African Student Organization to promote culture and awareness

By Rokia Tounkara and Nicole Winks On May 1, 2017, Salem’s newest multicultural organization, the African Student Organization (ASO) was approved by the legislative board. The club’s purpose is to promote the various African cultures, traditions and heritages to Salem College and the greater Salem community. It is a priority of the ASO to promote … More African Student Organization to promote culture and awareness

Students continue protesting for third day

Photo caption: Protest organizers posted a banner with student grievances written all over it above the front entrance to Main Hall and a sign on one of the building’s columns listing aspects for which protesters are advocating a change.   This week, a passerby in Old Salem may notice the front door of Salem College’s Main Hall propped open, … More Students continue protesting for third day

LGBTQIA+ An Educational Series: Transgender Rights

This is an educational series meant to distribute information about subjects of sexuality and gender orientations. This month will be covering the rights of transgender students in the school system. All of our information comes from Trans Equality. Transgender people face a heavy amount of discrimination based on gender identity, and this is no different … More LGBTQIA+ An Educational Series: Transgender Rights

LGBTQIA+ An Educational Series: Gender Identity vs Sexual Orientation

By Scottie Wilcher and Savi Ettinger This is an educational series meant to distribute information about subjects of sexuality and gender orientations. This month’s topic is the difference between sexual orientation and gender identity and how they intersect! As the idea of intersectionality begins to gain popularity, more and more people have started to educate … More LGBTQIA+ An Educational Series: Gender Identity vs Sexual Orientation

10 Steps to throw the best ‘Friendsgiving’

By Sophie Shelton Thanksgiving is a highly anticipated holiday in most households. It is a time for families to join together and celebrate what they are thankful for. It is also a time for people to stuff themselves silly with food. A time when most people realize that they can’t choose their families. Tensions can … More 10 Steps to throw the best ‘Friendsgiving’