STUDENT LIFE


9/2/2014 4:23pm

Students, faculty, and visitors conjure together to honor the late poet Seamus Heaney in Wilson Library on Tuesday.

Students honored Seamus Heaney with poetry reading

A Tuesday evening memorial for late Irish poet and Nobel laureate Seamus Heaney brought together two places — one that’s known for its 40 shades of green and another that’s hooked on just one shade of blue; one that raised a Nobel Prize-winning poet and another that now houses much of his poetic legacy.

9/1/2014 4:25pm

Early voting appeal denied at App State

A final push to save Appalachian State University’s on-campus early voting site was denied at the end of August — ensuring students will have to make a 20-minute trek to an off-campus site during November’s midterm elections.


9/1/2014 4:24pm

Yik Yak app's 'herd' expands at UNC

From asking for the time of a football game to complaining about the construction on the quad, UNC’s witty “yaktivity” is beating out that of other major universities across the country.