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Reduce Stress With Mindful Relaxation
Life · By

It’s no news to Wake Forest students that college campuses are extremely stressful environments.

October 19, 2016
Deacon Profile: Donald Jodrey
Profiles · By

Don Jodrey, a Wake Forest alum and senior policy adviser to the assistant secretary of the Interior for Fish and Wildlife and Parks, returned to campus this semester to teach an upper-level course on natural resource law and sustainability.

October 13, 2016
Going green while on the go
Life · By

Wake Forest students, faculty and staff have access to a variety of sustainable transportation options that allow them to minimize their carbon footprint and save money.

October 13, 2016
Constitution Day celebration praises equal rights
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In celebration of Constitution Day, School of Law professor Wendy Parker opened a discussion on applications and interpretations of the Equal Protection Clause with the Wake Forest community on Friday, Sept. 16, at the Worrell Professional Center.

September 22, 2016
Make a difference with your fellow students
Life · By

Whether you’re interested in joining a community service organization or just want to find ways to make a difference, the Wake Forest community offers plenty of chances to get involved.

September 22, 2016
Hamilton admission question earns recognition
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One of the Wake  Forest admission essay questions for the class of 2021 was inspired by the play.

September 8, 2016
Reinvent your fitness routine in new facilities
Life · By

With the start of the new semester and throughout the ongoing renovation of campus fitness and recreation facilities, there will be a variety of special events and classes offered to students.

September 8, 2016
Unlock the secret to the many avenues for summer studies abroad
Life · By

While spending a semester abroad can be an important aspect of the college experience, Wake Forest also offers a wide range of unique summer study abroad programs. These opportunities take students to places like Italy, Australia and even India and allow participants to study numerous different topics.

September 1, 2016
Mother So Dear’s cherished traditions
Life · By

Wake Forest is home to many traditions that bring the university together.

August 24, 2016
Wake Forest Bucket List
Life · By

Don’t stress over what needs to be accomplished before graduation… yet. You’ll have plenty of time for that.

August 24, 2016
Men have role in discussions of sexual violence
Opinion · By

This time last year, Virginia Tech’s annual “Take Back the Night” event sparked a national conversation on the importance of “safe spaces” for survivors and the role of men in feminist movements.

April 7, 2016
Wage gap between genders exists in multiple forms
Opinion · By

The job-for-job wage gap is not a myth, contrary to what a column in last week’s issue of the Old Gold & Black proposed.

March 31, 2016
Students need more options for HES credit
Opinion · By

Here at Wake Forest, all students are required to pass health and exercise science (HES) courses to graduate. And it makes sense — Demon Deacons are expected to be the best at everything, including balancing homework, jobs, extracurricular involvement, philanthropy and a social life.

March 3, 2016
There are still double standards for women
Opinion · By

In a previous issue of the Old Gold & Black, a column explored the “economics of sex” in an attempt to pinpoint the cause of the apparent hookup epidemic running rampant on college campuses — including this one. 

February 18, 2016
We need to consider what we say before we say it
Opinion · By

If you discover a new song, it’ll play every time you turn on the radio.

February 11, 2016
Ignoring advice may be beneficial to couples
Opinion · By

Want relationship advice? Those who say yes are in luck, but the answer doesn’t actually matter; tips abound from all directions, regardless.

January 21, 2016
Deacon Profile: Serena Witzke
News · By

Latinist Dr. Serena Witzke is in her first semester as a professor in the Classics Department at the university, specializing in gender in antiquity and ancient new comedy. 

December 3, 2015
Climate Change Forum: “You must adapt.”
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On Nov. 10 evening, Dr. Eban Goodstein, Director of Bard College’s Center for Environmental Policy and the Bard MBA in Sustainability in New York City, introduced students’ roles in climate change mitigation strategies through his presentation, New Rules for Climate Protection: Student and Citizen Action to Change the Future. Although Goodstein emphasized the importance of […]

November 12, 2015
LGBTQ Center hosts conference featuring alumni
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The inaugural Rising Voices Conference, which began on Friday, Oct. 23, and continued through Saturday evening, focused on connecting university alumni with current students through teach-in sessions and panel discussions. Student Ambassadors from the LGBTQ Center helped to facilitate these interactions, from helping to plan the conference and organize registration to directing alumni through department […]

October 29, 2015
Students run for Brian Piccolo
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“Hit the Bricks,” a campus tradition funding cancer research where teams race to accumulate the most laps around the brick perimeter of Hearn Plaza, celebrated its 35th year with its largest participation to date. Around 100 groups of students and faculty, many wearing backpacks weighted by sand, ran through rain and shine for eight hours […]

October 5, 2015