Tag: Samantha Cooper

Samantha Cooper’s final scoop

The school year is almost over; there’s only a few more days left of class before finals week arrives. For seniors like me, we get a whole week of activities after exams to celebrate before graduation. Of course, I am nervous, excited, anxious and a mix of many other emotions all at once. But, at

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Goucher Kicks off Alumni Weekend

By: Samantha Cooper Former Goucher students gathered at the school beginning on Friday, April 28 for the annual Alumnae/i weekend. The weekend is scheduled to the brim with activities for the former gophers. The gathering kicked off with a beer garden for both alumni and current Goucher students on the patio of the Alumnae/i center. The Goucher

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Fire Breaks Out in Stimson

By: Samantha Cooper On Saturday, April 22, a fire broke out underneath Stimson dining hall. The fire, according to Captain Marks, was started because, “There was a plastic cover on a heating and air conditioning unit in the basement that caught on fire, creating smoke in the building.” There was mild damage to the unit

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I Want It That Way: Bon Appetit Survey Results Are Released.

By: Samantha Cooper Food is perhaps one of the biggest issues for college students; Goucher College is no exception. The past year has been difficult for many students, as Heubeck and Pearlstone have been combined into one dining hall, and the Gopher Hole has disappeared all together. Students have taken most of their complaints about

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JED-What it is and what you need to know

By: Samantha Cooper Among Goucher College’s many changes is the introduction of the JED Campus program, an initiative set by the JED Foundation which is designed “to guide schools through a collaborative process of comprehensive systems, program and policy development with customized support to build upon existing student mental health, substance abuse and suicide prevention

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Cash clarity: What is happening with Goucher’s budget

By: Samantha Cooper Budgets and debt are not only a concern of  college students, they are a concern of colleges themselves. That, of course, includes Goucher. In order to inform students about how the school spends its money, an information session was arranged for students to attend. Malcolm Green-Hayes, Goucher’s Director of Budget and Finance

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New President, New Policies

By: Samantha Cooper In order to give students a chance to meet with the new Student President and Senate, Goucher Student Government held a small dinner and meeting on April 4th. During this meeting, last year’s president Lydell Hills ’18 stepped down and passed the torch to Lancelot Napier Kane ’19 and gave a speech

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Discussing the issues: An interview with Lancelot Napier Kane, student presidential candidate.

By: Samantha Cooper Though the polls are closed, the winner of Goucher’s student presidential elections has not been revealed. The Goucher Eye had an opportunity to speak with the second candidate sophomore Lancelot Napier Kane about his platform, and his plans to tackle the issues set upon him by the student body and faculty. (4/17/2017: This interview has been updated

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Rowdy the Gopher is revealed!

By: Samantha Cooper Editor-in-Chief The votes were counted, and Goucher College officially released the name and design of its new mascot—Rowdy the Gopher in a video released by the Goucher Athletic Department on March 30. This came the day after the school announced the retirement of the former mascot Mortimer. Rowdy’s design is a huge change

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