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An interview with the band COIN, tomorrow’s Springfest headliner First generation students find community on campus Historical Preservation class seeks to preserve on-campus houses Evan White ’18 initiates The Free Tampon Collective Scots baseball cruises past Kenyon College in doubleheader
 

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Scots baseball cruises past Kenyon College in doubleheader

Ben Blotner Contributing Writer The College of Wooster’s baseball team dominated the Lords of Kenyon College on Saturday, winning by scores of 15-1 and 18-6 at McCloskey Field. “I think the key for this weekend was the amount of offense we brought to the table,” said Tanner Kaplan ’19. “Our hitters were consistently squaring balls […]

Wellness Center motivates students with new, unique challenge

Lexi Riley Staff Writer Starting Sept. 18 and going through Nov. 30, The College of Wooster’s Longbrake Student Wellness Center will be holding their first annual “The Mind/Body/Green Challenge.” The event includes four separate challenges each focusing on one of the themes of the contest: mind, body and healthy eating. Rachel David, health education coordinator […]

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Sex Ed Week educates, promotes sex positivity on campus

Ellie Kahn Contributing Writer This past week, The College of Wooster engaged in “Sex-Ed Week,” a biannual week full of activities and discussions centered around sexual education, respect and consent. The week is sponsored by k(no)w, the College’s sexual advocacy and anti-rape culture group on campus, who collaborated with organizations such as Queer People of […]

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Six new senators-at-large selected to serve in SGA

Nick Shiach Contributing Writer Last weekend, the Student Government Association (SGA) chose six new senators to represent Wooster’s student body. SGA made the appointments to fill vacant senator-at-large positions that opened up after last spring’s elections. “These seats became open as a result [of] students transferring or students studying abroad,” SGA President Maggie Sestito ’18 […]

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Campus groups take action after DACA decision

Students, faculty and administration gather for rally, pursue other events on campus related to immigration policy Brandon Bell News Editor Members of the College community have continued to react to the news that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program may be ended early next year. Without new legislation from Congress, the program’s recipients […]

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Custodians will no longer clean program houses

Saeed Husain Staff Writer Students residing in program houses this semester at The College of Wooster arrived to the announcement that they will no longer receive the cleaning services provided by custodial staff in the past. The decision by the College has irked some students, who feel that they weren’t told of the change enough […]

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Changes to Title IX will not affect Wooster

DeVos expected to rescind 2011 Title IX guidance Waverly Hart News Editor On Sept. 7, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos delivered a speech in which she addressed the sexual harassment and assault policies on the campuses of America’s colleges and universities. DeVos shared her view that the current guidelines on campus sexual assault, created in […]

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