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Stories this week at Wake Forest

November 14, 1996  |   Community, Faculty, Student

Professors/Students to Read for Hunger Benefit As part of Writers Harvest, a nationwide literary benefit for hunger relief, professors and students from Wake Forest University will read poetry and prose at 7 p.m. tonight in Scales Fine Arts Center, Room 102. Arranged by Wake Forest poet-in-residence Jane Mead, the local event will raise money for […]

WFU Begins New Construction Program

November 13, 1996  |   Campus Life, Media Advisory, University Announcement

Wake Forest University has begun a new construction program that will build a new residence hall, a new classroom building and a new home for the university’s computer technology operations. The program also calls for renovations to campus buildings and other improvements. “As you can see, the next three to four years are going to […]

Dance Company’s Fall Concert to Feature Guest Artists

November 12, 1996  |   Arts & Culture, Events

Local guest artists will join the 16-member Wake Forest University Dance Company for a fall dance concert Nov. 21-23 at the Main Stage Theater on the Wake Forest campus. The program will feature works choreographed by several faculty and guest artists, including “Take Five,” a new piece by the dance companyís artistic director, Nina Lucas. […]

Moot Court Team Advances to National Competition

November 12, 1996  |   Student

A team of Wake Forest University law school students won the 47th Annual National Moot Court regional competition on Nov. 8 and Nov. 9 in Richmond, Va., advancing the team to the national finals. The competition featured teams from 22 schools including the University of Virginia, Duke University and the University of North Carolina. Team […]

Duo Pianists to Present Concert at WFU

November 12, 1996  |   Arts & Culture, Events

The Janus Duoópianists Barbara Rowan and Francis Whangówill perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, in Brendle Recital Hall on the Wake Forest campus. Named for the Roman god with two faces, the Janus Duo looks backward to the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in their repertoire while looking forward to include newer music. Rowan […]

“Pictures at an Exhibition” Highlights WFU Concert

November 12, 1996  |   Arts & Culture, Events

Mussorgsky’s “Pictures at an Exhibition” will highlight a fall concert by the Wake Forest University Orchestra at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 20, in Brendle Recital Hall. Directed by David Hagy, the orchestra also will perform Haydn’s Symphony No. 100. The event is part of the Wake Forest’s Year of the Arts, a yearlong celebration […]

Wake Forest Jazz Ensemble to Perform

November 12, 1996  |   Arts & Culture, Events

The Wake Forest University Jazz Ensemble will perform at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, in Brendle Recital Hall. Under the direction of C. Kevin Bowen, the 19-member ensemble will present a program of jazz favorites including tunes by Chick Corea, Hoagy Carmichael and Charlie Parker. The event is part of Wake Forest’s Year of the […]

Hoglund to Discuss Archeological Work in Israel

November 8, 1996  |   Events, Faculty

Kenneth Hoglund, a Wake Forest religion professor who has conducted archeological fieldwork in Israel for the past ten years, will discuss his project at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, at the Wake Forest University Museum of Anthropology. Hoglund will deliver a Brown Bag Lunchtime Lecture entitled “The Excavations at Sepphoris: Recovering the Ambiguity of Religious […]

Stories this week at Wake Forest

November 7, 1996  |   Events, Faculty, Student

Professors, Students to Read for Hunger Benefit As part of Writers Harvest, a nationwide literary benefit for hunger relief, professors and students from Wake Forest University will read poetry and prose at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, in Scales Fine Arts Center, Room 102. Arranged by Wake Forest poet-in-residence Jane Mead, the local event will […]

Wake Forest Stages Romulus Linney’s “Holy Ghosts”

November 6, 1996  |   Arts & Culture, Events

Set in the midst of a Southern snake-handling congregation, Romulus Linney’s play “Holy Ghosts” opens Friday, Nov. 8, at Wake Forest University. The Wake Forest University Theatre production runs through Nov. 17. A young housewife (senior Tiffany Burleson) runs away from her abusive husband (junior Bo Perry) and finds refuge in the Amalgamation Holiness Church […]

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