Month: November 2016

Santiago Covarrubias/Sun-Times
Sports

108 Years Later

On October 14, 1908, Theodore Roosevelt was the President of the United States, the first Ford Model T had just been produced, and the Ottoman Empire was still in power. Also on this day, the Chicago Cubs defeated the Detroit Tigers 2-0 to claim their second consecutive World Series title. […]

Watch Your Words
National News

Watch Your Words

It started with a phone call before I knew it was really bad. When my little sister, still in high school, called me angry that she had been told she had to remove her Donald Trump apparel because it “ruins your relationship with people you don’t know,” I knew our […]

Make Wake Forest Safe Again
Campus

Make Wake Forest Safe Again

In recent months crime at Wake Forest University, on and off campus, has skyrocketed, causing great concern amongst students, parents, faculty, and staff . Students are too often receiving an e-mail from the Office of Communications regarding yet another incident of a violent crime in the area. While some measures […]

Why We Exist
Campus

Why We Exist

Something strange is happening in colleges across America. There is a new movement arising at elite institutions. Administrators and professors continue to promote a liberal agenda of big government and social justice. Furthermore, progressive academics are trying to shield students from sensitive topics, ideas, and language that might cause offense. […]

Outnumbered: Conservative Faculty Speak Out
Campus

Outnumbered: Conservative Faculty Speak Out

When he came to Wake Forest University, he was a vocal, card-carrying Obama supporter. It helped him fit into his department and develop good relationships with his colleagues. A few years later, something happened. He always was open to the arguments of conservative students, and was often impressed by their […]