Wooster Mentions

August 2019

International students face hurdles under Trump administration policy – The New York Times

The path to a U.S. education can come with hurdles for international students, but at Wooster, which has experienced record international enrollment (as noted in article), it is so worthwhile to create a global campus …more

A 12-year-old snags a mammoth discovery while on vacation in Ohio – CNN.com

Nick Kardulias, professor of anthropology and archaeology, confirmed a local discovery of a seven-inch woolly mammoth tooth that made headlines across the country …more

July 2019

Nancy Pelosi said ‘the Squad’ was just ‘four people.’ But here’s why they might succeed. – The Washington Post

Jeff Lantis, professor of political science, wrote a compelling blog post on the tactics younger members of Congress are using to influence policymaking …more

June 2019

The View from Pluto: Retiring Wooster Baseball Coach’s Legacy Extends Beyond the Field – WKSU

Tim Pettorini sat down with longtime northeast Ohio sports journalist Terry Pluto to discuss his remarkable career …more

May 2019

Chicago Jazz Orchestra Stays True to its Roots – DownBeat magazine

Professor of music Jeffrey Lindberg is also the co-founder, artistic director, and conductor of the Chicago Jazz Orchestra, which recently celebrated 40 years …more

Climate Anxiety is Real, But There’s Something You Can Do About It – CNN.com

Many people are feeling eco-anxiety these days, and professor of psychology Susan Clayton offers some thoughts …more

March 2019

Why People Risk Their Lives for the Ultimate Animal Selfie – National Geographic

Professor of psychology Susan Clayton helps explain why today’s culture and media have normalized encounters with dangerous animals …more

February 2019

Wooster swimmer Molly Likins Hopes to Inspire Others by Overcoming Hearing Impairment – WKYC Channel 3

First-year student-athlete is not only competing on an international stage, but serving as a great role model having overcome a disability …more