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Doing work outside proves healthier

Doing work outside proves healthier
September 17, 2020

With the onset of COVID-19 ruining the academic and social plans of thousands of students across the globe, the return to a college campus has meant a return to normalcy and routine. While Wake Forest...

Alexander Horn: Latin

Alexander Horn: Latin
April 30, 2020

Upon entering Wake Forest as a freshman, Alexander Horn had specific goals in mind; four years later, his accomplishments have extended far beyond what was thought possible. The Latin major has allowed...

Rachel Getty: Accountancy

Rachel Getty: Accountancy
April 30, 2020

As university seniors prepare to graduate from their four years, accountancy major, Rachel Getty, is eager about staying an additional year to earn her MS in accountancy. Gettty has been aware of her interest...

New Organization Prioritizes Quitting

New Organization Prioritizes Quitting
March 5, 2020

We have all been advised, from an early age, to try our hardest, no matter what the obstacle. Parents and teachers instruct students to dream big and pursue goals that will make a positive impact on society....

Podcast Continues To Captivate Audiences

Podcast Continues To Captivate Audiences
February 27, 2020

True crime is a division of criminology that involves the real stories behind some of the world’s most renowned cases, many of them now cold. The podcast series, Crime Junkie, deals with such cases,...

Burrito Boys: Finishing This Search At The Porch

Graphic courtesy of Micah Porter
February 20, 2020

Six months ago, I arrived on campus. The city, heavily influenced by the flavors and access of the South, offered virtually every culinary style a foodaholic could ask for, except for Mexican food, as...

Burrito Boys: Tequila Delivers On Taste And Value

Graphic courtesy of Micah Porter
February 13, 2020

Thomas Cutting contributed to the writing of this article. Here with another review of the best burritos in Winston-Salem, the Burrito Boys test local dine-in restaurant, Tequila Mexican Grill. Contrary...

Burrito Boys: Mi Pueblo Ahead In The Ranking

Graphic courtesy of Micah Porter
February 6, 2020

Back again with the newest take on the Mi Pueblo burrito, Burrito Boys are now ready to present the official top three burritos in Winston-Salem. Native to the city, Mi Pueblo has been serving up top notch...

Seniors Deliver Orations In Annual Colloquium

Seniors Deliver Orations In Annual Colloquium
February 6, 2020

As the seniors prepare to embark on the last leg of their collegiate journey, it is time once again to choose the senior who will deliver a speech during commencement. Faculty nominate students to prepare...

Burrito Boys: Chipotle Is A Fan Favorite

Graphic courtesy of Micah Porter
January 30, 2020

Matt Motyl contributed to the reporting in this article. Continuing the journey of finding the best burrito in Winston-Salem, freshman Micah Porter, along with guest critic, freshman Matt Motyl, test...

Student Government General Assembly

Student Government General Assembly
January 30, 2020

I. Executive Reports President Mellie Mesfin clarified the requirements for the upcoming Student Government elections, as well as explained her goal to design a clearer elections rules packet. Mesfin made...

Burrito Boys: Moe’s Menu, Quality Disappoint

Graphic by Micah Porter/Old Gold & Black
January 23, 2020

Quint Shorr contributed to the reporting in this article. In its first critique on the road to finding the best burritos in Winston-Salem, the Burrito Boys try out the university’s very own Moe’s Southwest...

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