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Farewell Letter from the Editor

by Sarah Vick Editor-in-Chief     The Salemite began in 1920 as a student-run publication. To understand The Salemite as it is now, it is necessary to know its history. From 1920- 2010, The Salemite went through phases of printing weekly, bi-weekly,... Continue Reading →

Salem College Hosts First Annual Publications Conference

By Emily Ramser Photo by Kristen Maikoo     With attendees from North Carolina State, Guilford College, UNC Greensboro and Winston-Salem State, Salem College hosted its first Collegiate Publications and Journalists (CPJ) Conference on April 30. Roughly 50 to 60 students attended... Continue Reading →

Crossing Campuses: WFU’s cross-registration system with Salem College

By Merritt Enright     It is the first day of Fall semester at Wake Forest University and sophomore Emma Battle joins the throngs of students making their way across the brick labyrinth of campus.        As Battle takes her seat in... Continue Reading →

SCDC Reflects on Their ACDA Experience

By Shea Bove     Halfway through spring break, the Salem College Dance Company members found themselves traveling the six-hour drive back to Winston-Salem after attending the American College Dance Association Conference. The dancers had journeyed to West Virginia University ready to... Continue Reading →

Introducing Pierrette’s President Kerri Hughes

By Eva Andrews     In 1909, long before the Student Government Association, there was a group of thespians who formed a theater group. First called The Dramatists and later renamed the Pierrettes, this campus club has been entertaining Salem College for... Continue Reading →

Student Illustrates Poetry Chapbook

By Eva Andrews     This semester, Sara Tolbert has illustrated a poetry chapbook, Uhaul: A Collection of Lesbian Love Poems, written by Emily Ramser. The chapbook was inspired by Ramser’s experiences with Tinder last summer and her relationships with women. Ramser... Continue Reading →

Kim & Company XX: Twenty Years of Salem Art Alumnae

By Alex Benson     In celebration of the achievements from students that have studied under Professor Kim Varnadoe, Salem College is presenting a showcase of artwork by previous graduates. The exhibit, Kim & Company XX: Twenty Years of Salem Art Alumnae,... Continue Reading →

Sexy Suzy: Group Sex

Hello Dears,       Society’s increasingly liberal views on sex are often pointed to as a negative. However, I would like to propose that this is a positive. It has given people a unique opportunity to safely pursue things that they... Continue Reading →

Camino Brookstown: Could This Be Salem’s New Go-To Coffee Spot?

By Emily Ramser     Camino Bakery is opening a second location just a few steps away from Salem College. The bakery and coffee shop will be taking over The Flour Box bakery at 300 S. Marshall St. at the... Continue Reading →

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