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START Gallery Features Student Artwork

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April 26, 2018

Two, and a third is the Honors in Studio Art presentation of senior Anna Pugh, on exhibition now at the START Gallery in Reynolda Village. Pugh is a Mullen-Carswell, Eleanor Layfield Davis and Reifler...

Words of Wisdom from a Seasoned Barista

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April 19, 2018

Throughout my years of working as a barista, I have seen too many people look down into their cup and then back up at me with a look of utter confusion and disappointment. These situations usually arise...

Best Buddies Friendship Walk Celebrates All Participants

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March 29, 2018

More than 50 Wake Forest students and members of the community joined each other in the Magnolia Room Sunday, March 25 for the fourth annual Best Buddies Friendship Walk, an event hosted by the Best Buddies...

“Ugly Delicious” Offers a Refreshing Take on Food

March 16, 2018

Netflix’s newest original food and travel program, Ugly Delicious, stars James Beard Award-winning chef David Chang and friends as they focus on the history and geography of some of the world’s favorite...

The Two Best Deals During Winston-Salem Restaurant Week

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February 15, 2018

Monday, Feb.19 marks the beginning of Restaurant Week, a festival of local fare hosted by the Downtown Winston-Salem Partnership featuring a set-price, three-course dinner special. While many of Winston-Salem’s...

Older Band Returns with a New Album

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February 8, 2018

Scottish band Simple Minds — bestter known as the performers of The Breakfast Club theme song “Don’t You (Forget About Me)” — have just released their 18th studio album titled Walk Between Worlds,...

How To Plan a Super Bowl Watch Party

How To Plan a Super Bowl Watch Party
January 25, 2018

With the teams set and the Super Bowl less than two weeks away, many around the country begin planning their watch parties for the big game. Although the Super Bowl carries the weight of being a pseudo-...

British Rockstar Experiments with Electronic Music

December 15, 2017

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds (NGHFB) released their long-awaited third studio album, Who Built the Moon?, on Nov. 24, a project that Gallagher claims to have begun work on in 2014. For those...

WFU Press welcomes visitors to new home

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November 2, 2017

Once housed in the basement of Tribble, the Wake Forest University Press releases their beloved Irish poetry from a new home just outside of campus on Reynolda Road. Ahead of their housewarming party Nov....

Things to Do During Family Weekend

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October 27, 2017

My parents ask me the dreaded question every time they come down to visit: “What do you want to do with us this weekend?” As much as I love entertaining my family, I just do not know what to say when...

The Killers release first studio album in five years

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September 28, 2017

Perhaps the most highly-anticipated rock album of the year, the Killers Wonderful Wonderful has made many people excited for its release — the band’s first since 2012. I get the hype. Many people...

The Best Demon Deacon Discounts

The Best Demon Deacon Discounts
September 21, 2017

Frugal Deacs will always take a student discount whenever they find one. But businesses do not always post their student discounts on a webpage or on social media, leaving students to depend on word-of-mouth...

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