Sunday, August 2, 2020

New Caf manager resigns, interims fill in

On Aug. 31, the hiring of Susan Seiller to the position of Sodexo general manager and subsequently the replacement of previous general manager Amanda...

Transy’s endowment, explained

If someone says the word “endowment,” many people would probably just scratch their heads in confusion as to what exactly that refers. But the...

‘Fighting the good fight:’ a profile of Pi Kappa Alpha

As Pike members Dustin Kiser, William Easley and Ethan Franklin relaxed in their “sanctuary,” Michael Maggard played an acoustic rendition of “Get Low,” which...

‘A sense of camaraderie:’ a look at Phi Kappa Tau

Almost every day in the Raf, a group of Phi Kappa Tau members will gather at multiple tables beside each other to eat, hang...

DPS increases diversity with hiring of new officer

Transylvania’s student body is becoming increasingly racially diverse. This raises questions about what changes must be made in order to create a faculty and...

‘An instant support system:’ a profile of Phi Mu

Last Thursday, a handful of girls from Phi Mu gathered together in the Caf for lunch. Sophomore Sarah Teasdale initiated conversation with a story...

Faculty board to vote on ‘August Term’ adjustments Thursday

On Thursday, Sept. 22, a board of faculty will vote on whether to enact a proposal that would shorten the length and alter the...

‘Doing the little things:’ a look at Kappa Alpha Order

“If it’s an invitation to one brother, it’s an invitation to everyone,” said Kappa Alpha president and senior Matthew Parker. KA is Transy’s second-oldest...

‘You’ll Never Eat Alone:’ a profile of Delta Sigma Phi

The front corner of the Caf is the de facto dining spot of Delta Sigma Phi. “You know how our motto is, ‘you’ll never walk...

‘No one’s a stranger:’ a profile of Delta Delta Delta

It was a sunny afternoon in Alumni Plaza as members of Tri-Delta migrated to the large central table like a beacon. Several of them...