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Effective Class Participation Is Simple

Effective Class Participation Is Simple
February 6, 2020

Perhaps you’ve found yourself paralyzed in a similar position to the one that I’m about to describe. You’ve done the reading for a class, formed independent opinions and grown confident enough to...

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...

The Smell In The Entrance Needs To Be Wiped Away

The Smell In The Entrance Needs To Be Wiped Away
February 28, 2019

Amanda Wilcox also contributed to this article. $hit. That’s what it smells like when you walk into the Z. Smith Reynolds Library (ZSR)! Many tour groups have passed through the doors of our campus’...

Pick-Up Lines Evoke Feelings Of Love

Pick-Up Lines Evoke Feelings Of Love
February 14, 2019

Elizabeth B. asks, “How does one find love in the ZSR library?” Dear Elizabeth, It’s that time of year again: students stretch out on blankets across the quad, our classrooms are a chorus of...

There Are Many Different Options For Spring Break

There Are Many Different Options For Spring Break
January 31, 2019

As the spring semester starts, discussions of what one is doing for Spring Break fill the air. From going home to going to Cancun, one’s destination is only the limit of their mind (and pocket). For...

Registering A Pet At Wake Forest

A cat walks past a bullet hole in an upstairs window of a home where a woman was fatally shot overnight in the 6300 block of North Woodstock Street in North Philadelphia on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. The woman was reportedly shot next to her newborn infant.
January 24, 2019

Becca M asks, “How do I get a registered pet at Wake Forest?” Dear Becca, Times are dark here at Touching Tips. The FBI has framed me for REDACTEDCRIME, and I’ve been on the run for six weeks. I’ve...

Oreo Cookies Are A Serious Threat

Oreo Cookies Are A Serious Threat
October 4, 2018

Starting college, I’ve found out a few things that no one ever told me. One of those was the results of a recent Wake Forest study. It found that an astonishing 84.3 percent of Wake Forest students have...

How Not To Ride A Bike Around Campus

How Not To Ride A Bike Around Campus
September 6, 2018

Although Wake Forest’s campus isn’t exactly huge, the distance between Magnolia and South Campus feels really far when you’re in a rush and have short legs. As an upperclassman, I’ve been attempting...

Bees are Terrorizing our Campus

Mark Handler/Old Gold&Black
April 26, 2018

Spring has sprung at Wake Forest, and that brings warmth, sunshine and joy. Students should be spending sun-filled hours outside, sitting in the courtyard between Benson and Tribble or throwing the clichéd...

Wake Unsolved: The Carrell Conspiracy

Mark Handler/Old Gold&Black
April 12, 2018

On Friday, April 6, word quickly spread on campus that the ever-elusive Steve Carell, known by most for his infamous role of Michael Scott in The Office, would be touring Wake Forest with his daughter....

Breaking: New Pit Seating Chart to be implemented

Breaking: New Pit Seating Chart to be implemented
April 1, 2018

After complaints about there being nowhere to sit in the Pit were filed last week around noon, faculty members thought it necessary to designate seating for various students, in order to ensure a more...

Administration to Place Ban on Toilet Paper to Stop Rolling the Quad

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April 1, 2018

Over the weekend Wake Forest University decided that enough was enough - students needed to stop rolling the quad after every measly sports win. Initially, the university attempted to convince all athletes...

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