Archive | December, 2012

Moot Court team excels

Sweep tournaments, send seven pairs to nationals Madeleine O’Neill Staff Writer For the first time in program history, the Wooster Moot Court team has won all three of the tournaments it competed in during the academic year. The team, which won nationals in 2008, has never won more than two tournaments in a season before […]

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Student threatens hunger strike to pay tuition

Lee McKinstry Editor In Chief It was June 6 when Amy*, a rising junior from Texas opened her financial aid allocation letter from the College of Wooster. A few sentences in, she had to sit down. She would have to pay $10,000 more in tuition costs than the year before, leaving a total of $22,000 […]

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Santa Claus charity aids terminally ill children

Student’s father has created his own North Pole at Santa’s “Hide-A-Way Hollow” Anna Duke Senior Features Writer Jordan Dieterle ’13 has been one of Santa Claus’s elves since she was in the eighth grade, but instead of making the toys, she is giving them to terminally ill children. Dieterle is part of a non-profit charity […]

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Student shares exam horror story

Missed final necessitates change in major Wyatt Smith Features Editor We’re not trying to be alarmists, but if a student misses a final exam, the consequences really can be dire. Here is the story of Will Hertel ’14, who had to drop one of his two majors after misreading his exam schedule. On the Thursday […]

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Swimming and diving hosts Wooster Invitational meet

Julie Kendall Sports Editor The College of Wooster swimming and diving teams hosted the Wooster Invitational last weekend, which took place Thursday through Sunday at Wooster High School’s Ellen Shapiro Natatorium and featured 10 Div. II and Div. III teams from the Ohio and Pennsylvania areas. The women’s team took third place, while the men’s […]

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Te’o undeserving of Heisman despite team success

I bet Lou Holtz and Digger Phelps are in heaven right now. Yes, it is a great time to be a Notre Dame fan. The Fighting Irish have just capped off a stellar undefeated season when they beat USC on primetime television and were recently selected to play in the BCS National Championship Game against […]

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