Art in the modern age is something altogether unique
Opinion· By

As a liberal arts major it is a bold and somewhat self-effacing statement to say our age is too philosophical, a) because in the sense of reading Kant, it really isn’t, and b) because on the surface it undermines my entire operation.

October 19, 2017
The competitive nature of Wake Forest stifles learning
Opinion· By

In high school, I had a teacher who always emphasized “the love of learning.” I had never really thought about that idea until he said it — classes were always a stepping stone for something else, like getting a good grade to boost your GPA for college.

October 19, 2017
The power of the protest lies in its message
Opinion· By

In response to the NFL’s rule changes and ongoing national anthem protests, President Donald Trump openly spoke out against the protesters on Friday Sept. 22, calling on the owners of the teams to fire those who kneel on the field during the national anthem.

October 6, 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
Students should evaluate Code of Conduct changes
Opinion· By

We, as the Editorial Board of the Old Gold & Black, are concerned with proposed revisions to Section Two: Prohibited Behavior of the student Code of Conduct — specifically the changes designed to limit “Disruption or Obstruction of University Activities,” as these may effectively limit the free speech of students.

September 22, 2017
Students must build empathy for their marginalized peers
Opinion· By

Nothing annoys me more than half-a** activists. These “activists” make Instagram and Snapchat posts about how they stand for certain social issues, but do nothing to make actual changes beyond joining a social media hashtag.

September 21, 2017