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Helping middle schoolers become “contenders”

April 10, 2017  |   Athletics, Community, Faculty, Student, Top Stories

Talking about sports with a Wake Forest football player is helping a group of eighth graders engage in reading. Wendell Dunn, a defensive end for the Demon Deacons, has teamed up with Wake Forest education professor Alan Brown to lead an after-school sports literacy program for students at Paisley IB Magnet School in Winston-Salem.

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Sports writer Robert Lipsyte to visit 8th grade literacy program

April 4, 2017  |   Athletics, Community, Faculty, Student

Author and nationally known sports journalist Robert Lipsyte will talk about “The Contender” with a group of 8th graders who are reading his book in an after-school sports literacy program at Paisley IB Magnet School. The program is led by Wake Forest University education professor Alan Brown and Wake Forest football student-athlete Wendell Dunn.

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​​’Turkeypalooza​’ brings Thanksgiving to hungry in Winston-Salem

November 11, 2016  |   Community, Events, Pro Humanitate, Student

Wake Forest University students, faculty and staff will prepare and deliver more than 300 Thanksgiving meals to food-insecure Winston-Salem residents during TurkeyPalooza. This is an annual event hosted by The Campus Kitchen at Wake Forest.

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WFU to host 9/11 remembrance service

September 7, 2016  |   Campus Life, Community, Events, Faculty, Staff, Student

Wake Forest University will hold an interfaith service of prayer and remembrance to honor the victims and commemorate the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

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First Lesson at Wake Forest: Building Community

August 30, 2016  |   Campus Life, Community, Events, Student, Top Stories, Valuing Diversity

With its most diverse student body ever, the University has increased opportunities this year for incoming students – from 45 states and 24 countries – to cross cultural, political, racial and social boundaries.

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