President Bolton speaks during a brief ceremony in front of the Lowry Center construction

Wooster installs time capsule during student center renovations

Last summer, as construction was underway on the renovation of the Lowry Student Center, a time capsule planted in 1968 was discovered and opened, […]

Juneteenth commemorative lecture by Beatrice Adams, assistant professor of history

Wooster commemorates Juneteenth with inaugural lecture

The College of Wooster celebrated the inaugural Presidential Equity & Excellence Lecture Series on Thursday, June 16, with a Juneteenth commemorative lecture by Beatrice […]

John Lindner

Physics professor and alumni publish article about alien suns

John Lindner, emeritus professor of physics at The College of Wooster, and two Wooster alumni, Xinchen (Ariel) Xie ’21 and Hwan (Michelle) Bae ’19, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Ahmet Atay, professor of communication studies and chair of the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; Global Media and Digital Studies, and Film Studies

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 […]

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 […]

Commencement 2020

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 […]

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 […]

Flowering trees on The College of Wooster campus

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 […]

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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 […]

Eight students and a professor from The College of Wooster pose for a photo in Philadelphia

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 […]

portrait of Daniel Calhoun College of Wooster emeritus history professor

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 […]

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, […]

Kauke Hall

Wooster makes The Princeton Review’s 2022 “Best Value College” list

The College of Wooster has again been named a Best Value College by The Princeton Review, an honor that reflects Wooster’s strong return on […]

Senior Research Symposium 2022

Wooster’s Senior Research Symposium returns in person for Class of 2022

The College of Wooster welcomed back its annual in-person Senior Research Symposium on Friday, April 29, as students from the College presented their Independent […]

Emily Baird, visiting assistant professor of theatre and dance

Professor Baird publishes investigation into body awareness of undergraduate dancers

Emily Baird, visiting assistant professor of theatre and dance at The College of Wooster, published an article this spring in the Journal of Dance […]

Makiba J. Foster

Wooster names Makiba J. Foster College Librarian to begin July 15

Makiba J. Foster, who has attracted national recognition for leading digital projects that curate the Black experience, such as Documenting Ferguson, and, most recently, […]

Denise Bostdorff, professor of communication studies at The College of Wooster, sits in front of a laptop in a sound studio with a microphone and headphones

Denise Bostdorff featured on BBC’s The Forum for expertise on Truman Doctrine

Denise Bostdorff, professor of communication studies at The College of Wooster, served as a featured guest on The Forum, the flagship discussion program of […]

Head shot of Professor David Moldstad

Wooster mourns passing of emeritus professor of English, David Moldstad

David Moldstad, emeritus professor of English at The College of Wooster, passed away on March 31, 2022, in Wooster, Ohio, at 98 years old. […]