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This edition of the Wooster Voice was published March 11th, 1975. The Voice is a student run newspaper published at the College of Wooster. This issue headlines a challenge from anonymous donors in the form of a matching fundraising of up to $300,000 for the College of Wooster. Also featured is a report on "Hell Week," an annual hazing activity for Greek groups. Page 2 features a piece on Fast Day, a fundraising activity in which students fast, a piece arguing that gays are integral to the women's movement, a piece accusing Ms. Brandt of sexism against women for using "men" to refer to the whole human race, a one sentence letter calling Joe Hudson's pieces on homosexuality "verbose bullshit," and a review of "Young Frankenstein." Page 3 consists of continued pieces from the opinion section and a piece arguing that Hell Week presents dangers to the campus in the form of broken glass, thrown beer bottles, and general campus nuisances. Page 4 features campus lectures. Page 5 consists of continued pieces. Pages 6-7 are the sports section and page 8 consists of advertising.

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The College of Wooster


Wooster, OH


No Copyright - United States


Profanity, hell week, fasting, homosexuality, Young Frankenstein, sexism, lectures


Homophobia in higher education; Homophobia in the military--Law and legislation [proposed]; Homophobia--Law and legislation; Homophobia--United States; Homophobia; Homosexuality; Sexism; College newspapers; College athletics; Advertisements; Fasting

The Wooster Voice (Wooster, OH), 1975-04-11