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African Student Union hosts Ubüntu, African fashion show

Kamal Morgan Contributing Writer Ubüntu — an African word meaning “humanity to others” where people love and embrace each other. It is a universal connection that binds humanity to embrace each other’s uniqueness and bring pride to not just one’s own identity, but also to others. This pushes people to detach from their narrow mindsets […]

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Tracing Call-in’s origins to 1989 Takeover

The 1989 protest was inspired by the lack of response to a security officer’s racist comments suggesting that a black student be lynched Desi LaPoole A&E Editor This year’s Galpin Call-in was an event that brought together representatives from many student organizations of Wooster’s campus. With planning still underway on many of the demands, it […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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