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It Takes a First-Year Village: The Student Perspective

Article Written By: Kylie Miller Goucher College is currently in the process of completing several extensive construction plans. One of the larger projects is The First-Year Village. Goucher’s Community Matters Blog defines this as “a ‘village’ for 450 first-year students to live, work, and socialize… The village is designed for interaction, with prominent communal areas

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Gophers Up in Smoke

Article Written By: Nikita Golizdra  March 8th, 2017 marked the date of the first smoking policy initiative meeting. Taking place at the conference room in Dorsey, the “working group” outlined the first strategies that moved Goucher towards a smoke-free campus. The “working group” was assembled in response to recent student hospitalizations due to respiratory complications

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Swimming with the Sharks

By: Kianna Haskin  On Friday September 1st, the Goucher Independent Music Club hosted young artists from the East Coast, including Shark Club, a band based out of South Brunswick, New Jersey. Due to inclement weather, the concert was held inside the Athenaeum. Despite the change in location, over a hundred students attended the show. November

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The real and personal (Baltimore City)

By: De’asia Ellis There have been 77 youth homicides in the last three months, 28 in the past 30 days, and two in the last week in Baltimore City. When will this stop? When will we have a sense of community restored? When will a parent not be apprehensive about their child walking to school

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Goucher Students March For Women

By: Samantha Cooper On January 20, 2017, the 45th and likely most controversial President to ever been elected was inaugurated. During his campaign, President Donald Trump insulted almost every group that identifies as a minority in the country: women, people of color, people with disabilities, poor people just name the most obvious ones. The day after,

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