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Historic Reynolds Gym transformed into center for health and wellbeing

August 24, 2017  |   Campus Life, President, Thrive / Wellbeing, University Announcement, Wake Will

Two cornerstones now mark the entrance to Wake Forest University’s historic W.N. Reynolds Gymnasium. The original – 1954 – shows the year the gym was built. A new one – 2017 – marks its transformation into a dynamic new center for health and wellbeing.


Oakes named Chief Diversity Officer at UNLV

July 6, 2017  |   Staff, Top Stories, University Announcement

Chief Diversity Officer and Assistant Provost Barbee Oakes will become Chief Diversity Officer at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) on Sept. 1.


Board of Trustees increasingly reflects changes in student, alumni population

July 3, 2017  |   Top Stories, University Announcement

Wake Forest University’s most diverse class of Trustees took office for terms beginning July 1, 2017. The governing group more closely reflects the current makeup of the University’s students, faculty and alumni.


Response to reports of offensive language

November 10, 2016  |   University Announcement

Reports of offensive language on campus are circulating on and offline. Wake Forest University condemns and will not tolerate offensive behavior or language. Our non-discrimination statement makes that clear.


President Hatch: “Wake Will Lead”

October 27, 2016  |   Philanthropy, President, Pro Humanitate, Top Stories, University Announcement, Wake Will

Wake Will Lead extends the momentum of the Wake Will campaign to claim a leadership position in our signature strengths and emerging opportunities.

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