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Campus Rape and the Clery Act: Are Local Colleges Violating ...

*Editor’s note: Yes! Weekly hopes this article will convince all Triad colleges and universities to be uniformly transparent in complying with the Clery Act and make this information easily accessible to students and their parents. ...
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Carolina Theatre Prepares for Its 90th Anniversary

By: Jessica Clifford, intern reporter In 1927, there were many firsts – the Harlem Globe Trotters started entertaining audiences, The Jazz Singer began the sound- movie era, but for Greensboro natives, 1927 was the year ...
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With Bites and Pints Alliance Kris Fuller Expands Her Culinary ...

Or should I say queendom? Gendered metaphors aside, Kristina Fuller has been Triad restaurant royalty since the original Crafted: the Art of the Taco opened on Elm Street in 2012. Subsequently, Kris and her mother ...
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A New Semester and New Faces at UNCSA

It’s a brand new school year, and according to the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, the fall 2017 semester has brought with it an estimated 261 high-school students, 871 undergraduates, and 141 ...
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Country Singer Kelsey Waldon Plays the National Folk Festival

Kelsey Waldon was only 19 when she came to Nashville to pursue her career in music. She grew up a few hours away from Music City in the rural community of Monkeys Eyebrow, Kentucky. Waldon, ...
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Looking for Lydia, Finding Annie

*Editor’s note: This story originally appeared in Jamestown News by freelancer Carol Brooks. There have been two corrections since publishing. Amy Greer, the co-author of “Looking for ‘Lydia’ – The Thirty Year Search for the Jamestown ...
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Annual Festival Brings Young Artists and Old Favorites

Thousands filled High Point’s Festival Park this weekend to enjoy a variety of jazz, rhythm and blues next to the picturesque lake Oak Hollow lake for the 7th annual John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues ...
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United Way Forsyth County Supports Residents Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

Winston-Salem, N.C. – On Aug. 26, at 3:00 a.m. local time, Hurricane Harvey made landfall near Rockport, Texas, as a Category 4 hurricane. As of Aug. 27, the storm has stalled, however, it has caused ...
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Jazz Festival Gives Back to Aspiring Triad Musicians

At a time when students are faced with the results of budget cuts to the art and music programs in many school systems, a select group of students in the Triad area will receive new ...
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Triad Stage’s Ambitious 2017-2018 Schedule

By: Jessica Clifford For many of us, the year is halfway over. For Greensboro and Winston-Salem’s Triad Stage, however, late September is just the beginning. With its 17th season to date, this 2017-2018 production season ...