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Wake Forest football topples Louisville

Chris Caswell November 2, 2017

The Demon Deacons walked all over the Louisville Cardinals defense on Saturday, putting up over 600 yards of offense for a 42-32 win. Yet these two teams have history. This was the first time Wake Forest...

Wellness center receives a wake up call

Wellness center receives a wake up call

Chris Caswell October 6, 2017

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. I don’t think I’m...

Professional sports teams should be more loyal to fans

Professional sports teams should be more loyal to fans

Chris Caswell January 26, 2017

Professional sports teams are an important part of a city’s image, culture and a source of pride for millions of people. However, every couple of years teams relocate to some new cities. This season...

Studying for finals is hard but manageable

Studying for finals is hard but manageable

Chris Caswell December 8, 2016

With exams right around the corner, many have already started their self-imposed exile in the library (or their own study spot of choice). We all want to do well on exams to raise that stubborn GPA and...

King’s Bill Hodges trilogy comes to a close

King’s Bill Hodges trilogy comes to a close

Chris Caswell November 10, 2016

Stephen King’s “End of Watch,” his 55th novel and the third book of his Bill Hodges trilogy, came out this summer and did not disappoint. The trilogy follows retired detective Bill Hodges and his...

Candidates for Governor of North Carolina, from left, Libertarian Lon Cecil, Democrat Roy Cooper, and Republican Gov. Pat McCrory debate at WRAL studios in Raleigh, N.C., on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016. (Chris Seward/Charlotte Observer/TNS)

North Carolina’s senate race gains broad attention

Chris Caswell October 28, 2016

The final countdown until the polls open on Nov. 8 is on. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are dominating the news cycle more than ever, though just as important are the gubernatorial and senate races....

“Now You See Me 2” still has some of its magic

“Now You See Me 2” still has some of its magic

Chris Caswell October 19, 2016

“Now You See Me 2,” sequel to the popular 2013 film materialized in theaters last summer. The Horsemen return to continue their Robin Hood-esque robbing the rich and corrupt to reveal their crimes...

Students view the first presidential debate

Students view the first presidential debate

Chris Caswell September 29, 2016

This year’s election cycle has already been one of the most polarizing on record, and Monday’s debate, unsurprisingly did nothing to diffuse the controversy as millions of Americans, including many...

Students respond to lack of provided laptops

Students respond to lack of provided laptops

Chris Caswell September 1, 2016

This year, for the first time, Reynolds Gym was empty on first-year move-in day. In prior years, new students lined up in the gym to receive their school-issued ThinkPad, but the university announced...

The United States needs the third party vote

The United States needs the third party vote

Chris Caswell September 1, 2016

Looking back on the last year, the build-up to the 2016 election has been crazy and unexpected, and it is still months away. When Donald Trump first entered the race, everyone laughed — no one seriously...

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Avoid the dreaded “freshman 15”

Chris Caswell August 24, 2016

Living within approximately half a mile of Wake Forest’s nine dining options — not including the four coffee shops — definitely has its perks. Whenever you get hungry, no matter where you are, there...

Adjusting to life with a roommate

Adjusting to life with a roommate

Chris Caswell August 24, 2016

Before beginning college, most people probably have never lived with a roommate except for — in my case, anyway — my dog who slept at my feet. Unfortunately, unless Residence Life and Housing recently...

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