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A student who recently incurred an injury navigates campus on a Knee Walker Scooter. Many students on campus who are recovering from injuries or who have physical limitations are forced to figure out new methods to navigate Wofford’s campus.

Students are looking for more accessibility on Wofford’s campus

Dieran McGowan December 7, 2021

Members of the Wofford community have repeatedly questioned accessibility at Wofford and sought more from the college in terms of making the campus more accessible for people who require accommodations.  Injured...

Photo courtesy of Mark Olencki.
Eddie Glaude speaking in Leonard Auditorium on Oct. 28. Glaude is one of the many lecturers invited to Wofford by the History department as part of a series of talks on African-American history.

Wofford College welcomes Dr. Eddie Glaude

Dieran McGowan November 16, 2021

On Oct. 28, the Wofford College Department of History hosted Eddie S. Glaude Jr. in Leonard Auditorium, where Glaude offered a lecture on James Baldwin and African-American history to Wofford students...

Photo by Anna Lee Hoffman.
Staff and student protestors gather around President Samhat’s house. Many protesters held signs reiterating WARC’s demands.

We’re still here…and doing what?

Dieran McGowan November 2, 2021

On Friday, Oct. 15, Wofford Anti-Racism Coalition (WARC) held a sit-in protest that met at the Mungo Student Center, traveled across campus to President Nayef Samhat’s house and finally finished on...

Photo courtesy of Dylan Goshorn.
On Oct. 14, students met with members of the board of trustees in the Rosalind Sallenger Richardson Center for the Arts courtyard. Student Body President Dyland Goshorn and members of the board of trustees are actively seeking new methods to engage with a diverse group of Wofford students.

Students meet with Board members

Dieran McGowan November 2, 2021

For Wofford students, Homecoming 2021 provided a wealth of great experiences, including opportunities to engage with members of Wofford’s board of trustees.  Wofford students had the opportunity...

In Shipp dorm, a student enters her room. Students must call the RA on duty during after-hours to be let into their dorms under the new master key policy. Photo by Brandi Wylie

Change is key

Dieran McGowan October 19, 2021

Reslife adopts new master key policy The Office of Residence Life opted to implement a new master key policy at the start of the 2021-2022 school year, enabling only the Resident Assistant (RA) on...

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