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Mark Your Calendars: March 23

Mark Your Calendars: March 23

Jonathan Franklin March 22, 2016

By: Jonathan Franklin, Senior Writer   When: 6:00-7:00 p.m. Where: Phase III of the Senior Village   SENIORS: Celebrate the final stretch of the semester with your friends and enjoy Irish-themed...

Second semester seniors have their sights set on graduation.

Senior Year Struggles

Jonathan Franklin March 22, 2016

By: Jonathan Franklin, Senior Writer With a little less than 60 days until commencement weekend, it is starting to become a little bittersweet to think that the Class of 2016 is on our way into the ‘real...

In this article, Wofford students reflect on their experiences in interracial relationships.

Interracial dating in college

Jonathan Franklin March 8, 2016

By: Jonathan Franklin, Senior Writer It is the year 2016 and interracial dating is something that is not uncommon within our generation of millennials. Whether or not dating someone outside of your race...

The Black Lives Matter talk brought Wofford students, staff and community leaders together for a discussion – and a photo.

#BlackLivesMatter

Jonathan Franklin February 23, 2016

By: Jonathan Franklin, Senior Writer and Essence Buckman, Staff Writer Among the activities and events happening on campus for Black History Month this year, Wofford in conjunction with the Office of...

Wofford College prohibits the use, possession or storage of Hoverboards, Segways or similar devices in all Wofford buildings.

Hoverboards banned on-campus

Jonathan Franklin February 23, 2016

By: Jonathan Franklin, Senior Writer To ensure the safety of students, the College recently banned the use of Hoverboards on campus as stated in a recent campus-wide email sent out on Monday, Feb. 1. “Members...

#SweetSixteen: The Year of Achievement

#SweetSixteen: The Year of Achievement

Jonathan Franklin February 9, 2016

By: Jonathan Franklin, Senior Writer I don’t know ‘bout you, but I’m feeling…16? As strange as this sounds, the number 16 brings back some great memories and has me excited about what the future...

Senior year mid-year reflection

Senior year mid-year reflection

Jonathan Franklin December 8, 2015

By: Jonathan Franklin, Senior Writer Looking back to the beginning of this semester, I would have never thought that it would have flown by as fast it did. Okay, so I take that back; maybe I knew it would...

Current students and alumni who participated in this year’s Black Alumni Summit gathered over homecoming.

Black Alumni Summit

Jonathan Franklin November 17, 2015

By: Jonathan Franklin, Senior Writer With the activities taking place during Homecoming Weekend 2015, the College along with the alumni office hosted the Black Alumni Summit for the second year for Black...

Kevin Emery, ’16, attempts to finish an assignment in spite of the everyday life as a senior.

‘Tis the season for senioritis

Jonathan Franklin November 17, 2015

By: Jonathan Franklin, Senior Writer As I am in the midst of senior year and battling the stress that comes along with classes, figuring out what I want to do with my life after graduation, still being...

Pictured is the Inside of Dottie’s Toffee, located in Downtown Spartanburg at 155 W. Main St.

WoffordSpoon: Dottie’s Toffee

Jonathan Franklin November 3, 2015

By: Jonathan Franklin, Senior Writer and Zack Morrow, Contributing Writer Watch out Cookout, there’s a new and local place in town that may have your milkshakes beat. If you find yourself roaming in...

Can we get a break, please?

Can we get a break, please?

Jonathan Franklin November 3, 2015

By: Jonathan Franklin, Senior Writer While a majority of your friends from back in your hometown start and end classes before you, have their breaks at different times than you or even have national holidays...

Phifer Nicholson, the 2015-2016 presidential scholar, takes a selfie with friends over a meal.

A man with an international plan

Jonathan Franklin October 20, 2015

By: Jonathan Franklin, Senior Writer Like many Wofford students, studying abroad – whether it’s for a semester, interim or summer – falls somewhere on their bucket list before walking across...

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