Wooster Science Cafe Spring 2022

Wooster Science Café resumes for spring season Feb. 1

A new season of the Wooster Science Café kicks off Feb. 1, 2022, at 7 p.m. Sponsored by The College of Wooster and The […]

Sarah Bolton

Sarah Bolton named next president of Whitman College, will leave Wooster at end of academic year

WOOSTER, OH (Jan. 11)—President Sarah Bolton has been named the next president of Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington.  She will assume the role […]

Melanie Long, assistant professor of economics

Melanie Long calls attention to figures that will affect the economy in 2022

Melanie Long, assistant professor of economics at The College of Wooster, called attention “real weekly earnings” and their impact on the cost of consumer […]

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Wooster’s Model United Nations delegation wins Best Overall Delegation Award at AMUN Chicago conference

The College of Wooster Model United Nations team recently won Best Overall Delegation Award along with Outstanding Delegation Awards for six out of the […]

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Department of Earth Sciences receives donation of 10 MOVE suite software licences from Petroleum Exports Ltd.

The Department of Earth Sciences at The College of Wooster announced that Petroleum Experts Ltd. recently donated 10 licenses of its MOVE suite software […]

Rex Mix Award

Wooster’s Communication Studies Department recognized as best in the US

The College of Wooster Department of Communication Studies has received the prestigious 2021 Rex Mix Program of Excellence Award from the National Communication Association […]

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Performance of CAGED at Belgium international theatre festival features Wooster students and director Noriega

Jimmy A. Noriega, associate professor of theatre and Latin American studies, will travel to Belgium with his theatre company, Teatro Travieso/Troublemaker Theatre, to present […]

Bowen, Pierce co-edit book titled “Mathematical Themes in a First-Year Seminar”

Two faculty members at The College of Wooster are the editors of a book titled, “Mathematical Themes in a First-Year Seminar.” Jennifer Bowen, Dean […]

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Three Wooster students present papers at online communications conference

Three students from The College of Wooster recently presented papers at an undergraduate online communication conference hosted by Ball State University. Sam Caley ’23, […]

Chelsea “Sarae” Addison ’14

Alumna discusses her book on financial literacy for children

On Nov. 15, The College of Wooster hosted alumna Chelsea “Sarae” Addison ’14 for a presentation on her experience as a student and after […]

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Bang Nguyen ’22 presents at oSTEM conference, competes in hackathon

Bang Nguyen ’22, a Computer Science major with a minor in Data Science & Communication Studies at The College of Wooster, recently presented his […]

Christa Craven the dean for faculty development and professor of women's, gender, & sexuality studies and sociology and anthropology

Craven receives 2021 CAR Book Prize for ‘Reproductive Losses: Challenges to LGBTQ Family-Making’

The 2021 Council on Anthropology and Reproduction (CAR) Book Prize has been awarded to Christa Craven the dean for faculty development and professor of […]

Kauke Hall

Wooster again ranks high for international student enrollment

The College of Wooster is once again considered one of the “Leading Institutions for International Students,” ranking No. 24 among colleges and universities in […]

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Economics Major reclassified as a STEM program expands opportunities for international graduates

Students who graduate with an economics major from The College of Wooster can now count themselves as STEM majors. The new classification—with science, technology, […]

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Experiential Learning Showcase 2021 award winners announced

On the eve of the Experiential Learning Showcase, which will be held virtually on Friday, Nov. 5, The College of Wooster named its award […]

Lisa Wong associate professor of music at Wooster and director of choruses at The Cleveland Orchestra standing on a stage directing a chorus with two musicians seated at a piano in the lower right corner

Lisa Wong conducts Cleveland Orchestra Chorus in first concert in 18 months

Lisa Wong, associate professor of music at Wooster and director of choruses at The Cleveland Orchestra, conducted Brahms’ “A German Requiem” at Severance Music […]


Wooster welcomes new trustees for 2021-22

The College of Wooster welcomed several new members to its Board of Trustees for the 2020-21 academic year. Kenneth Aldridge ’90, Walter Bay ’85, […]


Wooster introduces new 2021 Alumni Board members

The College of Wooster is pleased to announce four new members of the Alumni Board: Betsy O’Brien Anderson ’94, Meskerem “Mesky” Brhane ’89, Margaux […]

Yaa Gyasi

Mortensen Lecture To Feature Author Yaa Gyasi, October 18

Join Courage Kusena ’23 and Hayet Rida ’11 for a virtual discussion on Zoom with “Homegoing” author Yaa Gyasi, Monday, October 18 from 6:30-7:30 […]

Rachelle Burks

Raychelle Burks to Present Helen Murray Free Lecture

Raychelle Burks, an associate professor of chemistry at American University and a popular science communicator who has appeared on TV, in podcasts, and at […]