Nursing school and facility under way with groundbreaking

By Christian Hornaday Staff Writer Ground has officially been broken at the site of the soon-to-be Tracey F. Smith Hall of Nursing and Health Sciences and the Catherine W. Wood School of Nursing. The establishment and naming of the Catherine W. Wood School of Nursing, the University’s eighth school, was approved Wednesday, March 25, the […]

Changes to curriculum strike impact

By Matthew Sokol News Editor Starting in the 2015–2016 academic school year, changes to the general core curriculum will reduce GCC requirements by seven credit hours and apply to all undergraduate students. While the changes reduce the GCC hour requirements, the number of hours required for graduation will stay the same. A number of courses […]

New club unites sports business-minded students

By Matthew Sokol News Editor New to Campbell this spring is the Sport Leadership Club, bringing together any students interested in the sports business world, regardless of their major. The president of the club is senior sport management major Jonathan Boggs, who took the initiative to start the club. He has been working with Campbell […]

Five questions with the SGA Executive President-elect

By Rachel Rock Features Editor Junior trust and wealth management major Nick Hudson is the newly elected Student Government Association Executive President. Here, he answers a few questions letting students know a little bit more about him and his plans for SGA.  CT: Besides SGA, what activities are you involved with on campus? Hudson: Being […]

Bad politics: SGA Executive Board eliminates collaboration

By Andrew Ryan Hall, Senior Class President and Zane Singletary, Freshmen Class President Contributing Writers Disclaimer: This characterization is not reflective of individuals on this board, but is a reflection on the board’s recent behavior. The purpose of a student government association is to be a deliberative body that collaborates and holds open discussions to […]

Duke and Procopio: Closing Thoughts

By Louis Duke and Valerie Procopio Staff Writers Looking back over our four years here, we’ve noticed a few things. Campbell can be great—we just have to work harder. Not just the administration. Us. Students. We have to give more. We need to demand more. Students need to stop accepting “apathetic” as a legitimate point […]

Missing papers, harassment follow last issue’s column

By Sean Neal Editor In our last issue, staff writers Louis Duke and Valerie Procopio wrote a column on the recent SGA executive elections. Published in the opinion section, the article presented their views concerning the lack of publicity for the recent SGA executive election, among other personal opinions on the subject. The column has […]

SGA execs refute ‘bogus’ claims

By Sue Ann Forrest, Nick Hudson, Danielle Barnes, Phil Hedrick, Stephanie Laird, Mark Jones, Keith Boyette and Megan Avery—SGA Executive Board We are writing today to negate the statements put forth in Mr. Duke and Ms. Procopio’s article about the SGA executive elections on Feb. 25, as well as the slanderous and derogatory remarks about […]

Damascus, Syria: before the war

By Omar Hourani Staff Writer Since 2011, Syria has been engaged in a bloody civil war. Here Campbell student Omar Hourani, who was born in Syria, describes what life was like there before the turmoil. I walk among the dense crowd as cars buzz all around me and smog colors the buildings in hazy black. […]

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 […]