Great Expectations: Students pleased with CU Welcome Week

By Taylor Mckaig, Staff Writer Picture, if you will, a muggy day in Buies Creek. Hordes of people are unpacking cars filled to the brim with their belongings. Sweat trickles down your face as you bring the last item into your room, which appears to be rather bare at the moment. A couple of hours pass. […]

Beach balls and Bantum Rooster

By Taylor Mckaig , Staff Writer CAB hosted Beach in the Creek on Friday night, helping many students unwind after the first full week of classes. People of all ages gathered around the lighted stage, which illuminated Academic Circle and created the perfect atmosphere for food, fun and dance. The event kicked off with a display […]

‘Alabama Rain’ looks at what it means to truly live

By Rachel Rock Features Editor In the spring production of “Alabama Rain,” the Campbell University Department of Theatre Arts explores the idea of learning to live instead of simply existing. The play, by Heather McCutchen, opened Friday, April 10, and will continue to run on April 17 and 18 at 7 p.m. and April 19 […]

‘Taking it on back’ with Chase Bryant

By Emily McIntosh Entertainment Editor  CT: If you had to listen to one artist for the rest of your life, who would it be? Bryant: George Strait. They were great love songs, he defined the factor of having not only great love songs, but having great songs in general. And the fact that he was […]

Packed crowd at spring concert

By Emily McIntosh and Katlyn Clark Entertainment Editor and Staff Writer Wednesday evening, the star-studded line-up of Lee Brice, The Cadillac Three and Chase Bryant, came to Buies Creek for CAB’s annual Spring Concert. Before doors opened, students and fans lined up outside the John W. Pope, Jr. Convocation Center, eager to get inside to […]

Summer in the city checklist

By Emily McIntosh Entertainment Editor So you’ve nailed that interview for a summer internship in Raleigh. Or you were born and raised in the Triangle and plan to spend your summer in the area’s shopping centers, parks or movie theaters (and there are a lot of theaters). Whatever your plan is, there is never a […]

Statement shorts for your best spring look

By Katlyn Clark Staff Writer Shorts season is here, so it’s time to put away the jeans and sweatpants and bring in some fun, shorter additions to your closet. You can make a statement with not only your top, but with your bottoms too. H&M, American Eagle and Charlotte Russe are all affordable, accessible stores […]

CAB talks this year’s concert and process

By Emily McIntosh Entertainment Editor Spring in the Creek has officially sprung. The flowers are blooming, class registration for next semester has begun and an event many students have been waiting for is just around the corner—the Campus Activities Board’s (CAB) annual Spring Concert . This year, three prominent names in country music are headlining […]

‘Dress’-up for your next spring occasion

By Katlyn Clark Staff Writer Easter is Sunday, April 5, and between schoolwork and campus engagements you may not have had time to pick out that perfect Easter dress yet. Or maybe you need a last-minute look for an upcoming end-of-the-year banquet. Perhaps you don’t even have a specific occasion, you just need a pretty […]

Campbell welcomes spring with first Holi Festival

By Rachel Rock and Elissa Tew Features Editor, Staff Writer On Thursday, March 12, CAB hosted its own Holi Festival in Saylor Park to celebrate the beginning of the spring season. Holi, or the Festival of Colors, is originally a Hindu tradition, but has become a celebratory way for anyone to celebrate the beginning of […]