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In focus: seniors finishing I.S.

Sanjana Kumbhani Senior Features Writer With I.S. Monday only a couple of weeks away, the atmosphere on campus is reflective of the seniors’ drive to begin wrapping up their I.S. projects. There’s a mix of emotions: while seniors are pressured to tie together loose ends, they are also certainly looking forward to the freedom that […]

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Visiting speakers on campus, week of 3/1

Emily Colwell, Contributing Writer                                   Kristie Dotson, professor of philosophy at Michigan State University Kristie Dotson, associate professor of philosophy at Michigan State University, will visit The College of Wooster to present “Here Be Dragons: Thinking Black Feminist Decolonial Thought,” on Wednesday, March 4, at 7:30 p.m. in Lean Lecture Hall in Wishart Hall. Black feminism […]

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Alma Gottlieb, professor of anthropology at Univeristy of Illinois

Alma Gottlieb, associate professor of anthropology, African studies and gender and women’s studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, will visit The College of Wooster to present her speech, “Deconstructing the Notion of ‘Education’: A View from the West African Rain Forest.” Her speech is part of the Stieglitz Memorial Speaker series, which will […]

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Rowan Flad, Harvard archaeologist and professor of anthropology

On Thursday, March 5, at 7:30 p.m., Rowan Flad, professor of anthropology at Harvard University, will be speaking at The College of Wooster. His lecture is entitled “Technological Changes and Long-Distance Interaction in Prehistoric Northwest China: New Research on the Qijia Culture” and will be in the Lean Lecture Room in Wishart Hall. According to […]

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Grounds staff member shares his story

James May Contributing Writer As some of you may have noticed, we had a near brush with winter last weekend — temperatures dropped near or below freezing while snow threatened the area. Though this was just a hint, we all know the full brunt of the season will not be long to follow. So when […]

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Alternatives to Wellness Center counseling available on and off campus

Laura Merrell Managing Editor It’s that time of the semester again. There is a seemingly endless stream of tests, essays and projects, not to mention Junior I.S. to complete or I.S. chapters to turn in. Needless to say, college is stressful. Add issues such as sexual abuse, depression or anxiety and it becomes even harder […]

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