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Big shifts coming soon to Campus Union for the Class of 2026

Brandi Wylie, Editor-in-Chief April 16, 2024

Those who are currently serving as sophomore delegates for the Campus Union 2023-2024 assembly include Wilton Grice ’26, Eloise Hupfer ’26, Geneva Kowbeidu ’26, Caroline Parker ’26, Zion Sampson...

Women in power: Campus Union’s newest female president

Madison Tolomea, Staff Writer April 16, 2024

For the first time in 14 years, Wofford’s newest Campus Union President is a woman. But, that is not all that Marga Van Der Linde ‘25 wants to be known for. She is proud to be able to represent many...

What’s New With the Campus Union Constitution? Amendments and Updates to the Campus Union Constitution

Nola Webb, Staff Writer March 12, 2024

At the beginning of the Fall 2023 semester, Wofford College Campus Union set out to amend its constitution and bylaws. On Feb 15, a digital poll was opened for Wofford students to cast their votes in regard...

On Sept. 20, the election for Freshman Delegates for Campus Union was held. 6 students: Wilson Frerichs ‘27, Ollie Fegenbush ‘27, Kerrington Pinkney ‘27, Matt Myers ‘27, Gage Gettys ‘27 and Drew Billig ‘27 were elected by their peers.

Six first-year delegates elected to represent Class of 2027

Nola Webb, Staff Writer October 24, 2023

On Sept. 21, Campus Union announced the names of students who were elected to represent the Class of 2027. This year’s batch of first-year delegates consists of former student body presidents, club...

Photo by Caroline Parker - Simirin Channa, Liv Culver, Graydon Davies and Emma Skelton will serve as the
2023-2024 Campus Union Executive Officers.

Campus Union election presents an unopposed Campus Union President

Nola Webb, Staff Writer May 2, 2023

On April 14, those elected to carry out the executive positions in Wofford’s Campus Union for the 2023-2024 academic year were announced to the student body. Similar to past elections on campus, this...

Photo by Addie Porter
Students participating in a fitness class at Wofford this year. Student athletes are no longer required.

Campus Union proposes to remove fitness credit for student athletes

McAlpin Ott February 28, 2023

Wofford College is among many liberal arts schools to have a “well-rounded” catalog of general education course requirements. Foreign language, fine arts, cultures and peoples and natural sciences...

Destiny Shippy ‘22 is at the helm of the new committee’s creation. She is hopeful that the committee will bring about a culture of inclusivity for current and prospective students. Photo courtesy of Sopharvathdy Vorn.

Campus Union’s New Committee

Claire Minter March 2, 2021

Wofford’s Campus Union votes to create the Diversity, Inclusion, and Anti-Racism Committee During its meeting on Feb. 8, Campus Union voted to create a committee for Diversity, Inclusion and Anti-Racism....

Money on the Table

Money on the Table

Meghan Daniel February 24, 2020

Campus Union proposes bill to eliminate financial compensation Although Campus Union executives, as well as committee heads, have been offered a salary for a number of years now—following a Campus...

Wofford’s student body makes history

Wofford’s student body makes history

Essence Buckman May 1, 2018
Campus Union cabinet consists of all students of color for the first time
Message from President Madrid

Message from President Madrid

Contributing Writer May 1, 2018

Dear Friends, As we are coming to the end of the school year, I would like to inform you that we, all the members of Campus Union, are not waiting until the next school year to start delivering what we...

In Defense of DACA

In Defense of DACA

Contributing Writer November 14, 2017
Campus Union stands by every Terrier
AVI takes over Wofford with new and “better” dining services

AVI takes over Wofford with new and “better” dining services

Mikala McBride September 19, 2017
How Wofford’s new food carrier has impacted dining options for students
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