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Wofford College’s Instagram post publicizing an article that scores Spartanburg a 4 out of 100 small cities.

Does Wofford Think Spartanburg Sparkles?

Margaret Roach November 24, 2020

Article promoted by Wofford criticized for racist ideologies On Tuesday, Oct. 20, Wofford College’s official social media accounts advertised a WalletHub article, “2020’s Best Small Cities in...

Kappa Sigma fraternity house at the Greek Village

Discrimination Dispute

Margaret Roach November 3, 2020

Conflicting narrative about how Wofford will address issues of discrimination in regards to access to fraternity organization parties Several of the stories shared this summer on the Instagram account...

Miss Rita in Acorn Cafe.

Remembering Miss Rita

Margaret Roach October 20, 2020

Saying goodbye to a Wofford icon Rita Ann Rillman, affectionately known by the Wofford community as Miss Rita, passed away Saturday, Sept. 19 at Regional Hospice Home in Spartanburg at the age of 73. Most...

First-year Mary Lila Blackburn’s campaign flyer for the Campus Union delegate election with the slogan, “Keep Wofford Great”

Candidate Controversy

Margaret Roach October 6, 2020

Campus Union candidate slogan mirrors Trump 2020 slogan The Wofford College Campus Union first-year delegate election began on Wednesday, Sept. 16 and six new delegates were announced 24 hours...

Tiara Woney, Mental Health Counselor

Wellness Center Hires New Counselor

Margaret Roach September 24, 2020

Counseling services aims to meet needs of students In April 2020, just after Wofford College moved to remote learning due to the coronavirus, the Wellness Center hired Tiara Woney, Master...

One of my first South African views: the sunset over Devil’s Peak with a partial view of Table Mountain

“I’m Not Going Abroad”

Margaret Roach March 21, 2020

A journey from stateside to South Africa For the last two and a half years, I told myself and others I wasn’t going abroad. I even went on an Interim trip last year as a “test run” and, though...

While purposefully not taking any photos from my visit to Langa, this photo is one of many of the incredible South African landscapes!

Being Comfortable With The Uncomfortable

Margaret Roach February 18, 2020

Entering South African culture Just over two weeks ago, I departed from Charlotte, N.C. and spent over 24 hours traveling to Cape Town, South Africa. Although I was anxious about the process, I was...

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