spring season winding down, four Wittenberg sport teams have concluded their seasons: Men’s Lacrosse: The lacrosse team finished 6-9 overall for the season, where...

Junior Reflection

Looking back at the reflection I wrote for The Torch last year, I can’t help but realize how much I’ve matured and grown since...

Box Scores

Softball                         Wednesday, April 25th 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Final         Wittenberg (18-15) 3 2 0 0 0 2 2 9         Ohio Wesleyan (14-11) 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 4         Wednesday, April 25th 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Final         Wittenberg (19-15) 4 1 1 2 0 0 2 10         Ohio Wesleyan (14-12) 0 2 1 3 0 1 0 7         Saturday, April 28th 1 2 3 4 5 Final             Hiram (9-25) 0 0 0 3 0 3             Wittenberg (20-15) 0 2 0 11 0 13             Saturday, April 28th 1 2 3 4 5 Final             Hiram (9-26) 0 2 0 0 0 2             Wittenberg (21-15) 0 0 6 2 5 13             Sunday, April...

Theater Department Hosts Spring Dance Concert

Modern, hip-hop and ballet were some of the styles that were put on display for the 2018 Spring Senior Faculty Dance Concert. All the...

Farewell from the Editor-in-Chief

Wittenberg, I have put off writing this letter for far too long. Call it denial that the curtains close in less than two weeks or...

Wittmen Crew Put On Spring Concert

There are several wonderful events that happen on campus every week, but one event that should always be attended is the Wittmen Crew performances....

Senior Reflection

From passing your light onto others to shotgunning beers, in four years at Wittenberg University you have the chance to learn many unique things...

Sophomore Reflection

My sophomore year was worlds different than my freshmen year. I remember writing this same piece last year as a freshman and writing about...

Freshman Reflection

itt and I almost don’t know how to feel about it. This is the longest stretch of time I’ve ever been away from home,...

Wittfest 2018 Review: Far East Movement Fails to Wow

Wittfest is a day that the student body looks forward to year after year. The house crawls, Wittfest headliner, food trucks and great time...

Women’s Lacrosse is Victorious in Final Game of the Season

On Wednesday, April 25, the Women’s Lacrosse team played their Code Red game, which was their last game of the season. The Tigers took...

Home of English Professor Broken Into

On Thursday, April 12 between 2 and 4 a.m., Wittenberg English Professor D’Arcy Fallon was awakened by what she thought to be shifting furniture...

RHA Hosts Pot Party to Celebrate 4/20

On a brisk Friday evening, dozens of students gathered outside of the Student Center to bask in the sunlight and show their artistic flair....

Fiji to “Raze and Rebuild” Their Campus House

Wittenberg University will soon lose a piece of history, as a 113-year-old fraternity house is set to come crashing to the ground this summer...

Non-Traditional Students Talk About Witt and the Struggles They Face

Being a non-traditional student at Witt is both an exciting experience and a daunting one at times, but three of those students are not...

Delta Sigma Phi Tie Dye: 3rd Annual Philanthropy Event Benefits Red Cross

Delta Sigma Phi’s national philanthropy with the American Red Cross stems from the fraternity’s involvement in relief for Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Since Delta...

Delta Gamma Hosts Second Annual Anchor Splash

Splashing, dancing, racing and the feeling of giving back to others took over the HPER Center’s Natatorium this past Wednesday as the ladies of...

Wittfest 2018

After weeks of anticipating, Wittfest finally arrived this past Saturday. The weather was beautiful, the bright and sunny day welcome after the brief bout...

Men’s Lacrosse Finishes Out Regular Season

On Tuesday, April 17, the Men’s Lacrosse team went head to head with the Wabash College Little Giants on a bone chilling afternoon, winning...

Future Campus Renovation Plans

An alumni member came to campus recently and was disappointed to see that nothing had changed since their time on campus. On one hand,...

How to Streak the Hollow

Wittenberg University is a special place. It’s probably one of the few places in which public nudity isn’t frowned upon. Normally, one would get...

Lesotho Nutrition Initiative Hosts Fundraiser Gala

Approximately 20,000 meals for children in Africa resulted from one night of dancing. The Lesotho Nutrition Initiative held their second annual gala on Friday, April...

Theater Department Hosts “Cabaret” Production

"Cabaret," a musical drama originally created in 1966, is now a popular Broadway musical and was performed by Wittenberg students in Chakeres Theater April 12...

Burgers and Fries with the ADPis

Alpha Delta Pi hosted its spring philanthropy event last week, Burgers and Fries with ADPis; the first time the sorority has hosted the event. ADPi...

Preview of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs

With the Stanley Cup Playoffs officially three games in for all 16 teams, history has been made for two teams in particular: the Las...

Men’s Lacrosse Wins On Senior Day

This past Saturday, the Wittenberg Men’s Lacrosse team celebrated Senior Day by proving to the College of Wooster exactly why there are four quarters...

Student Athlete Spotlight: Men’s Lacrosse Player Colin Cahill

Courageous, passionate, dedicated and a leader are a few words that can be used to describe Colin Cahill, junior captain of the Men’s Lacrosse...

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2020 Alma Mater and Alma Lux Nominations

The Alma Mater and Alma Lux are selected on the basis of character and integrity, service to the community, concern for others,...

Track Teams Finish Top in NCAC Championships

This past weekend the Wittenberg men’s and women’s track teams traveled to Denison University for the 2020 NCAC indoor track Championship meet....

The Weekly Tiger: A Father/Daughter Date

The dynamics of Father/Daughter dates are different for everyone. For myself, my dad and I have never been particularly close, for I've...

Founders Trivia Week is a Blast for Every Class

Wednesday, Feb. 26, Founders Trivia, located in Founders Bar, was a blast for every class. Founders holds a trivia game night for students to come...