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Review of “Almost, Maine”: Introspective and all-over gorgeous

Emory Robinson, Staff Writer December 12, 2023

If you had told me before I walked in to watch Wofford Theatre’s production of “Almost, Maine” that I would have almost cried by the time I walked out, I'm not sure if I would have believed you.  “Almost,...

McNally Sowell ‘26 utilizes the gluten free refrigerator in Burwell dining hall. 
Burwell offers various food options for students that do not eat gluten.

A survey of dining options for students with gluten intolerance

Nola Webb, Staff Writer December 12, 2023

Since its recent reconstruction, Burwell Dining Hall has been praised for its diverse array of food options that cater to many different dietary needs. However, for some students, on-campus dining and...

Craig Melvin ‘01 visited Wofford College in Oct. 2022, speaking with members of The Old Gold & Black.

Craig Melvin ’01 named 2023 Kappa Sigma Man of the Year

Brandi Wylie, Editor in Chief November 28, 2023

Craig Melvin ’01 was a member of Wofford College’s Alpha-Nu chapter of Kappa Sigma during his years as a student at Wofford College. Recently, he was recognized as the 2023 Kappa Sigma Man of the...

The Old Gold & Black gives back to the community

Madison Tolomea, Staff Writer October 24, 2023

As the temperatures drop, those in need around the community will rely on others more and more. Because of this need from the community and the desire to give back, The Old Gold & Black is working...

Packed parking lots like this have become a common sight on Woffords Campus in recent weeks.

Addressing Wofford’s parking problem

Cameron Carsten, Managing Editor October 24, 2023

On Oct. 6, Clemson News reported that their university’s board of trustees approved a new on-campus parking garage to meet the growing parking shortage as the number of students continues to increase. While...

Wofford students stand in line at the Greek Village on Sept. 30. Students must have the barcode on their Presence app scanned to enter the Greek Village.

Presence App changes the game for campus event management

Katie Kirk, Managing Editor October 10, 2023

This semester, the Office of Campus Life and Student Development launched a new management system for both on-campus and off-campus events. The Presence App, also called Terrier Hub, has overtaken the...

Sustainable Communities & Growing Passions

Emory Johnson, Blythe Jowers September 26, 2023

As second graders pile into the classroom, the excitement builds. It’s their favorite part of the week: Chef’s Club. Kate Wolcott ‘24 joined Dr. Alysa Handelsman’s “Building Sustainable Communities...

Blythe Jowers ‘27 stands by her bed in freshmen dorm. Jowers shares a connection with her grandfather who also attended Wofford College.

Finding her home away from home

Brandi Wylie, Editor in Chief September 26, 2023

Blythe Jowers ‘27 is a biology major from Chapin, South Carolina. She grew up listening to stories about her grandfather, Ronald Gregory Jowers ‘73, and his time at Wofford College, but she had no...

New staff on the block

Brandi Wylie February 28, 2023

Photo by Anna Lee HoffmanPictured are Aiden Lockhart ‘26, Addie Porter ‘26, Nick Ross ‘26, Nola Webb ‘26, Caroline Parker ‘26 and Catherine Lesesne ‘26, and Taylor Stingel ‘25. Not pictured...

Signing off for 2022: A semester-in-review from your beloved editor-in-chief

Brandi Wylie December 14, 2022

With the holiday season among us, many people take the time to be with friends and family, celebrating life and the past year.  I will be doing no different in this article, except I will be praising...

 A full serving of three years with the Old Gold & Black

Madeline Brewer November 29, 2022

I remember chatting with a friend back in Nov. 2019 about how excited I was to have won Old Gold & Black’s Halloween horror short story contest, and how I hoped that would get my foot in the door...

Weekly OG&B meetings are lead by the editorial team. This years editorial team has been revamped and is excited to improve the paper. Photo by Anna Lee Hoffman.

It’s been a while: Let’s welcome our staff!

Brandi Wylie September 27, 2022

The last time I wrote a letter from the editor, I was unsure if I would ever get the opportunity to write another, as we were amid the hiring process, so everything was still up in the air. I am...

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