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Canonical texts grow with readers

Canonical texts grow with readers
October 15, 2020

The first classic novel I enjoyed reading happened to be the first classic I read - George Orwell’s 1984. For a long time, that was also the only classic novel that I enjoyed. I remember hating so-called...

COVID-19 changes study habits on campus

COVID-19 changes study habits on campus
October 8, 2020

During the average year at Wake Forest, there seemed to be no end to a student’s study schedule. If you walked by the ZSR library’s atrium at 10 p.m. during midterms, it would normally be bustling...

Video game gains popularity

Video game gains popularity
October 1, 2020

Despite being released in mid-2018 and receiving little attention at the time of its release, the now-popular game Among Us has garnered a great deal of attention in the past several months. This surge...

SneezSafe helps contain COVID-19 on WFU campus

SneezSafe helps contain COVID-19 on WFU campus
September 24, 2020

As of Wednesday, Sept. 23, the COVID-19 cases on campus have continued to rise to 127 cases, though the rate of increase in cases has decreased by 17.1% in comparison to the previous week. With the university’s...

Sobriety in college poses new challenges

Sobriety in college poses new challenges
September 17, 2020

When you tell people you’re sober, especially as a college freshman, you’ve got to know your audience. If it’s a parent you’re speaking to, there’s no need for an explanation — it’s a consistent...

All’s fair in love and quarantine

All’s fair in love and quarantine
September 10, 2020

Being alone in quarantine isn’t easy. This is something that we all know to be true at this point, which has driven many of us to engage in quarantine hookups, relationships or even just friendships....

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