Julia Haines
Staff Writer
Julia is a sophomore from Chapel Hill and is planning to major in Mathematical Statistics or Computer Science, so that she can solve crimes with a robot sidekick if Benedict Cumberbatch is too busy. Her hobbies include quoting the Parent Trap on a daily basis and running in the rain.
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Wake Forest ranked 27th by U.S. News & World Report
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Wake Forest was ranked 27th among more than 300 national universities by “U.S. News & World Report” this week in their annual national university rankings.

September 15, 2016
Ceremony in Wait Chapel remembers 9/11 victims
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On Sept. 11, the 15-year anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the United States, Wake Forest hosted an interfaith memorial service in Wait Chapel to commemorate the lives lost on that day.

September 15, 2016
Peggy Noonan reflects on vast career
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The celebrated speechwriter and columnist spoke on politics and former presidents.

September 15, 2016
Reynolda Construction Updates
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Follow the many campus construction efforts with this biweekly column.

September 8, 2016
OGB ranked 15th best college newspaper
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The Princeton Review released college rankings Tuesday, which revealed that Wake Forest’s student newspaper, the Old Gold & Black, ranked 15th of 300 contenders for Best College Newspaper.

September 1, 2016
Students use technology to improve safety
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The growth of technology, especially for the generation of students enrolled in college today, has been adapted to many areas of a student’s life, ranging from fitness improvement to study apps online.

September 1, 2016
Summery Dates to Plan Before Fall in the Forest
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Although summer break has ended, the season will continue until the fall equinox in late September. Take advantage of the warm weather and enjoy some seasonal date ideas before the leaves start falling.

September 1, 2016
Demon Deacon Dictionary
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B-school (bee.skool), n. The School of Business is home to all business courses and the beloved Einstein Bagel Company. With comfortable seating and natural light, this is a popular place for students of all majors to study Chucks (chuhks), n. Chuck Taylor tennis shoes worn in a range of colors to signify which sorority you’re […]

August 24, 2016
Campus celebrities share their secrets to success
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Meet the Deacons who know how to handle the Forest best. 

August 24, 2016
Discover campus’ hidden gems
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It’s easy to get wrapped up in a daily routine, so be sure to take time to check out these unique spots around campus.

August 24, 2016
Debate team wins back-to-back titles
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Junior Jack Manchester and freshman Adam Tomasi represented the Wake Forest Debate Team at the ACC Debate Championship.

April 21, 2016
Cofounder of CollegeHumor is to speak
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Former Deacon Ricky Van Veen is the co-founder of popular comedy website CollegeHumor and of video sharing site Vimeo.

April 21, 2016
Founder inspires entrepreneurial spirit
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Charles Best, the CEO and founder of  the classroom crowdfunding website DonorsChoose.org, spoke in Broyhill Auditorium on Tuesday, April 5 to a crowd of students and local teachers about his success as a small business entrepreneur and the foundations of building a non-profit organization.

April 7, 2016
Meet Maria Difazio
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Originally from Columbia, Maria Difazio has worked in the Magnolia Room at Wake Forest for four years. She is known around campus for her energy and postive attitude that inspires many students.

April 1, 2016
Concerns grow over student resilience
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Earlier this month, highly controversial presidential candidate Donald Trump cancelled a rally scheduled to be held on the campus of the University of Illinois, after protesters, many of which were students, led to security concerns.

April 1, 2016
Disney’s “Zootopia” addresses stereotypes
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Disney released “Zootopia,” its 55th animated feature in its Walt Disney Animated Classics series, in early March, following films “Big Hero 6” and “Frozen.”

March 31, 2016
Deacon Profile: Jennifer Burg
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Jennifer Burg is a professor in the Department of Computer Science and was the first head of the department from 2000-2004 when it split with the Mathematics Department.

February 25, 2016
Two students proceed to National Debate Tournament
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Two students will represent Wake Forest in the National Debate Tournament in New York this March to try and earn the university its third national debate championship.

February 18, 2016
Deacon Profile: Rosalyn Commodore
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Rosalyn Commodore is somewhat of a campus celebrity, known for her friendliness and positive demeanor.

February 4, 2016
Campus celebrates gym upgrades
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Students joined the staff of Campus Recreation and the Office of Wellbeing Wednesday to celebrate the completion of Phase I of the Reynolds Gym Transformation & Expansion project.

January 28, 2016
Student Health hopes to curb alcohol consumption
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The fall semester of 2015 showed an increase in the number of patients treated by Wake Forest EMS due to alcohol consumption related incidents, according to data released by Student Health Services.

January 21, 2016
WFBMC accepts CTSI research grant
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The Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI), which is funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), recently awarded Brian Lally, radiation oncologist of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, a grant to study the work of TaketheFight, a nonprofit organization which partners Wake Forest students with cancer patients to be […]

January 14, 2016
New app offers access to jobs and internships
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Marketplace, a new resource created by the Office of Personal and Career Development (OPCD) on Nov. 13, will help students find unique internships and job opportunities beyond

December 3, 2015
HAVEN: Online course combats sexual assault
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In the first phase of a new administrative effort to tackle the issue of sexual assault on campus, students are required to complete the first half of HAVEN, an online sexual assault course aimed at educating students, by Monday, Nov. 16. “Sexual assault is a significant challenge for universities and colleges nationwide, seriously affecting the […]

November 12, 2015
Spotlight: Matalee Reed
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Senior volleyball player Matalee Reed of Dallas, Texas is finishing her third and final season for the Demon Deacons.  After transferring from Pepperdine at the end of her freshman year, Reed has proven to be successful both on the court and in the classroom, boasting two All-ACC Academic Volleyball selections in both 2013 and 2014.  […]

November 12, 2015