Archive | April, 2014

SGA forms new committees to tackle campus issues

Maddi O’Neill News Editor The Student Government Association (SGA) has formed three new ad hoc committees that will soon begin meeting to tackle issues on campus. The first committee, known as the Respect Committee, will attempt to “push more responsibility into students’ hands for their actions,” according to SGA President Josh Foerst ’15. The idea […]

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C.O.W. math team top in nation

Mariah Joyce Chief Copy Editor On Friday, April 4, a College of Wooster team which had participated in the international Mathematical Contest in Modeling discovered that they had finished first in the nation and eleventh worldwide. The team, comprised of Popi Palchoudhuri ’16, Sunny Mitra ’16 and Dagm Ayalew ’16, was thrilled at the news. […]

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Room selection draws criticism

Wyatt Smith News Editor While reactions were mixed, this year’s room selection process came with its fair share of complaints. Most of the criticism was directed at an imbalance in the number of male and female rooms. More females than males participated in general room selection — due to a higher number of male students […]

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Earth Week: to live consciously with the environment

  Dani Gagnon Features Editor   This upcoming week, campus is going to be getting a lot greener — and not only because spring has finally arrived. This week Greenhouse, an on-campus student environmental group, is hosting their annual Earth Week. Throughout the week there will be a series of small events and initiatives that […]

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Women’s clothing boutique opens downtown

Sanjana Kumbhani Features Editor Downtown Wooster recently welcomed a new women’s boutique, Poppy, which offers its customers clothes, shoes, handbags, jewelry and home products. While the store itself is not particularly large, it does have a wide variety of products and it makes the point to bring in new clothes every week. A Poppy sales […]

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Drama pays homage to victims of femicide Newly translated play to be performed at the College

Lily Iserson Contributing Writer After months of extensive touring across the U.S. and Canada, the play Women of Ciudad Juárez will debut its first English translation at the College of Wooster on April 21-23 at 8:15 p.m. in Freedlander Theatre. Through a series of monologues, an all-female ensemble portrays diverse perspectives of the industrial border […]

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