"Covers the campus like the magnolias"

Old Gold & Black

'Covers the campus like the magnolias'
"Covers the campus like the magnolias"

Old Gold & Black

"Covers the campus like the magnolias"

Old Gold & Black

David Link tends to his bees at Campus Garden.

Pollen, pollinators and people

Addison Schmidt, Staff Writer September 22, 2022

It’s a tale that many of us first heard in elementary school science: a bee flies onto a flower, sucks nectar from the flower’s center, collects pollen on its body and quickly moves on to the next...

A photograph of a garden

Conversations, reckoning and vegetables grow in the Three Sisters Garden

Bella Ortley-Guthrie, Staff Writer September 7, 2022

Between the buildings of Palmer and Piccolo, tall wooden poles and metal wires encircle a plot of dirt, woodchips, and straw. Inside the gate, shovels sit upright above overturned soil. Like the speckles...

A photograph of a tree

The downfall of Alula Arbor

Anna Beim, Contributing Writer September 7, 2022

 In the face of campus expansion, an interactive art installation for environmental awareness has been destroyed to pave the way for a new parking lot.  The installation, Alula Arbor, was a student-led...

A photograph of four volunteers helping out in a garden

At Campus Garden, volunteers “dig-in” to the school year

Addison Schmidt, Staff Writer August 30, 2022

Whether it’s a 90-degree day in August or a 40-degree day in February, one thing that remains nearly constant throughout the academic year is the presence of students at Wake Forest’s Campus Garden...

A photograph of the Amazon Rainforest in the midst of deforestation

A controlled crash: Saving the damaged Peruvian Amazon

Ben Lane, Contributing Writer August 24, 2022

After hours of hiking, 11 Wake Forest students broke through the dense vegetation onto a small cliff, exposing an endless expanse of rainforest stretched out beneath them. Clothes glued to their bodies...

Features covered many events, such as Earth Month.

Wake Forest celebrates Earth Month

Una Wilson, Assistant Features Editor April 20, 2022

 You might be an artist, or maybe you enjoy dancing. Perhaps you are an entrepreneur, a business owner or an engineer. You may be a poet, a film critic, a chef, a question-asker, a leader, a learner —...

Many are concerned that the new road will disrupt the outdoor beauty and recreation space Davis Field currently offers.

Davis Field construction alters campus sustainability

Cooper Sullivan, Multimedia Managing Editor March 29, 2022

On May 16, Hearn Plaza will not only be the center of campus but the center of attention. The trees that line the upper quad will be surrounded by flying graduation caps, flying toilet paper rolls and...

Native insects and pollinators are buzzing around the campus garden, indicating the coming of spring.

Campus Garden celebrates the spring equinox

Una Wilson, Assistant Features Editor March 15, 2022

As cherry blossoms and daffodils have begun to speckle Wake Forest’s campus with color, Campus Garden is preparing to celebrate the spring equinox on Sunday, Mar. 20 from 4-6 p.m. The event is open to...

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