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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
 

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 […]

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 […]

Incidents on Beall Ave. prompt panel on safety

The most recent incident is being investigated as a hate crime in conjunction with the Wooster Police Department Waverly Hart News Editor On Wednesday, Nov. 29, at 9:08 p.m., a ceramic coffee mug was thrown by a driver on Beall Ave. at a College of Wooster student who was identified as Juwan Shabazz ’19. Shabazz […]

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Elevator broken in Lowry Center

Ryan Secard Contributing Writer On Thursday, Nov. 30, the main elevator in Lowry center stopped operating. According to Bob Henery, a manager of mechanical/electrical trades at the College, the elevator stopped working as a result of a failed electromechanical relay in the main control panel of the elevator. “The unit stopped operating and was stuck […]

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New program to connect college, city residents

Two dinners and a service project in the works Zoe Covey Contributing Writer The College of Wooster has been awarded a grant of $5,000 from Campus Compact’s Fund for Positive Engagement to implement a program to build connections between students at the College and the citizens of Wooster. The program, called “Bridging Along Beall Avenue: […]

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Scotlight

A weekly inside look at the unique faces and personalities that make up The College of Wooster community. Sally Kershner Features Editor How different is it living in Wooster compared to your time abroad in Italy? What has surprised you the most about Wooster? I’m originally from San Francisco, went to graduate school in Charlottesville, […]

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Members of Moot Court Team advance to National Tournament

Laura Haley Staff Writer Recently, the College’s Moot Court team participated in The American Moot Court Associations’ official Midwest Regional Tournament held on Nov. 17 and 18 on campus. The tournament set-up consisted of three preliminary rounds on Friday followed by four elimination rounds the next day. “My partner and I competed in the Wooster […]

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Student groups collaborate to fundraise for Puerto Rico relief

Mackenzie Clark Managing Editor As a member of a community as small as The College of Wooster, it can be easy to feel powerless in the face of global tragedies. Recently, though, sorority Zeta Phi Gamma, Proyecto Latino and the Center for Diversity and Inclusion (CDI) came together to show the importance of collaboration and […]

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