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, […]

Kevin Weed Bagpiper

Wooster Symphony Orchestra Presents “Concerto for Highland Bagpipes & Orchestra!”

Renowned bagpiper Kevin Weed will headline the Wooster Symphony Orchestra’s Spring concert, Sunday, April 24 at 4 p.m. The concert is open to the […]

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Wooster welcomes former Nike executive Stefan Olander as James R. Wilson Lecture Series speaker

Stefan Olander, former Vice President of Global Digital Innovation, will visit The College of Wooster on Thursday, April 28 as part of the James […]

Dr. Andrew R.C. Milner at an archeological dig

Dr. Andrew R.C. Milner to give Richard G. Osgood, Jr. Lecture on Wednesday, April 13

The Department of Earth Sciences at The College of Wooster will welcome Andrew R.C. Milner for the 40th annual Richard G. Osgood, Jr. Memorial […]

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 […]

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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. […]

Alumni Weekend 2022

Five alumni to be honored at Alumni Weekend celebration

The College of Wooster will recognize multiple alumni with awards at this year’s celebration of Alumni Weekend: Under the Big Top, set for June […]

History alumnus to present lecture on Chinese commander General Tso

College of Wooster Alumnus and Professor of History Kenneth Swope ’92 will present a lecture on General Zuo Zongtang (1812-1885), a famous Qing dynasty […]

Nurse in classroom

Sociology course engaging incarcerated students via robots featured

Anne Nurse, professor of sociology and anthropology at The College of Wooster found a new way to engage with incarcerated students at a local […]

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Pamela Pierce publishes The Hamster Diaries, a light-hearted look at teaching during a pandemic

Pamela Pierce, Professor of Mathematics at The College of Wooster, welcomed not just one, but two housemates when the start of the COVID pandemic […]

Kauke Hall

Wooster’s Dean of Students speaks with TODAY Show about supporting college students’ mental health

College of Wooster Dean of Students and Vice President for Student Affairs Myrna Hernández discussed Wooster’s early alert systems for mental health awareness and […]

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 […]

Hillel Shabbat Dinner

Jewish student organization to host program house at Wooster

Hillel, a Jewish student organization at The College of Wooster, will host a new program house for the upcoming academic year. The formation of […]

Students participate in B-wiser Science Camp in 2019.

B-WISER Summer Science Camp runs June 12-17

The Buckeye Women in Science, Engineering, and Research (B-WISER), an educational partnership of The College of Wooster and the Martha Holden Jennings Foundation, will […]

Dr. Diane Brown-Young ’87

Chemistry alumna combats high infant mortality rates as OB-GYN Physician

In 2020, of the 13,204 babies born in Cuyahoga County, 101 didn’t make it to their first birthday. The majority (73%) of these babies […]

graphic announcing winners from Dewald Student Recognition Celebration at The College of Wooster

Dewald Student Recognition Celebration honors students’ academic accomplishments

On Thursday night (March 3), students gathered in Gault Recital Hall in Scheide Music Center for the annual Dewald Student Recognition celebration to receive […]