Author: Owen Pickard

Defending Freedoms from Wake
Campus

Defending Freedoms from Wake

When someone signs up to be a Wake Forest ROTC cadet, they agree to balance the rigors of Wake Forest and the serious training required to commission as a second lieutenant in the United States Army. Cadets in the “NO FEAR!” battalion are held to the highest physical, academic, and […]

The Woman Feminists Ignore
Politics

The Woman Feminists Ignore

She graduated magna cum laude from Trinity College and attained her law degree from George Washington University. She founded and ran The Polling Company Inc./Women Trend, a market research and political polling firm. She is an author, she is the first woman to be a successful presidential campaign manager, and […]

North Korea’s Nuclear Ambition
National

North Korea’s Nuclear Ambition

North Korea recently conducted its fifth nuclear weapons test. This was the second nuclear detonation by North Korea this year alone and the September explosion was more than ten times stronger than North Korea’s first nuclear test. All five known tests are believed to have taken place close to or […]

North Carolina’s Action on College Costs
Local

North Carolina’s Action on College Costs

The North Carolina State Government is taking action to combat the rapidly increasing cost of attending college. Through various Appropriations Acts and the state’s new bond, North Carolina is working to help students obtain a higher education. The budget passed by the state assembly, and signed by Governor McCrory, caps […]