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

Constitutional Amendment for Salem

By Maria Ramirez Perez The constitutional amendment, initially announced in December 2016, has been approved. The amendment is meant to address a gap in the current constitution which posed a potential restriction for Fleer student participation in SGA-funded organizations. Discussion of the amendment began in November in response to growing interest expressed by Fleer students … More Constitutional Amendment for Salem

BADU leads Black History Month celebration

by Kadia King BADU, Salem’s Black student union, organized several events throughout February in celebration of Black History Month.  One of the events was a panel featuring four Black Salem alumni from the classes of 1999, 2000, and 2013. The alumni shared their experiences on Salem’s campus and on their lives after graduation, covering topics … More BADU leads Black History Month celebration

Winston-Salem welcomes Michelle Obama & Hillary Clinton

By Sarah Vick On Oct. 27, 2016, upwards of 11,000 people gathered inside of LVJM Coliseum for an early voting rally, the same venue in which commencement was held for Salem College C’16 last spring. Appearing for the first time together on the road to the White House, Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton chose the … More Winston-Salem welcomes Michelle Obama & Hillary Clinton