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False reports compromise truth

False reports compromise truth
October 1, 2020

  Two weeks ago I wrote an article about the changes to Title IX regulations, courtesy of one Mrs. Betsy DeVos. As a result of that article, I received an email from a former professor at the Oregon...

Lizzy McAlpine releases debut album

Lizzy McAlpine releases debut album
September 24, 2020

I honestly didn’t think finally succumbing to social pressure and downloading TikTok for entertainment purposes over quarantine would have a major impact on my life. But I was very wrong. Among the cooking...

Clutch Coffee opens new W-S location

Clutch Coffee opens new W-S location
September 17, 2020

Winston-Salem has a new coffee shop to add to the ranks of Krankies, Camino, Bobby Boy Bakeshop and many others. Clutch Coffee Bar just opened a new location on University Parkway, two lights past Target....

Title IX revisions undermine student safety

In this file photo, U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos attends the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board Meeting at the White House in Washington, DC on June 26, 2020. DeVos encourages parents to send their kids back to school, warning of students falling behind academically without directly addressing the health risks posed by the coronavirus. (Yuri Gripas/Abaca Press/TNS)
September 10, 2020

In my email inbox, when I put “Title IX” into the search bar, among the friendly emails from the Women’s Center there are several Timely Warning: Rape Reported emails, and at the very top the four...

@Winston_Salem_Eats promotes a “shop local” initiative

@Winston_Salem_Eats promotes a
September 3, 2020

Life Editor Catherine Regen interviews Caroline Osborn about her Winston-Salem food Instagram account. Osborn touches on the importance of supporting local and Black-owned businesses during COVID-19. She...

Study Abroad is a Defining Experience

Study Abroad is a Defining Experience
August 14, 2020

A question that every prospective college student asks themselves is about study abroad. Will I go? Can I go? Where should I go? You might have already asked these questions yourself, and more importantly...

How does Wake Forest’s response compare to other universities?

How does Wake Forest’s response compare to other universities?
July 15, 2020

On June 30, Wake Forest announced their “Our Way Forward” plan, which includes preliminary details for how campus is going to open back up in the Fall. The plan, as it stands until July 15 when we...

Vera Zhang: Computer Science

Vera Zhang: Computer Science
April 30, 2020

Vera Zhang wasn’t always interested in Computer Science (CS). Despite her mother pushing her to select it as her major, it wasn’t until she took her first CS class at Wake Forest that she realized...

Ivy Jiao: Biology and Studio Art

Ivy Jiao: Biology and Studio Art
April 30, 2020

Ivy Jiao is originally from Beijing, China, and decided to come to Wake Forest after a college representative visited her high school. The Admissions officer gave an info session, which sparked her interest....

Netflix Releases Another Angsty Teen Show

Netflix Releases Another Angsty Teen Show
March 5, 2020

As a fan of the instant-cult-classic Stranger Things, I was excited about the new Netflix series I Am Not Okay With This (IANOWT) that premiered this past week. The show hails from the same producers as...

British Production Is Livestreamed

British Production Is Livestreamed
February 27, 2020

While studying abroad at the Worrell House in London, students have the opportunity to see plays with regular consistency as part of the theater course taught there. My experience was exactly like this;...

Queens Dazzle At The Drag Show

Queens Dazzle At The Drag Show
February 20, 2020

In this article, I refer to the performers by their Queen names and have included their Instagram handles: Erica Chanel @theEricaChanel, Onya Mann @BrandonHilton, Crystal Brook @thecrystalBrooks, Tallulah...

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