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Election results remain unknown amid tight race

The presidential race between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden continues to be contested as key battleground states like Pennsylvania, Arizona and Nevada have thousands of uncounted ballots remaining (Brendan Smialowski and Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images/TNS)
Both candidates remain in the presidential race as the last ballots are counted going into Thursday
November 5, 2020

Anxious. Scared. Great. Moderately Hopeful. Frightened. Pumped. Not great, not bad. Fine, but depends on results tomorrow.  These are the answers from Wake Forest students to a simple question...

Your OG&B Election Day Preview

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The Old Gold & Black outlines what voters need to know about key North Carolina races heading into Election Day
November 2, 2020

Presidential Race: Former Vice President Joe Biden has been the front-runner for the 2020 presidential race for what seems like forever now. Biden’s lead over President Donald Trump has fluctuated on...

Outside the Bubble: 2020 Presidential Debate

Debate moderator and Fox News anchor Chris Wallace directs the first presidential debate between President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden at the Health Education Campus of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland on September 29, 2020. (Olivier Douliery/Pool/Getty Images/TNS)
October 1, 2020

In an overly-polarized presidential race where any major subject from COVID-19 measures to climate change seem to have been politicized, the majority of people who watched the presidential debate on Tuesday...

Bernie Sanders Officially Ends Presidential Campaign And Endorses Joe Biden

Bernie Sanders Officially Ends Presidential Campaign And Endorses Joe Biden
April 13, 2020

On Wednesday, April 8, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders ended his presidential campaign, conceding the democratic nomination to former Vice President Joe Biden. Less than one week later, Sanders officially...

Tokyo Olympics Postponed to 2021

A view of the Olympic rings monument Tuesday at Rainbow Bridge, Odaiba, Tokyo. The IOC announced this week that the 2020 Tokyo Games have been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. [Yukihito Taguchi/USA TODAY Sports]
March 29, 2020

The International Olympic Committee and the Tokyo organizing committee jointly announced this past Tuesday that the upcoming 2020 games would be postponed due to the Coronavirus outbreak. In their statement,...

Former Assistant Basketball Coach Sentencing Delayed

Former Assistant Basketball Coach Sentencing Delayed
March 22, 2020

Postponed by the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, Former assistant basketball coach Jamill Jones will now be sentenced on June 16 in Queens Criminal Court.  Originally scheduled for March, the sentencing...

University Cancels Classes In Response To Coronavirus

University Cancels Classes In Response To Coronavirus
March 11, 2020

In response to the global coronavirus outbreak, Wake Forest announced in an email Wednesday evening that all courses will be moved to online instruction beginning March 23. The university also stated that...

Former Assistant Basketball Coach Convicted

Former Assistant Basketball Coach Convicted
February 13, 2020

On Feb. 6, the former assistant coach of the Wake Forest men’s basketball team, Jamill Jones, was found guilty of assault for fatally punching a man.  As reported by the Winston-Salem Journal, Jones...

Outside The Bubble: 2020 Election

Outside The Bubble: 2020 Election
February 6, 2020

The Facts Three days after the Iowa caucus was held on Feb. 3, the nation finally learned the full results of the state’s Democratic presidential primary. Here’s what you need to know: Different from...

Facts About The Coronavirus

Fear of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus from Wuhan, China, is evident on the streets of Hong Kong on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020. (Jayne Russell/Zuma Press/TNS)
January 30, 2020

What is a coronavirus? A virus is designated under the category of coronavirus if it has the capability of causing illnesses varying from colds to more severe illnesses like Middle East Respiratory Syndrome...

Free Tuition Seems Unlikely For Most Medical Schools

Free Tuition Seems Unlikely For Most Medical Schools
January 16, 2020

The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) estimates that 53,000 students across the United States applied to medical schools for the 2016-17 academic year. When the year started, only an approximate...

Wake Forest Acknowledges Climate Change

Wake Forest Acknowledges Climate Change
November 21, 2019

Congratulations Wake Forest, you understand it. But your parents might not, and they might not even want to. For a campus that is conservative relative to other colleges and universities in the United...

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