Heather Hartel
Online Managing Editor
Heather is the Online Managing Editor for the Old Gold & Black. She is an economics major with politics & international affairs and journalism minors and will talk anyone's ear off about the aforementioned topics for as long as they'll listen. She's currently in a phase of trying to understand and invest in Bitcoins, but in the meantime also loves hiking, riding her bike, eating burritos and traveling.
ARTICLES BY Heather Hartel
Deacon Profile: Wubetu Shimelash
Profiles · By

Wubetu Shimelash is a freshman originally from Ethiopia. He moved to the U.S. three years ago after an experience with Blake Mycoskie, the founder of Tom’s Shoes, in his hometown.

November 10, 2016
Voting is not limited to Election Day
News · By

Some voters are inspired by this election, others are hesitant about the political world. Some voters are left indifferent about the process entirely.

November 3, 2016
Panel with Deborah Ross discusses domestic violence
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Voters along the political spectrum can agree on one aspect of this presidential election: its importance pertaining to the role of women in politics.

October 19, 2016
Coffee shop opens its doors to local businesses
Life · By

For students struggling with the ongoing stresses of Wake Forest, having a place to escape is a necessity. For this reason, many students choose Campus Grounds as their place of refuge.

October 19, 2016
Wake the Vote hub fosters political involvement
News · By

The air is different around this presidential election. Years of accumulating frustrations with the political system have voters reacting differently to candidates and their issues.

October 13, 2016
Family Fun in the Twin City
Life · By

Show off Winston-Salem to your parents this weekend.

October 6, 2016
North Carolina heavily influences this election
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This presidential election is indisputably different than those before it.

September 29, 2016
Wake Forest is expanding downtown
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This January, students will take classes in the Innovation Quarter.

September 8, 2016
Deacon Profile: John Bourgeois
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Meet John Bourgois, the campus minister for Reformed University Fellowship (RUF) at Wake Forest.

September 1, 2016
Explore beyond the “Wake bubble”
Life · By

Those who know and cherish the Wake Forest community are all too familiar with the stigma of the “Wake Forest bubble.” This phenomena describes students’ restricted access to the world beyond the gated campus as a result of limited parking, three-year housing requirements and a surplus of on-campus amenities.

August 24, 2016
New construction on campus
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In the midst of a $625 million, 10-year construction project, Wake Forest is committed to offering students new, state-of-the-art facilities.

August 24, 2016
University hosts panel on HB2
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At a panel discussing the recent legislation regarding transgender rights in North Carolina, eight speakers were posed the simple question, “Who agrees with House Bill 2?”

April 21, 2016
Campus Garden provides space for learning
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Just across the bustling Polo Road, a few steps away from the stresses of campus lay a quiet, lush, green haven.

April 14, 2016
Mozelle’s offers a top-notch Easter brunch
Reviews · By

Easter is a holiday for celebration, and many choose to celebrate this day with fantastic food. The best Easter brunch in Winston-Salem is served at Mozelle’s Fresh Southern Bistro.

March 31, 2016