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Young scholars flourish

This summer, 19 first-year students were given the opportunity to test the waters of college life with a new program at The College of Wooster.

Emerging College Scholars is an initiative spearheaded by the Dean of Students and Faculty to bring new students from diverse social and cultural backgrounds onto the campus early and allow them to experience what it is like to live, learn, work and even socialize at Wooster. Continue reading Young scholars flourish

Meal plan uncertainties addressed

Wooster students have acquired some substantial food for thought this semester as the College puts into practice a variety of alterations to the meal plan for fall 2008 and beyond

“Student input was critical to make the creation of meal plan choices a priority for our administration,” said Director of Hospitality Services Chuck Wagers, citing specific requests from Wooster students on the subject in recent years. Continue reading Meal plan uncertainties addressed

Remodel of Babcock necessitates adjustment

During the course of this school year, the campus will witness the realization of a plan long in the making: the renovation of Babcock Hall.

Last fall, the wheels of the renovation process were set in motion when the Offices of Student Affairs, Residence Life and Facilities presented a joint renovation proposal to the Funding Allocation Committee (FAC), which subsequently approved it. Continue reading Remodel of Babcock necessitates adjustment