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New WFU residence hall named for Maya Angelou

November 18, 2016  |   Campus Life, Faculty, Student, Top Stories

Wake Forest University will name a new residence hall after poet, actress, author and civil rights activist Maya Angelou. Angelou taught generations of Wake Forest students as Reynolds Professor of American Studies at the University from 1982 until her death in 2014.


​​’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.


Refugees, cultures to be celebrated with day of unity at Wake Forest

November 4, 2016  |   Events, Student

A new event to highlight and bring attention to the refugee experience – Wake Refugee Day: Unity in Diversity – will take place Saturday, Nov. 12 from 1:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. in Brendle Recital Hall and lobby area of Scales Fine Arts Center.


WFU’s ‘Wake the Vote’ to host election night watch party

November 3, 2016  |   Events, Student

Wake Forest University’s Wake the Vote students and the University’s Pro Humanitate Institute are partnering with Rock the Vote and Ben & Jerry’s to host an Election Night Watch Party, Nov. 8. The event is free and open to the public as well as students, faculty and staff.


WFU awards and recognitions briefs

November 3, 2016  |   Faculty, Recognition, Staff, Student

The WFU Recognitions and Awards brief celebrates milestones of faculty, staff and students at Wake Forest University.

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