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College changes policy on credits and IB scores

Waverly Hart Editor in Chief On Monday, Feb. 3, the faculty voted to change their policy on accepting transfer credits and International Baccalaureate (IB) exam scores, as well as changing the final exam schedule. These changes were brought to the faculty by the Educational Policy Committee (EPC), which reviewed the changes and made a legislative […]

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College and City continue to improve relationship

Olivia Proe Features Editor Beall Avenue acts as the main thoroughfare of The College of Wooster campus, but it has also long been an intersection between the lives of students and city residents. Hateful comments, harassment and sometimes acts of violence towards students along Beall have highlighted Wooster’s fraught “town and gown” relationship. Rooted in […]

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College discusses 2020 Master Plan with architects

Samuel Casey News Editor On Tuesday, Nov. 19, a meeting was held with Hastings+Chivetta, an architectural firm that specializes in campus master planning. According to an email that day from Dean of Students Scott Brown, students were invited to participate in this open forum to “provide input on key issues for the 2020 Master Plan.” […]

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Cost of staying over winter break changes for students

Savannah Sima Contributing Writer The College will no longer of- fer discounted housing rates to international students staying on campus for winter break after realizing this policy did not com- ply with the federal Fair Housing Act, according to Carly Jones, housing coordinator for the Of- fice of Residence Life. The rate will change from […]

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Student representatives discuss housing changes

Waverly Hart Editor in Chief On Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 7:00 p.m., an information session was held about proposed changes to on-campus service houses with representatives from service houses as well as Director of Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Nate Addington, Director of Residence Life Nathan Fein and Housing Coordinator Carly Jones. The meeting served […]

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College takes actions to strengthen campus safety

Savannah Sima Contributing Writer Following the open forum with Security and Protective Services (SPS) hosted by Campus Council (CC) on Oct. 27, and the two hate incidents that targeted members of the College, Dean of Students Scott Brown sent an email to the campus community with an up- date on some introductory mea- sures to […]

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