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Immigration Reform Threatens Students’ Futures
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Two flags, one American and one Mexican, both sit on her bedroom wall as equal parts of a prideful identity — an identity now put at risk.

April 5, 2018
Stars Can’t Shine with Light Pollution
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The Reynolda Campus has many reasons that make a walk at night a wonderful experience. It is filled with magnificent magnolias, flowers spread around open grass areas and a Georgian architecture which bridges the buildings across time. Yet, one major element is now missing: stars.

April 5, 2018
Wake Forest Commits Strong Recruiting Class
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Duke is bringing in the top three best recruits in the country all at once, North Carolina already having three five-stars committed, and solid programs like Notre Dame and Syracuse are bringing five-star talents on their own. The ACC is proving to be, once again, one of the best and hardest college basketball conferences next […]

February 2, 2018
Wake Men’s Soccer Alumni Jon Bakero will join MLS
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The 2017 Wake Forest Soccer season was filled with excitement and one of the finest runs on ACC play that the Demon Deacons have ever seen. Even though Wake Forest fell short on its goal to reach the College Cup again, this season was still remarkable due to one of the most talented Wake Forest […]

January 18, 2018
Deacs reach elite eight, seek revenge
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During the first minutes of the game, Wake Forest struggled to generate offense mainly due to Columbia’s option to play the Deacons with a counter-attack mentality.

December 3, 2017
Wake Forest wins Back-to-Back ACC Championships
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After a hard-fought battle against the University of Virginia that ended in penalty kicks on Nov. 12, the Demon Deacons claimed their third ACC Soccer championship in university history.

November 17, 2017
Men’s soccer reaches ACC Championship
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For the game’s first 15 minutes, both teams defended well and the Deacs and Tigers appeared to be evenly matched.

November 10, 2017
Wake Forest men’s soccer season recap
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Another regular season is in the books for the Wake Forest men’s soccer team, and with the ACC Championship less than four days away, it is a good time to review the season so far and preview what comes ahead for the Demon Deacons.

November 2, 2017
Wake Forest soccer earns No. 1 ranking
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Since the beginning of the season, everyone has had high expectations for the Wake Forest men’s soccer team. After a strong season that ended just short of the national title, this year’s team has big shoes to fill if they want to replicate the success of last season and finally bring the national title back […]

October 27, 2017
Wake Forest men’s soccer wins thriller against Clemson
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Throughout the season, the Wake Forest soccer team has been successful in setting the tone early and dictating the tempo of the match. This past Friday was no different. The Demon Deacons started out well, pressuring Clemson from minute one. On their first shot attempt, senior Luis Argudo made a brilliant play on the right […]

October 6, 2017
FBI findings could bring long-term change to NCAA
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After findings from an FBI investigation on college basketball bribes went public this past week, the whole college basketball world was in shock.

October 6, 2017
Wake Forest men’s soccer team takes No. 2 spot in the nation
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The Demon Deacon men’s soccer team traveled to Raleigh, NC to take on the NC State Wolfpack in what shaped up to be an ACC heavyweight match.

September 28, 2017
Wake Forest basketball class of 2018 looks promising
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After a visit to Mother So Dear during last weekend, consensus 4-star small forward Isaiah Mucius committed to Wake Forest.

September 21, 2017
Demon Deacons rack up two impressive wins
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After a painful loss to Georgia State in overtime, the Demon Deacons traveled to Louisville to take on the No. 8 Cardinals.

September 14, 2017
Men’s soccer defeats first two teams
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As expected from the No. 2 team in the nation, Wake Forest secured their first win of the season in a matchup against Rutgers at the W. Dennie Spry Soccer Stadium.

September 1, 2017