2012

January

"Libraries Change to Serve Needs of Students" - Cleveland Plain Dealer

  • Wooster's new Collaborative Research Environment featured in higher education column...more

February

"Pioneering Black Chemists in Ohio" - Journal of Blacks in Higher Education

  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry Sibrinia Collins recognized for her research on topic...more

"Our Amish Neighbors" - WCPN Radio

  • Emeritus Professor of Sociology Charles Hurst discusses Amish Culture...more

March

"Ancient Aliens: Aliens and Mega Disasters" - The History Channel

  • Professor of Geology Mark Wilson interviewed on popular cable program...more

April

"Teach for America Provides Avenue to Classrooms" - Akron Beacon Journal

  • College of Wooster featured in article about program...more

"College Seniors Face Uncertain Future" - The Hechinger Report

  • Director of Career Services Lisa Kastor talks about employment outlook...more

May

"Grandpa's War" - WCPN Radio

  • Senior Heidi Klise uses Independent Study project to tell grandfather's war story...more

"Ancient Aliens: Aliens and Dinosaurs" - The History Channel

  • Professor of Geology Mark Wilson interviewed again on popular cable program...more

June

"A Novel Way to Clean Wastewater" - The New York Times

  • The Times' Green blog highlights Professor Paul Edmiston and ABS Materials...more

"Mosquito Love" - WKSU Radio

  • Assistant Professor of Biology Laura Sirot talks about her research on mosquitoes...more

July

"Advertised Tuition Rates Aren't Real" - Akron Beacon Journal

  • Wooster featured prominently in article about tuition discounts...more

"Non-profit claim of NGOs flawed: U.S. expert" - The Times of India

  • Amyaz Moledina, associate professor of economics, on the distinction between non-profit and not-for-profit enterprises...more

August

"Amish on Trial" - WCPN Radio

  • Emeritus Professor of Sociology Charles Hurst appears on "The Sound of Ideas"...more

"Ohio Amish Watch Sam Mullet Trial, Keep Distance" - WKYC-TV 3

  • Professor of Sociology and Anthropology David McConnell speaks about Amish Culture...more

"Don't Forget Insurance with College-Bound Kids" - Associated Press

  • Dean of Students Kurt Holmes quoted in national story...more

"Senior Makes Grandfather's War Experience Subject of I.S." - Akron Beacon Journal

  • Heidi Klise reveals Winthrop Worcester's valor during World War II...more

September

"Readers' Photos: School Is in Session" - New York Times

  • Photo by sophomore Dev Dharm Khalsa one of just 72 selected nationwide...more

"Two Schools Keep High Ranking Despite Revised Data - USA Today

  • Vice President for Enrollment and College Relations Scott Friedhoff quoted on the subject...more

"Is Obama Still a Great Communicator?" - The Kansas City Star

  • Professor of Communication Denise Bostdorff weighs in on President's Obama's rhetoric...more

October

"Fall Feast on Saturday" - Akron Beacon Journal

  • Effort by students to feed the hungry featured in column...more

"Thousands Could Be Denied Vote" - Australian Broadcasting Corporation

  • Carolyn Buxton, senior associate dean of students, interviewed about access to voting...more

"The Gospel according to Obama" - CNN.com

  • Charles Kammer, professor of religious studies, in quoted in lengthy article...more

"Maya Queen's Tomb Sheds Light on Ancient World" - USA Today

  • Significance of Olivia Navarro-Farr discovery makes national news...more

"Wooster Archaeologist Leads Discovery of Maya Queen's Tomb" - Cleveland Plain Dealer

  • Olivia Navarro-Farr finds tomb of Lady K'abel in Guatemala...more

"Do Presidential Debates Usually Matter?" - Washington Post Blog

  • Study by Angie Bos and Bas Van Doorn from the Department of Political Science cited...more

November

"Elves Deserve Credit for Good Deeds" - Akron Beacon Journal

  • Program to deliver gifts to terminally ill children featured in Beacon Journal column...more

"Exploradio: The Mayan Queen" - WKSU Radio

  • Olivia Navarro-Farr, professor of anthropology, discusses discovery of tomb in Guatemala...more

December

"Wooster Gives Children in Need of Beds Their Own" - Cleveland Plain Dealer

  • "Snug in Their Beds" program featured in Plain Dealer Column...more