Anita Allen

Wooster Announces Speakers for Spring 2021 Commencement

WOOSTER, OH—Internationally recognized legal expert Anita Allen will provide a keynote address and receive an honorary degree at The College of Wooster’s 151st Commencement ceremony, Saturday, May […]

TongTong Wu ’21

Shedding light on the impact of Covid-19 on mental health

TongTong Wu ’21 studied the impact that COVID-19 news has on anxiety, depression, and empathy.

Isabella Ilievski ’21

Psychology and Education major examines how social learners experience online instruction

Isabella Ilievski ’21 investigates multimedia content delivery for social dependent learners

Wooster student Jack Redick wearing eye protection and a face mask working in a lab

Characterization of Substrate Promiscuity for 6-Hydroxynicotinate 3-Monooxygenase

A Transient Kinetic Investigation of the Decarboxylative-Hydroxylation of 5-Cl-6-Hydroxynicotinic Acid Name: Jack Redick Major: Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Advisors:  Dr. Mark Snider, Dr. Paul […]


Wooster sends two teams to virtual Datafest

Students develop data plan that places third in regional competition

Zhen Guo

Combining majors in computer science and sociology, student designs a computer model to investigate the spread of rumors on Twitter

While sociology and computer science may seem like a “rare combination” Zhen Guo ’21, who came to The College of Wooster as an international student from Beijing, China, sees more research combing the disciplines in the future.

students outdoors

Wooster named ‘Best Value College’ by The Princeton Review

The College of Wooster has once again made The Princeton Review’s list of Best Value Colleges. The ranking makes Wooster one of 200 schools […]

Hannah Lane-Davies ’21

I.S. research enhances understanding of birth workers in the COVID-19 era

Hannah Lane-Davies ’21 explores the commitments of contemporary birth workers

Sydney (Maureen) Hanes ’21

Fulbright awards English Teaching Assistantship to Wooster global and international studies major

Sydney (Maureen) Hanes ’21 will teach English in Kyrgyzstan during the next academic year.

Compilation of the cast and crew of Blind Date

Wooster Department of Theatre and Dance spring productions to be presented on Zoom April 27

The spring productions of The College of Wooster Department of Theatre and Dance include a presentation of Blind Date, directed by Shirley Huston-Findley, professor of […]


Wooster Department of Theatre and Dance releases fall theatre productions online

Theatre and Dance Chair Jimmy Noriega commissioned and directed five new plays by BIPOC artists

Irene Herold

Librarian Irene Herold authors book on library consortia and advocacy

New research addresses how libraries can work together to achieve and assess shared goals

To the Wooster Community at the Chauvin Trial’s Conclusion

President Sarah Bolton issued the following statement Tuesday, April 20, to The College of Wooster community in response to the Chauvin Trial’s conclusion: Dear […]

Max Lesko ‘06

Political science major provides strategic oversight to the ‘Nation’s Doctor’

Max Lesko ’06 named chief of staff for the U.S. Surgeon General 

Sarah McGrath '17 conducting research off the coast of Chile in summer 2019

Geology alumna ­­awarded fellowship for climate research

The research opportunities at Wooster prepared Sarah McGrath ’17 for her graduate studies

Susan Clayton

Susan Clayton named fellow for research residency in Paris

Psychology professor to spend 10 months studying connections between environment and social issues

The Effect of Varying Paneling Characteristics on Soccer Ball Flight

Name: Daniel Halbing Major: Physics, Philosophy Advisors: Dr. Susan Lehman, Dr. Niklas Manz The predictability of flight of the Adidas Conext15, Adidas Jabulani, Adidas […]

2021 Virtual Senior Research Symposium

Wooster students present I.S. research in 2021 Virtual Senior Research Symposium

Seniors received awards in critical digital engagement; diversity, equity, and inclusion; sustainability and the environment, and other categories

Longbrake Student Wellness Center

No-cost, confidential reproductive health services available at the Longbrake Student Wellness Center for three weeks this spring and again in the fall

All students can now access reproductive health services, including birth control, reproductive-health counseling, STI testing and treatment, at the Wellness Center through a new […]

Ariel Xie

Exoplanet Sunsets

Name: Ariel Xie Majors: Physics, Mathematics Minor: Computer Science Advisors: Dr. Lindner, Dr. Kelvey How does sunset look like on exoplanets? For some eccentric […]