Chris Caswell
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Chris is a junior from Belmont, N.C. He is a Finance major and plans to pursue a Masters of Accounting. His hobbies include working out and petting other people's dogs.
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ARTICLES BY Chris Caswell
Wake Forest football topples Louisville
Sports · By

The Demon Deacons walked all over the Louisville Cardinals defense on Saturday, putting up over 600 yards of offense for a 42-32 win.

November 2, 2017
Wellness center receives a wake up call
Opinion · By

I don’t think any of us are going to miss the Miller Center that was filled with the ever-occupied cardio equipment, the small weight room and the perpetually broken equipment.

October 6, 2017
Professional sports teams should be more loyal to fans
Opinion · By

Professional sports teams are an important part of a city’s image, culture and a source of pride for millions of people.

January 26, 2017
Studying for finals is hard but manageable
Opinion · By

With exams right around the corner, many have already started their self-imposed exile in the library (or their own study spot of choice). We all want to do well on exams to raise that stubborn GPA and be showered with praise when we go home for break, but we also should not sacrifice our mental […]

December 8, 2016
King’s Bill Hodges trilogy comes to a close
Reviews · By

Stephen King’s “End of Watch,” his 55th novel and the third book of his Bill Hodges trilogy, came out this summer and did not disappoint.

November 10, 2016
North Carolina’s senate race gains broad attention
News · By

The final countdown until the polls open on Nov. 8 is on.

October 28, 2016
“Now You See Me 2” still has some of its magic
Reviews · By

“Now You See Me 2,” sequel to the popular 2013 film materialized in theaters last summer. The Horsemen return to continue their Robin Hood-esque robbing the rich and corrupt to reveal their crimes and bring about justice.

October 19, 2016
Students view the first presidential debate
News · By

This year’s election cycle has already been one of the most polarizing on record, and Monday’s debate, unsurprisingly did nothing to diffuse the controversy as millions of Americans, including many students at Wake Forest, tuned in to watch.

September 29, 2016
Students respond to lack of provided laptops
News · By

This year, for the first time, Reynolds Gym was empty on first-year move-in day.

September 1, 2016
The United States needs the third party vote
Opinion · By

Looking back on the last year, the build-up to the 2016 election has been crazy and unexpected, and it is still months away. When Donald Trump first entered the race, everyone laughed — no one seriously thought he had a chance of winning the Republican nomination, let alone the presidency.

September 1, 2016
Avoid the dreaded “freshman 15”
Life · By

Living within approximately half a mile of Wake Forest’s nine dining options — not including the four coffee shops — definitely has its perks.

August 24, 2016
Adjusting to life with a roommate
Life · By

Before beginning college, most people probably have never lived with a roommate except for — in my case, anyway — my dog who slept at my feet. Unfortunately, unless Residence Life and Housing recently changed the  roommate policy, I’m sorry to say, your roommate will likely not be a dog, so living with someone else […]

August 24, 2016
Easy ways to stay safe on campus
Life · By

Living on your own for the first time is  exciting. Your parents are not  around to look over your shoulder likely for the first time in your life. But with the newfound freedom comes greater responsibility.

August 24, 2016
Students will form a police task force
News · By

The Wake Forest University Police Department (WFUPD) aims to make campus a little safer with a new initiative they are creating: the Deacon Student Patrol.

April 21, 2016
Actress Viola Davis reflects on her career
News · By

Award winning actress Viola Davis, best known for her roles in “The Help,” “How to Get Away with Murder” and upcoming film, “Suicide Squad,” spoke to about 1,500 people in Wait Chapel on Saturday.

April 7, 2016
Students started shoe-lace business
News · By

In September, Wake Forest juniors Tim Collis and Tom Worcester, who were looking to get involved with an entrepreneurial project, started the company Loopey Laces which sells shoe laces with sorority letters on them.

March 31, 2016
Wake Forest comes together to celebrate Springfest
News · By

Students came together this week to participate in various activities to celebrate the spring season as part of Student Union’s traditional Springfest.

March 31, 2016
N.C. “Bathroom Ordinance” causes uproar
Opinion · By

Natalie Wilson also contributed to this column.

March 31, 2016
Clinton campaign hits home for students
News · By

Former president Bill Clinton campaigned for his wife, Hillary Clinton, to a crowd of students and community members at Wake Forest in the Professional Center Library on Sunday, ahead of Tuesday’s North Carolina primary. The event was organized by “Wake the Vote.” Winston-Salem councilwoman Denise Adams and Winston-Salem mayor Allen Joines introduced and endorsed Hillary Clinton. They […]

March 20, 2016
WFUBMC 3D prints live tissue
News · By

Within the last few years, 3D printers have gained national attention as their potential uses continue to increase. Scientists at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center (WFUBMC) are adding to that list after they recently proved that printing live tissue to replace injured tissue in patients is possible. “We take a very small piece of tissue […]

February 25, 2016
Wake Forest hosts congressional candidate
News · By

Wake Forest College Republicans hosted former Louisiana senator and congressional candidate Elbert Guillory on Feb. 12.

February 18, 2016
Student group engages with local inmates
News · By

Once a month, members of the Alexander Literary Organization, a student-run organization at Wake Forest, pile into their cars and drive an hour west to the Alexander Correctional Institute.

February 11, 2016
Business school association recognizes WFU
News · By

AACSB International, the global accrediting body and membership association for business schools, recognized the Wake Forest School of Business on Feb. 1 for its innovation and creativity.

February 4, 2016
Mellon Foundation awards WFU $650,000 grant
News · By

Recently, Wake Forest was awarded a three-year, $650,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to help the university expand its liberal arts and humanities programs.

February 4, 2016
Educators endorse test-optional proposal
News · By

On Jan. 20, approximately 80 educators from universities across the U.S. endorsed the “Making Caring Common” project which advocates for changes in the universities’ admissions practices.

January 28, 2016