protests on issues of racial justice in downtown Wooster

Political science Prof. Désirée Weber works successfully with local agencies, Wooster alumnus to promote progressive local policy changes

Today marks two years since the murder of George Floyd, which precipitated one of the largest racial justice movements in American history. Since June […]

COVID-19 Community Message Graphic for May 25, 2022

05-25-22: Campus Community Message

Dear Wooster Students, Colleagues and Families, I hope that you are well and have had a good first week of the summer season. I’m […]

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Ahmet Atay co-edits book with thoughts on teaching during the “post-truth” era

Ahmet Atay, department chair of Global Media & Digital Studies and program chair of Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies, is co-editor of a new […]

Alayt Ablam ’21

Wooster alumna publishes AI-art children’s book with a new plant-based take on classic Old MacDonald rhymes

In February, Wooster alumna Alayt Ablam ’21 and current predoctoral fellow at The Grainger College of Engineering at The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, along […]

Scott Nye and Brendan Walsh

Wooster Alums Hosting U.S. Open, Curtis Cup this Summer

Some of golf’s most prestigious events – like U.S. Opens, Ryder Cups, U.S. Amateur Championships, and Curtis Cups to name a few – are […]

Dean Fraga, left, of The College of Wooster, and Wayne Patrick of Victoria University in Wellington New Zealand

Biology’s Dean Fraga one of three authors of Protein Science’s 2021 Best Paper award

Dean Fraga, the Danforth Professor of Biology, is one of three authors of a paper awarded a 2021 Best Paper award by the journal […]

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Wooster Class of 2020 reunites for Commencement celebration

The College of Wooster celebrated the Commencement of the Class of 2020, in a ceremony that brought back more than 150 graduates for their […]

Lakshman Swamy ’05

Wooster alumnus and ICU doctor creates ICU-based board game to celebrate current healthcare workers and inspire future physicians

Despite being the son of two physician parents, Lakshman Swamy ’05 had no intention of pursuing medicine when he first set his sights on […]

COVID-19 Community Message, May 17 2022, Wooster.edu

5-17-22: Campus Community Message

Dear Colleagues and Students, Thanks to you all for your incredible work throughout this academic year.  I’m writing with a short campus COVID update.  […]

DIXSON speaks at 2022 Commencement

Outdoor Commencement ceremony celebrates Wooster’s Class of 2022

While rain delayed the outdoor celebration, the joy and excitement of the graduates of The College of Wooster Class of 2022 stayed bright for […]

Lora Heller ’92

Music education alumna connects children and families through music and sign language

Lora Heller ’92 could tell The College of Wooster was going to be a good fit the day she first stepped foot on campus […]

COVID-19 Community Message May 13, 2022 Wooster.edu

5-13-22: Campus Community Message

Dear Seniors and Colleagues, As we prepare for commencement weekend, we wanted to provide a brief update on campus COVID status. This week we […]

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Update on Power Outage and Campus Services (May 13)

We continue to experience a power outage throughout most of campus and the surrounding neighborhood as a result of a faulty transformer on south […]

presidential search update

Prospectus now live for Wooster’s Presidential Search

Dear College of Wooster Community, As we near the end of finals week and gear up for our Commencement celebrations for the Classes of […]

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Neuroscience alumnus awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program funding

The College of Wooster Alumnus Maurryce Starks ’18 was awarded a five-year fellowship from the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF-GRFP). Starks […]

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Chemistry senior earns graduate research fellowship from National Science Foundation

Claire Hefner ’22, a chemistry major at The College of Wooster, recently received a National Science Foundation (NSF) five-year fellowship that includes three years […]

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Wooster students claim prizes at National Experimental Biology Meeting

A group of eight Wooster students accompanied Dr. Mark Snider, Robert E. Wilson Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, to Philadelphia last […]

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Wooster mourns passing of Daniel Calhoun, emeritus professor of history

Daniel Fairchild Calhoun, a history professor at The College of Wooster for 38 years who died at 92 on May 7, 2022, will be […]

COVID-19 Community Message, May 4, 2022, Wooster.edu

5-4-22: Campus Community Message

Dear Students and Colleagues, I write with an important COVID update. As we come to the end of a great semester, we are seeing […]

Darius Scott Dixson '13

Oscar-nominated musician DIXSON to deliver keynote address at Wooster’s 2022 Commencement Ceremony

Oscar-nominated musician Darius Scott Dixson ’13, known as “DIXSON” professionally, will serve as the keynote speaker for the Class of 2022 Commencement ceremony, held Monday, […]