Wooster Libraries

Our library facilities here at Wooster are fantastic and they offer students both the assistance and resources that they need to be successful. Our main facility, Andrews Library houses our Writing Center, CoRE (Collaborative Research Environment), APEX (Advising, Planning, and … Continue reading
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Roommate Tips

So roommate and room assignments just went out, and some of you are probably nervous about meeting the person you are going to be living with for the next year. Some of you are probably worried about how having a … Continue reading
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The Bear Post

One of the wonderful benefits of working in the wilderness is the potential for interaction with wildlife. Sometimes, we’re entertained by energetic jackrabbits. Sometimes, camels eat our lunch. Always, we keep safety at the forefront. The British Columbia team was … Continue reading
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Wooster’s Fossil of the Week: A faulted oyster ball from the Middle Jurassic of Utah

I’m returning this week to one of my favorite fossil types: the ostreolith, popularly known as the “oyster ball”. These were lovingly described in a previous blog entry, so please click there to see how they were formed and some … Continue reading
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Employment on Campus

If you’re looking to find a job on campus at some point during your time at Wooster, the process is very easy! The Student Employment Office is very accessible, and when you enter there are a variety of binders that … Continue reading
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Iron Flows and Camera Blows

Guest Bloggers:  Sarah McGrath (’17) and Chloe Wallace (’17), both members of Team Utah 2014   EPHRAIM, UTAH — No longer rookie bloggers Chloe and Sarah here, coming at you from the sweet comfort of our couch in Utah. Before … Continue reading
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Oncolites and Kill Sites

Guest Bloggers:  Sarah McGrath (’17) and Chloe Wallace (’17), both members of Team Utah 2014   EPHRAIM, UTAH –  Rookie bloggers, Sarah and Chloe, coming at you from beautiful Ephraim, Utah! We’ll admit early on that are blogging skills are … Continue reading
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Parks in Wooster

When you’ve been studying hard, sometimes all you want to do is go outside and enjoy some sunshine. Although I can’t promise perfect weather every day, I can tell you that the Wooster parks are a great place for those … Continue reading
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Wooster’s Fossils of the Week: Silicified productid brachiopods from the Permian of West Texas

The three beauties above are productid brachiopods from the Road Canyon Formation (Middle Permian, Roadian, approximately 270 million years old) in the Glass Mountains of southwestern Texas. They are part of a series we’ve done on the silicified fauna of … Continue reading
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Hot Springs and I.S. Frenzy

Guest Blogger:  Kelli Baxstrom (’16), member of Team Utah 2014   EPHRAIM, UTAH –  A week into Utah, and feelings are mixed between slight hysteria for those who continue to fall off the couch in the evening due to exhaustion and … Continue reading
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