Archive | January, 2013

Emergency fund started for students

  The fund will help students facing financial dilemmas that threaten their education   After reading the recent Voice article “Student Threatens Hunger Strike to Pay Tuition,” former Professor and Director of Libraries at The College of Wooster Damon Hickey started an emergency fund for students faced with unexpected financial difficulties. The Damon and Mary […]

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Gay former NFL player to visit Wooster

Wade Davis, a retired defensive back, will speak at McGaw Chapel about his experience in the pros Wade Davis, a former NFL player who came out following his retirement, will speak at the College on Feb. 4 about his experiences as a gay athlete. The event is hosted by the Center for Diversity and Global […]

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The College looks to purchase The Shack

Staff Writer Changes may be in store for The Shack Restaurant, with the College looking to purchase the property, though plans for the building are still unknown. “The Syrios family, who own the building, approached the College because they were interested in selling the building that houses The Shack,” said Laurie Stickelmaier, vice president for […]

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Bite-Sized Sports: 1/25/13

CAMPUS FOOTBALL CONTINUES COACHING SEARCH The Wooster Athletic Department started to put the finishing touches on its search for a new head football coach this week. From Monday through Thursday, each of the four finalists gave presentations on the topic: “An Action Plan to Build a Successful Division III Football Program at the College of […]

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Swimming and diving teams on a winning streak

Julie Kendall Sports Editor The College of Wooster men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams have gone undefeated this month, boosting both of their dual-meet records to 6-3 on the season. Together, they kicked off the New Year on Jan. 12 with a sweep of Ohio Wesleyan University, and went on to defeat the University […]

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THE BOOK OF MARMON : 1/25/13

Travis Marmon Manti Te’o girlfriend hoax amusing, confusing Where do I even begin with the Manti Te’o story? When the news broke that the Notre Dame linebacker’s dead girlfriend never existed, I essentially spent the next 48 hours laughing. I, as all college football fans should, hate Notre Dame with a passion and find glee […]

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