Author: thegouchereye

Construction (Dys)function

By: Samantha Cooper At the beginning of this school year, Pagliaro-Selz Hall opened, completing Goucher’s first phase of renovations. A website detailing the progress is available, and includes layout blue prints can be found here. When President José Bowen arrived at Goucher College in 2014 he asked to be taken around campus and shown all the

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I want to ride my bicycle–but can’t

By: Katie Van Note What is often thought of as a common occurrence in city streets and university campuses was the topic of conversation at Goucher College this past week – bike theft. Goucher’s campus has always been relatively free of theft, violence, and vandalism. However, as with all college environments, Goucher is subject to

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Dashing the dining hall

By: Ben Salom Until the academic year of 2017, Goucher College’s on-campus dining options were somewhat sprawling for such a small school. There was the primary Stimson Dining Hall, a smaller secondary dining hall in Heubeck Hall, a retail style food store in the Pearlstone Student Center, and Alice’s cafe in the Athenaeum. However, the

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Teaming up with Under Armour

By: Will Pitts In August 2016, Goucher College announced a three-year sponsorship deal with athletic apparel supplier Under Armour. Banners proclaimed the new partnership – featuring the brand-new Gopher logo, which was unveiled at the same time were hung all over Goucher’s campus, including Dorsey Center while merchandise emblazoned with the Under Armour logo appeared

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Mascot Madness!

By: Samantha Cooper Last semester, in Fall 2016, Goucher College announced that they were re-designing the school’s mascot. The new mascot is a stylized blue and yellow gopher, however the full design has not yet been released. In a statement released to The Goucher Eye, Director of Athletics Geoffrey Miller said, due to the changes made there

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How the government screwed me out of a Capstone project

By: Carol Blyskal It’s my second semester of senior year at Goucher College. I am taking have two capstone classes, and three two hundred level classes that I’m taking in order to get my course requirements out of the way. I’m working odd jobs on weekends, and I’m searching for full-time employment on top of

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