The Otterbein University board of trustees unanimously voted Saturday to increase room and board expenses by 4 percent. 2017 marks the fifth year without an increase in tuition.
The Otterbein University Student Government held its first student-led town hall on October 12 at the Chapel. The event was a question-and-answer format where students asked the leaders questions about topics such as the 3-credit hour model, parking, the presidential search and the possibility of a new campus center.
President Trump and the Department of Justice announced plans to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) in early September. DACA is a policy established by the Obama administration that allows deferred action to illegal immigrant minors from deportation to be eligible to work in the United States.
The first sporting event of the weekend is this Friday. The DeSales Girls High School soccer team plays at 7:30 p.m. at Memorial Stadium.
The Diversity and Inclusion sub-committee reported future ventures to increase diversity inclusion and awareness at Otterbein at the Senate meeting April 5. This is in result of student demonstrations last year.
Spring break will be moved one week back during the 2018 spring semester, according to the Registrar.
International students represent a small population of Otterbein Greek life.
Members of the Otterbein community expresses their thoughts about President Trump’s executive order concerning immigration.