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Board of Trustees Update March 2017

March 14, 2017
Clyde S. McGregor ’74
The Board of Trustees’ third meeting of the academic year took place in Oberlin on March 2nd and 3rd. Among the Trustees' meetings and activities was a dinner with Launch U participants and Stamp scholars, a “mini-retreat” with Student Senate to explore Board and College governance, and progress reports from Strategic Planning Implementation Working Groups.

25 Years of Dance Diaspora

March 13, 2017
Hillary Hempstead
The Cleveland native began her dancing career at the age of three, and while she started out in classical ballet, she later transitioned into the modern dance and Afro-modern styles during her...


Update from VP/Dean of Admissions/Financial Aid Search Committee

February 28, 2017
Communications Staff
Starting in the new year, the search for a new VP/Dean of Admissions/Financial Aid began again in earnest. Ads for the position have been placed in a variety of outlets, with our consultants at Witt-Kieffer actively recruiting and building the prospective candidate pool.

Staff member Donita Terry Whitt passes away

February 20, 2017
Communications Staff
Wilder Hall staff member Donita Terry "Ma" Whitt, 69, of Wakeman, Ohio passed away unexpectedly in her sleep early Thursday morning, February 16, 2017. Whitt worked in food service for more than 25...