Featured Stories

  • Unearthing Earth Day

    Blog post by Thomas Walker, Ph.D., Director of the M.A. In Environmental Studies Program So, Earth Day, April 22, is once again upon us—inevitable, resilient, and hopeful as signs of spring itself. Our annual observance of it, now spanning two generations since its founding, begs some questions about how an event that catalyzed a movement, […]

  • Goucher’s April Oettinger Receives NEH Summer Stipends Award

    April Oettinger, an associate professor of art history in Goucher College’s Art and Art History Department, has been named a recipient of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Stipends award. “This is an incredibly prestigious award,” said José Antonio Bowen, the president of Goucher College. “We’re thrilled April was honored in this way.” […]

  • Time magazine: The Radical New Ways Colleges Are Sizing Up Students

    Goucher President José Antonio Bowen discusses how the Goucher Video Application students are now flourishing on campus in this Time magazine article.

  • CBS: Colleges Get Creative in Bid to Ease Stressful Application Process

    “While we’ve taken away some of those more traditional means, we haven’t gotten rid of the element that those are trying to uncover,” said Assistant Director of Admissions Christopher Wild about the Goucher Video Application in a story on CBS This Morning.

  • The Improvisational President

    The Chronicle of Higher Education authentically profiled President Bowen in this fantastic look at the liberal arts, the heart of Goucher, and our future.

  • Training Ms. President…or Delegate, Mayor, Etc.

    One woman described what it was like to be the youngest state delegate serving in the country. A second spoke about raising three children while running for office—four times. A third discussed the ins and outs of overseeing Gov. Larry Hogan’s social media presence during his campaign. Still another talked about being the evening anchor […]

  • Push to start schools after Labor Day

    ABC 2 covered an on-campus forum where Peter Franchot, state comptroller, pushed to start Maryland schools after Labor Day.

  • Goucher People & Places

    Goucher Graphic Designer Matt Walter took this photo Monday, and it's included in a Facebook album of photos taken of campus in all its autumnal glory. Want us to share your Goucher glamour shot? Message us through Facebook or email it to intheloop@goucher.edu and we'll include it!

  • Goucher Bon Appétit Employee Wins National Award

    Tuesdays through Saturdays, Carolyn Offer wakes up in her southwest Baltimore home, takes two buses, then walks from the bus stop to Stimson Dining Hall. No matter what, the Bon Appetit employee arrives at 7 a.m.—two hours early for her shift. “I love my job, “she says. “And I’m an early bird.”

  • Goucher People & Places

    Members of a Swedish equestrian industry delegation stopped to visit Goucher on their week long visit with the Maryland Department of Agriculture/Equestrian Industry. Here, former Goucher Director Patte Zumbrun and current Director Jen Bunty give an overview of what a collegiate riding program entails, as well as how our riding students  manage to balance success in […]