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A24 invites students to director’s panel

A24 invites students to director’s panel
October 1, 2020

During a particularly chaotic election year, it’s refreshing to have a dose of politics that delights and edifies rather than one that horrifies. Though its subjects do dissolve, at times, into the sort...

Hulu stuns with book to screen adaptation

Hulu stuns with book to screen adaptation
September 17, 2020

Normal People, the BBC Three and Hulu television series of the Sally Rooney novel by the same name, is the perfect tale of first love to provide a dose of intimacy during a socially distant semester. It...

Abby Moore: Russian

Abby Moore: Russian
April 30, 2020

Though the situation around graduation this year is peculiar, senior Abby Moore thinks that it could offer a unique perspective that might prove itself useful for her and her classmates. “I think it...

Noah Watkins: Chemistry

Noah Watkins: Chemistry
April 30, 2020

While reflecting upon his time at Wake Forest, Noah Watkins spoke freely and fondly of the relationships that he forged with other people. He described camaraderie in a variety of places: in class, with...

Punk In The Time Of A Pandemic

Punk In The Time Of A Pandemic
April 4, 2020

Swept away in a flood of COVID-19-granted free time, I thought it as good a time as any to parse through the childhood possessions littering my bedroom. The stories of my interests throughout the years...

Sanders Holds Rally In Winston-Salem

Sanders Holds Rally In Winston-Salem
March 5, 2020

Last Thursday, Feb. 27, Sen. Bernie Sanders appeared at the C.E. Gaines Center at Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) to campaign ahead of North Carolina’s primary.  Sanders is one of the current...

Lil Baby Primes Himself For Release

Performing April 5 in Value City Arena: Lil Baby [Robb Cohen/Invision]
February 27, 2020

Leading up to the release of his album My Turn on Friday, Lil Baby has positioned himself for virality at every turn with his recent moves. While he has been biding his time with regards to full length...

Effective Class Participation Is Simple

Effective Class Participation Is Simple
February 6, 2020

Perhaps you’ve found yourself paralyzed in a similar position to the one that I’m about to describe. You’ve done the reading for a class, formed independent opinions and grown confident enough to...

Kyle Korver Speaks On Racism

Kyle Korver Speaks On Racism
January 30, 2020

In April of 2019, Kyle Korver found himself thrust into the national spotlight after publishing an article titled “Privilege” in The Player’s Tribune. Korver enjoyed considerable success during his...

Sierra Leslie: Music Performance

Sierra Leslie: Music Performance
May 3, 2019

Once at Wake Forest, Sierra Leslie immediately began taking advantage of the school’s unique educational opportunities. She spoke in particular about the first-year seminar that she took the first semester...

Moving Out Is A Great Time For Self-Reflection

Moving Out Is A Great Time For Self-Reflection
April 25, 2019

Packing for the inevitable trip home for the summer never gets enough shine. Sure, most people would recognize the nagging frustration of such a task, but its monopoly on bittersweetness and nostalgia...

Spring Is A Great Time To Explore North Carolina

Spring Is A Great Time To Explore North Carolina
April 18, 2019

With spring officially sprang (or, having been sprung if you’re a fan of the awkward participial construction) and the strange bouts of April snow gone, it’s a perfect time to explore the outdoors...

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