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8-31-21: Campus Community Message

Dear Students, Colleagues, and Families, I hope you have had a good start to the new year.  Our hearts go out to those on […]


Wooster convenes 152nd academic year at Convocation

A calling together of the campus community The College of Wooster held its Convocation, Thursday, August 26 at 11 a.m. outside at John Papp […]

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Wooster campus mourns loss of senior Teague Curless who died in car accident

WOOSTER, OH (Aug. 24)—Wooster senior Teague Curless is being remembered as an exceptional student, and wonderful peer and friend to many. Curless, 21, of […]

8-24-21: Campus Community Message

Dear Faculty and Staff Colleagues,  My deepest thanks to all of you for your incredible work in supporting our new and continuing students as […]

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Social Entrepreneurship team supports local economy with food incubator research

After a year when many businesses sought to capitalize on a booming e-commerce market, students and faculty from The College of Wooster’s Social Entrepreneurship […]

Nathan Sundheimer ’17

Neurobiology alumnus awarded for work in healthcare innovation

In June, Crain’s Cleveland Business, a business news source for Northeast Ohio, named Nathan Sundheimer ’17 to their “20 in their Twenties” list, an […]

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Urban studies alumna confronts housing inequity in New York City

After graduating from The College of Wooster, Rasmia Kirmani-Frye ’95 immediately knew she wanted to move to New York City and begin a career […]

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8-18-21: Campus Public Health Updates

Dear Students, Families and Colleagues, I write today to share some updates on our COVID policies and plans.  We are so looking forward to […]

Centuries-old black oak falls on Wooster campus

A mighty oak has fallen. An Oak Grove tree that stood for more than two centuries came down on Monday at The College of […]

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Wooster mourns the passing of emeritus professor of history, John M. Gates

John M. Gates, emeritus professor of history at The College of Wooster, passed away on July 11, 2021, at age 83. Gates served as […]


Students and faculty team up to help local community adapt to climate change

As Northeast Ohioans along with people around the world live through unprecedented levels of natural disasters due to climate change, students and faculty at […]

Amina Hull '22

Museum internship illustrates alternative career plans in classical studies

A classical studies major at The College of Wooster, Amina Hull ’22 wanted to apply her interest in the study of ancient Mediterranean languages […]

Teresa Ascencio '23

Community service and performing arts interests combine in internship experience

Teresa Ascencio ’23, a communication studies and theatre and dance major at The College of Wooster, found a way to connect her passions of […]

Kayla Stevens ’23

Anthropology major finds purpose in archival research at community music school

Kayla Stevens ’23, an anthropology major at The College of Wooster, returned to The Hochstein School, a community music and dance school in her […]

Grace Braver '23

Geology major learns perseverance through working with horses

When her sister recommended a wrangler position at the French Broad Outpost Ranch for a summer internship, Grace Braver ’23 knew it would be […]

Grant Sprague ’22

Biology major puts techniques into practice at Wilderness Center

Grant Sprague ’22, a biology major and environmental studies minor, who is also on the cross country and track & field teams interned at […]

Clare Griffith '22

APEX Fellowship reveals a variety of careers in the arts for music performance major

Clare Griffith ’22 served as an intern at the Dayton Performing Arts Alliance, working specifically with the Dayton Ballet, Opera, and Philharmonic Orchestra. In […]

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8-6-21: Arrival Instructions and Updates

Hello and greetings from Wooster, We are eagerly awaiting your arrival to campus and look forward to welcoming you to campus whether it’s your […]

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8-4-21: Important Campus Mask Policy Update

Dear Wooster Students, I hope you are well. I’m writing today with an update on our COVID plans and processes. As you know, our […]

Justine Paul Berina ’22

Geology major assists conservation efforts through cartography in APEX Fellowship

When taking Geographic Information Systems with Shelley Judge, associate professor of geology, his junior year at The College of Wooster, Justine Paul Berina ’22 […]