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Ohio Wesleyan Mentioned in West Wing Episode

May 1, 2006

DELAWARE, Ohio — Ohio Wesleyan University was mentioned as a possible "visiting professor" destination by a chief of staff during the April 30 episode of the "West Wing".

After losing the election for President, Senator Arnie Vinick (Alan Alda) was contemplating his next four years. Vinick's chief of staff provides him a list of schools that have offered him visiting professorships – including Ohio Wesleyan. When asked which he would like to pursue, Vinick chooses Penn, Florida and Ohio Wesleyan.