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This edition of the Wooster Voice was published February 9th, 1968. The Voice is a student run newspaper published at the College of Wooster. This issue headlines a simmering dispute between the head of religion, Dr. Burton Cooper and the administration, resulting after Dr. Cooper's alleged actions intended to sow discontent within the department and the administration's refusal to accept his terms for rehiring including a $300 (~$2200 in 2018) raise for an additional semester of teaching. Also featured on the front page is an opinion piece on the Dr. Cooper story, and a story on faculty pay. Page 2 feature opinion pieces on the Dr. Cooper story and faculty discontent and pieces on protests. Page 3 is the sports section. Page 4 features the addresses of trustees and calls for Valentine's Day cards to be sent to them. Pages 5-7 continues articles on faculty pay and the Dr. Cooper story.
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Dr. Burton Cooper, trustees, Valentine's Day
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Editors, Wooster Voice, "The Wooster Voice (Wooster, OH), 1968-02-09" (1968). The Voice: 1961-1970. 165.