Arts & Culture
April 27th, 2015 | Alumni, Arts & Culture, Campus Life, Community, Events, Thrive / Wellbeing
The campus community took a break from class and the work week to focus on wellbeing and service through painting. Some painted for relaxation, while others painted desks for local elementary school children.
April 14th, 2015 | Arts & Culture, Campus Life, Events, Media Advisory, Pro Humanitate, Student
Wake Forest University students will gather Thursday, April 23 from 3 to 7 p.m. on Poteat Field to paint desks for local elementary students. This annual service project began on campus in 2000 and is called Developing Education through Student Knowledge (D.E.S.K). The goal is to provide desks, chairs and school supplies to children in the Winston-Salem […]
March 30th, 2015 | Arts & Culture, Events, Student
A yearlong communication class that resulted in a music festival simulates a real-life entrepreneurial experience and provides students with hands-on skills needed for careers in communication, entrepreneurship and business, among others.
March 2nd, 2015 | Arts & Culture, Campus Life, Events, International, Student
The Chinese New Year is one of China’s largest holiday celebrations and emphasizes family and tradition. This year marks the year of the sheep, which is known for being gentle, sensitive and creative.
February 23rd, 2015 | Arts & Culture, Community, Faculty, Student
Wake Forest and the Winston-Salem community celebrated the legacy of Dr. Maya Angelou at the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art. The celebration was inspired by a Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies class project.
January 8th, 2015 | Arts & Culture, Campus Life, International
Students are volunteering in Calcutta, India in the spirit of the University’s motto of Pro Humanitate, “for humanity,” by serving, teaching and using what they have learned to make the world better for everyone.
December 22nd, 2014 | Arts & Culture
From North Carolina to Texas to Uganda, Wake Foresters shared their lovefeast moments and memories using the hashtag #WFULovefeast.
December 15th, 2014 | Arts & Culture, Faculty, Humanities, Mentoring, Research, Student
History professor Michele Gillespie usually includes class visits to view art in Winston-Salem. This semester, she expanded the idea to benefit both the students in her Women and Gender in Early America course and the local museums.
December 9th, 2014 | Alumni, Arts & Culture, Campus Life, Staff, Student
Christmas decorations, music, and the smell of sweet coffee filled Wait Chapel as more than 2,200 students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the University gathered to celebrate the 50th Annual Lovefeast.
December 1st, 2014 | Alumni, Arts & Culture, Campus Life, Community, Staff, Student
On Sunday, Dec. 7, Wake Foresters, near and far, will celebrate the 50th Annual Wake Forest Lovefeast, the largest Moravian-style lovefeast in North America and a favorite Wake Forest tradition.