September 3rd, 2015 | Campus Life, Community, Events
On Sept. 2, more than 1,000 people attended “The Flag: Navigating Southern Identity, Race and Symbolism,” a panel discussion in Wait Chapel hosted by Wake Forest’s Pro Humanitate Institute.
August 26th, 2015 | Campus Life, Events, Faculty, Staff, Student
On the first day of classes, “Arrive and Thrive” featured dozens of fun and thought-provoking activities designed to inform and inspire the campus community about how to lead healthier, more balanced lives.
June 23rd, 2015 | Events, Staff, Student
Four WFU student employees get a chance to take complete control of a new MOA exhibit.
April 28th, 2015 | Campus Life, Events, Speakers, Student, Thrive / Wellbeing
Hoda Kotb, Today Show co-host, shared career and personal experiences, offering nuggets of wisdom that appealed to everyone in the Wait Chapel audience, from graduating seniors to community book clubs.
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 […]
April 14th, 2015 | Events, Media Advisory, Student, Sustainability
Earth Day is honored around the world on April 22 and this year marks the 45th anniversary of the effort to put environmental concerns front and center. Wake Forest University will hold several related events and offers great examples of sustainability in action. Wake Forest’s Director of Sustainability is available to comment on Earth Day. […]
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 27th, 2015 | Campus Life, Events, Humanities, Speakers
Severe drought, rising seas and dangerous storms — activist Mary Robinson says the world must act in solidarity for climate justice. No country alone can protect its citizens.
March 5th, 2015 | Campus Life, Events, Student
With a five-minute time limit, $1,500 on the line and four judges ready to ask tough questions, junior Tai Hensley and her team entered the Deac Tank to pitch their proposal.