Iván Akiri ’22 and Sarah Brunot ’22 present their data and insights to The Wilderness Center.

Social Entrepreneurship program students perform local research projects to solve community business problems

The Social Entrepreneurship (SE) program at The College of Wooster once again designed community-based projects that connected talented students seeking experiential learning opportunities with […]

Emma Schell ’23

Wooster student recognized for expanding coverage of Latin American topics on Wikipedia

College of Wooster junior Emma Schell ’23 recently received recognition from Wiki Education for her work to improve Wikipedia’s coverage of Latin American topics […]


Political science major writes policy suggestions in international relations internship

Emmy Todd ’22 discovered her APEX internship a year before applying through personal research and professor recommendations. A political science major at The College […]


Neuroscience major finds new passion for medicine and research

Through her APEX Fellowship, Emma Saxton ’22 researched how infections and diseases, such as cancer, affect neural activity and how chemotherapy can change one’s […]


Dental internship prepares neuroscience major for future career field

Malik Moore ’23, a neuroscience major at The College of Wooster, shadowed a periodontist at Progressive Periodontics and worked as an office intern in […]


Communication studies major discovers new career interests

Through her APEX Fellowship at the United Planning Organization, Hannah Nguyen ’22 was able to combine her interests in education policy and communication studies. She discovered the opportunity through a College of Wooster alumni and the Shepherd Higher Education Consortium […]


Medical internship offers lab experience for biochemistry & molecular biology major

As an intern at the Choice Children’s Special Clinic in Ethiopia, Makeda Teklemichael ’24 shadowed the medical staff and lab technicians. Working in the […]


Local mental health center internship develops psychology major’s skillset

After exploring different counseling centers, Karabella Hernandez ’22 discovered OneEighty as an opportunity to grow her therapy skills and psychology knowledge. Near The College […]


Environmental geoscience major serves as land-use consultant

As an environmental consultant at Ohio State University, Mazvita Chikomo ’22 collected and analyzed data on lakes, along with educating the public on aesthetic […]


Spanish major advocates for environmental justice and human rights

Cammy Bly ’22 served as an intern at the InterReligious Task Force on Central America (IRTF) organization, which focuses on peace and human rights […]


Biochemistry & molecular biology major gains research experience through APEX Fellowship

As an undergraduate researcher, Kayla Bertholf ’22 studied insulin receptors in fruit flies at Michigan State University. While conducting this research in the Arnosti […]

Tyusha Sarawagi

APEX Fellowship | Tyusha Sarawagi

Majors: Statistical and Data Sciences, Business Economics Class Year: 2023 Pronouns: She/Her/Hers Faculty Mentor: Dr. Hilary Edgington As a data science intern for Four […]

Karabella Hernandez

APEX Fellowship | Karabella Hernandez

Major: Psychology Class Year: 2022 Pronouns: She/Her/Hers Faculty Mentor: Dr. Matt Mariola As a counselor assistant intern at OneEighty, Wooster’s center for mental health, […]

Emma Saxton

APEX Fellowship | Emma Saxton

Major: Neuroscience Class Year: 2022 Pronouns: She/Her/Hers Faculty Mentor: Dr. Grit Herzmann I supported research by looking at how infections, such as covid, change […]

Adam Hinden

APEX Fellowship | Adam Hinden

Major: Chinese Studies, Anthropology Class Year: 2022 Pronouns: He/Him/His Faculty Mentor: Stephanie Strand As a research intern at the Center for World Indigenous Studies, […]

Julie Larick

APEX Fellowship | Julieanne Larick

Major: English Class Year: 2024 Pronouns: She/Her/Hers Faculty Mentor: Dr. Paul Edminston I wrote articles for Girls’ Life Magazine to encourage readers’ involvement in […]

Emma Davidson

APEX Fellowship | Emma Davidson

Major: Neuroscience Class Year: 2022 Pronouns: She/Her/Hers Faculty Mentor: Dr. Grit Herzmann I completed various cancer neuroscience experiments as a research assistant in the […]

Aubry Miller

APEX Fellowship | Aubry Miller

Major: Economics Class Year: 2022 Pronouns: She/Her/Hers Faculty Mentor: Dr. Brooke Krause As a She Grows It intern I conducted social policy and economic […]

Paige Wells

APEX Fellowship | Paige Wells

Major: Sociology Class Year: 2023 Pronouns: She/Her/Hers Faculty Mentor: Dr. Leslie Wingard As an intern for the National School Board Association under the Chief […]

Annie Cohen

APEX Fellowship | Annie Cohen

Major: Psychology Class Year: 2022 Pronouns: She/Her/Hers Faculty Mentor: Dr. Matt Mariola As a research intern at the PAST Foundation in Columbus, OH, I […]