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First generation students find community on campus Historical Preservation class seeks to preserve on-campus houses Evan White ’18 initiates The Free Tampon Collective Scots baseball cruises past Kenyon College in doubleheader An interview with the band COIN, tomorrow’s Springfest headliner
 

First generation students find community on campus

Sally Kershner Features Editor This semester, students have come together to form the First Generation Students Organization (FGSO), a group that aims to combat the issues and struggles of students who are the first in their family to attend college. On April 26, FGSO will host their first event in Babcock that will allow for […]

Historical Preservation class seeks to preserve on-campus houses

Lily Iserson Chief Copy Editor Every Wooster student is a temporary guest. Our dorms and houses hold our things, our schoolwork and all our good and bad decisions until we graduate: a stopping-point that never feels real enough. Over a period of time lengthier than our student tenure, dorms and residences too undergo the quiet […]

Evan White ’18 initiates The Free Tampon Collective

The goal of the petition is to provide free menstrual products in public bathrooms across campus Ryan Secard Contributing Writer Evan White ’18 has started the Free Tampon Collective, a petition started on change.org. The petition’s goal is “to provide tampons, free of charge, in central bathrooms on campus,” so that students who need menstrual […]

Scots baseball cruises past Kenyon College in doubleheader

Ben Blotner Contributing Writer The College of Wooster’s baseball team dominated the Lords of Kenyon College on Saturday, winning by scores of 15-1 and 18-6 at McCloskey Field. “I think the key for this weekend was the amount of offense we brought to the table,” said Tanner Kaplan ’19. “Our hitters were consistently squaring balls […]

An interview with the band COIN, tomorrow’s Springfest headliner

Katie Cameron A&E Editor Tomorrow, Wooster welcomes special guest COIN to campus as the headliner of Springfest, the College’s outdoor music festival hosted by Wooster Activities Crew. The Nashville-based band released a new album today titled How Will You Know If You Never Try, and The Wooster Voice got the chance to talk to band […]

Men are responsible for perpetuating rape culture

Up until this semester, I never thought about how I enabled and normalized rape culture. I figured with training, workshops and even an official partnership with One-Eighty, I shielded myself from being within that category. However, I realize that access to a woman’s person has always been something that I have been told I have. […]

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Get involved to effect long-lasting change

Student government has always been kind of my thing. Throughout middle and high school, you could find me at the heart of any politically motivated extracurricular — I went to mock government conferences, I ran for executive board, after executive board and I ran my cat for president as a joke — to talk about […]

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Blacks appropriate African culture

The release of the Black Panther movie is projected to be one of the highest grossing opening weekend movies for the Marvel Cinematic Universe. I, just like everyone else, have been ecstatic over the release of this all black cast, featuring not just a male protagonist but powerful and prideful black women. The idea that […]

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Men’s and women’s basketball both win dramatically

Ashley Ferguson Sports Editor Just three points separated both the winning men’s and women’s basketball teams from conference rival Ohio Wesleyan University (OWU) on Saturday, Feb. 10 at Timken Gymnasium. Early in the afternoon, the women overcame a 14-point deficit in the final quarter to best OWU 68-65. Then, the men topped the Battling Bishops […]

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Track competes in Westerville

Sam Kuhn Senior Sportswriter On Saturday, Feb. 10, the men’s and women’s track and field teams traveled to Westerville, Ohio to compete in the All-Ohio Championships. To highlight the meet, the Scots compiled three top-five finishes and five top-eight finishes on the day. Jack Petrecca ’19 won the high jump with a personal best of […]

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OSU, Cincinnati, Xavier basketball teams making Ohio proud

In exciting news from the world of college basketball, three DI college basketball teams from Ohio are ranked in the top 16 in the Associated Press poll for the week. The DI men’s basketball committee gave a sneak peek of its top 16 teams as of Sunday, Feb. 11. Xavier is in the third spot, […]

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