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Ohio Wesleyan University

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION

Location:
Delaware, OH

Founding Date:
1842

Motto:
In lumine tuo videbimus lumen

Team:
Battling Bishops

Mascot:
Battling Bishop

Enrollment:
2000

Official Website:
http://www.owu.edu/

STUDENTS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Morten Arntzen
Business
c. 1955   CEO of Overseas Shipholding Group
Alice M. Batchelder
Judge
15-Aug-1944   6th Circuit Court of Appeals
Susan H. Black
Judge
20-Oct-1943   11th Circuit Court of Appeals
George Conrades
Business
c. 1939   CEO of Akamai, 1999-2005
Trish Van Devere
Actor
9-Mar-1943   One Is a Lonely Number
Clarence C. Dill
Politician
21-Sep-1884 14-Jan-1978 US Senator from Washington, 1923-35
Jo Ann Emerson
Politician
16-Sep-1950   Congresswoman, Missouri 8th
Charles W. Fairbanks
Politician
11-May-1852 4-Jun-1918 Vice President under Theodore Roosevelt
Arthur S. Flemming
Government
12-Jun-1905 7-Sep-1996 HEW Secretary, 1958-61
William H. Gass
Novelist
30-Jul-1924   The Tunnel
Paul Gillmor
Politician
1-Feb-1939 5-Sep-2007 Congressman from Ohio, 1989-2007
Clark Gregg
Actor
2-Apr-1962   The New Adventures of Old Christine
Lucy Hayes
First Lady
28-Aug-1831 25-Jun-1889 Wife of US President Rutherford B. Hayes
David Hobson
Politician
17-Oct-1936   Congressman, Ohio 7th
James A. Locke III
Attorney
1942   Of Counsel at Nixon Peabody
Wendie Malick
Actor
13-Dec-1950   Judith on Dream On
George Meader
Politician
13-Sep-1907 15-Oct-1994 Congressman from Michigan, 1951-65
Phillip J. Meek
Business
c. 1937   Senior VP at ABC, 1986-97
James E. Oberg
Historian
7-Nov-1944   Space exploration historian
Norman Vincent Peale
Religion
31-May-1898 24-Dec-1993 The Power of Positive Thinking
Robert Pine
Actor
10-Jul-1941   Sgt. Getraer on CHiPS
Susan P. Read
Judge
1947   Judge, NY Court of Appeals
Branch Rickey
Baseball
20-Dec-1881 9-Dec-1965 Longtime Baseball GM
F. Sherwood Rowland
Chemist
28-Jun-1927 10-Mar-2012 Ozone depletion
Alex Shumate
Attorney
1950   Partner Squire, Sanders & Dempsey
Louis A. Simpson
Business
c. 1937   Head of investments at GEICO
Clay G. Small
Attorney
c. 1950   Senior VP and General Counsel at Pepsi
Paul L. Smith
Business
c. 1935   CFO of Kodak, 1983-93
Frank Stanton
Business
20-Mar-1908 24-Dec-2006 President of CBS, 1946-73
Melvin Van Peebles
Film Director
21-Aug-1932   Watermelon Man
Patricia Wettig
Actor
4-Dec-1951   thirtysomething
Linda S. Wolf
Business
c. 1948   CEO of Leo Burnett Worldwide, 2001-05

ADMINISTRATORS AND TRUSTEES

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
George Conrades
Business
c. 1939   CEO of Akamai, 1999-2005
Arthur S. Flemming
Government
12-Jun-1905 7-Sep-1996 HEW Secretary, 1958-61
David Hobson
Politician
17-Oct-1936   Congressman, Ohio 7th
Mark W. Huddleston
Educator
c. 1950   President, University of New Hampshire
Phillip J. Meek
Business
c. 1937   Senior VP at ABC, 1986-97
Paul L. Smith
Business
c. 1935   CFO of Kodak, 1983-93

COACHES

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Fielding H. Yost
Football
30-Apr-1871 20-Apr-1946 Legendary UMich Head Coach


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