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Fashion forward in the fight to cure cancer

Fashion forward in the fight to cure cancer
October 28, 2016

The month of October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and people all around the country are participating in activities to raise awareness about breast cancer. Sports teams often wear pink accessories...

Say “goodbye” to stress with a few simple steps

Say “goodbye” to stress with a few simple steps
September 29, 2016

Stress is a reality of modern life, and if we don’t take steps to manage it, multiple components of our health can decline. In the television series “Parks and Recreation,” some of the characters...

Wake Forest evolves with new class

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September 1, 2016

The class of 2020 caps off the most diverse student body in university history. As the school year begins, Wake Forest welcomes not only a new freshman class to campus but also the most diverse student...

New dorm will house returning students

New dorm will house returning students
September 1, 2016

The construction of the new dorm on South Campus is scheduled to open at the start of the spring 2017 semester. During the first semester the building is open, the dorm will house some upperclassmen students...

The hot-shot study spots on campus

The hot-shot study spots on campus
August 24, 2016

Studying regularly and effectively is crucial in college, so finding a good study spot is imperative. The right study space is important, not only for academic success, but also to allow more time for...

How to make major decisions

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August 24, 2016

When you first come to college, there are so many new things to take in: new people, new places, new lingo and, although often overlooked during the whirlwind of independence, new classes. At Wake Forest,...

Homestead resort offers mountain escape

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March 31, 2016

Nestled in the mountains of Hot Springs, Va. is the quintessential southern getaway, the Homestead Resort. The Homestead is one of the classic old American hotels that has been frequently visited by many...

Drink of the Week

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February 11, 2016

English Rose This strikingly red drink is perfect for a romantic date or a Galentine’s Day celebration. 3/4 oz apricot brandy 1 1/2 oz gin 3/4 oz dry vermouth 1 tsp grenadine 1/4 tsp lemon juice Rim...

New French Food Truck Rolls into Town

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February 11, 2016

Benedetta Agnoli, an alumna of Wake Forest University, never thought she would have been the owner of a food truck if you had asked about her future plans when she was a student. She was born in Brazil...

Safety concerns lead to hoverboard ban

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January 28, 2016

On Jan. 6, an email was sent to Wake Forest students to notify them that hoverboards — self-balancing, double-wheeled, electronic skateboards that have become incredibly popular around the world within...

UpDog Kombucha Health Drink is an Immediate Success

Photo courtesy of Adrian Martino
January 21, 2016

Health trends and products have become wildly popular in the last decade as consumers are more health-conscious than ever before. Wake Forest students Olivia Wolff and Lauren Miller are putting their own...

Trailblaze leads discussion

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October 22, 2015

Trailblaze Action Week occurred from Oct. 19 through Oct. 22, consisting of a series of events in which students came together to discuss and challenge rape culture on campus. “[The purpose of these...

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