Members of the Wake Forest facilities management team rehearse the final dress rehearsal of their performance dance piece,

‘From the Ground Up’ put WFU facilities staff center stage

October 8, 2019  |   Alumni, Arts & Culture, Events, Staff, Top Stories

Housekeeping staff, arborists, turf crew members, locksmiths and carpenters were among the nearly 70 participants performing on Hearn Plaza in the original dance piece “From the Ground Up.” Performances were held on Oct. 3, 4 and 5.

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Author and philosopher Anthony Appiah to speak at WFU

October 3, 2019  |   Events, Speakers, Top Stories

Anthony Appiah, an internationally renowned philosopher and novelist, will speak at Wake Forest through the Eudaimonia Institute’s third Noesis Lecture Series. Appiah’s lecture is sponsored in conjunction with the President’s Office as part of the University’s Voices of Our Time series.

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Follow up to malicious emails

September 30, 2019  |   Top Stories, University Announcement

The following message was sent to students, faculty and staff on Sept. 28.

Members of the Wake Forest community run laps around Hearn Plaza to raise money for the Brian Piccolo Fund for cancer research on Thursday, October 4, 2018.

WFU’s ‘Hit the Bricks’ event for cancer research to be held Sept. 26

September 24, 2019  |   Community, Events, Philanthropy, Pro Humanitate, Top Stories

The annual ‘Hit the Bricks’ cancer research fundraiser in honor of Brian Piccolo will be held on Thursday, Sept. 26 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. along the brick pathway of Hearn Plaza.

Wake Forest facilities team to star in ‘From the Ground Up’

September 24, 2019  |   Community, Events, Staff, Top Stories

Zero turn and walking wing mowers will move in unison. A telehandler, backhoe and skid steer will dance on Wake Forest’s Hearn Plaza. For three nights, the University’s iconic Quad will be transformed into a stage to showcase the work of the facilities and campus services staff.

Wake Forest music professor and composer Dan Locklair poses in his studio at his home in Winston-Salem on Monday, July 2, 2018.

WFU awards and recognitions briefs

September 20, 2019  |   Faculty, Recognition, Top Stories

The WFU Awards and Recognitions briefs celebrate milestones of faculty, staff and students at Wake Forest.

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WFU response to malicious emails

September 20, 2019  |   Top Stories

Last week, an unknown individual or individuals with malicious intent sought to spread a message of bigotry, division and fear among members of our campus community. In response, the following message was emailed to students, faculty and staff from President Nathan Hatch and other senior administrators.

New Wake Forest students in the BUILD pre-orientation program prepare a communal pot luck dinner in the Campus Kitchen space on Tuesday, August 22, 2017.

WFU to participate in annual Building Community Day Sept. 19

September 18, 2019  |   Community, Events, Pro Humanitate, Top Stories

On Sept. 19, Wake Forest’s Office of Civic and Community Engagement and Campus Kitchen are partnering with Harvest Table Culinary Group and Second Harvest Food Bank for Harvest Table’s annual Building Community Day.

Events on Sept. 18 to recognize Campus Fire Safety Month

September 17, 2019  |   Events, Top Stories

In recognition of Campus Fire Safety Month, Insurance Commissioner and State Fire Marshal Mike Causey is partnering with Wake Forest to raise awareness of campus fire safety. At 10 a.m. on Sept. 18, Winston-Salem firefighters will set fire to a mock dorm room to demonstrate how sprinkler systems save lives.

WFU athletes win big with new sports facilities

September 13, 2019  |   Athletics, Philanthropy, Top Stories, Wake Will

Walk into the new Sutton Sports Performance Center and Shah Basketball Complex and you can sense the camaraderie, excitement and anticipation that comes when student-athletes have a new state-of the art facility supporting their competitiveness as athletes and their success as students.

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