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Chance the Rapper Named Commencement Speaker

Chance the Rapper Named Commencement Speaker
April 1, 2018

Wake Forest University announced today, April 1, that popular musician and philanthropist, Chance the Rapper, will be the Commencement Speaker for the 2018 Graduating Class. The Commencement Ceremony will...

Office of Parking and Transportation to Forgive all Parking Tickets

Office of Parking and Transportation to Forgive all Parking Tickets
April 1, 2018

In an effort to relieve students of overwhelming financial stress, the Office of Parking and Transportation at Wake Forest University announced on Sunday, April 1 that it would forgive all citations from...

New Rules for Walking on the Quad

New Rules for Walking on the Quad
April 1, 2018

Although there is no sign or particular verbal warning (think the Princess Diaries, “Get off the grass!”), walking across the grass of the upper quad has a sort of taboo attached to it. When, might...

Residence Life & Housing Proposes Hammocks to Solve Housing Shortage

Residence Life & Housing Proposes Hammocks to Solve Housing Shortage
April 1, 2018

After the university admitted a larger-than-average freshman class thanks to the extra space in Angelou, Residence Life & Housing has slowly been coming to terms with the fact that after a year freshman...

Quad Fashion: Spring Edition

Quad Fashion: Spring Edition
March 29, 2018

As winter turns into spring, students are taking advantage of the warmer weather. During this transition period, dresses, short sleeves and casual jeans are beginning to pop up around campus. Rose O'Brien,...

Jennifer Lawrence’s Performance Saves “Red Sparrow”

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March 29, 2018

Director Francis Lawrence’s new film Red Sparrow feels especially relevant in the wake of Icarus, a Netflix original film about state-sponsored Russian doping, taking home Best Documentary Feature at...

Kyle Craft Approaches Music with Maturity

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March 29, 2018

Kyle Craft is one of those rare artists that I have been able to follow since his small, self-recorded beginnings; it is all too often that we only discover artists after they have been signed to a major...

Finding Summer Housing Requires Effort

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March 29, 2018

As the ambitious, high-achieving young professionals Wake Forest students tend to be, most of you are likely looking for summer housing in cities across the country for summer internships. Whether it be...

Students Attend Investigative Reporting Workshop

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March 29, 2018

Journalism students spent last Saturday learning investigative reporting techniques from reporters from The New York Times and ProPublica at the Ida B. Wells Society’s investigative reporting workshop.  “I...

“Grey’s Anatomy” Should Return to its Roots

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March 29, 2018

Whether you have been with Grey’s Anatomy from the beginning or got your start on Netflix, you have probably been wholeheartedly invested in the show for 14 seasons. You’ve been there through crazy...

Behind the Scenes with the Banshees

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March 29, 2018

On Wed. March 28, the Lilting Banshees had two sold-out shows featuring hilarious skits about everything from Greek Life, bird calls, the excessively long line at Chick-Fil-a and more. Throughout the...

The Best Albums of the Decade

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March 22, 2018

New music comes out so frequently, it’s easy to forget to look back and appreciate the most noteworthy albums of our time. In an effort to memorialize the lyrical and rythmic genius of these artists,...

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