Alumni Archive

News

WFU alumni fight childhood hunger

March 29, 2016  |   Alumni, Campus Life, Community, Events, Faculty, Pro Humanitate, Staff, Student, Top Stories

Hundreds of Wake Forest alumni across the country will work to address issues of hunger and food insecurity in 30 cities from Boston to Los Angeles on Pro Humanitate Day April 9.

News

WFU dedicates McCreary Field House

February 25, 2016  |   Alumni, Athletics, Philanthropy, Top Stories, Wake Will

Wake Forest formally cut the ribbon on McCreary Field House, the new indoor practice facility for Demon Deacon athletics Wednesday. The 80,000-square foot structure features a 120-yard football field and weightlifting facilities for the football team.

News

Relive #WFULovefeast

December 8, 2015  |   Alumni, Community, Events, Faculty, Staff, Student, Top Stories

Holiday decorations, music and the smell of sweet coffee filled Wait Chapel as more than 2,400 students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the University gathered to celebrate the 51st Annual Lovefeast. Relive the event through a photo story or through the social media posts below:

News

‘Hit the Bricks’ marks 35th year of student-funded cancer research

October 2, 2015  |   Alumni, Campus Life, Events, Pro Humanitate, Student, Top Stories

“Hit the Bricks” marks the start of events supporting the 35th anniversary of the Brian Piccolo Cancer Research Fund, the student-launched charity has raised more than $2 million since 1980 to support cancer research.

News

Careers get real in D.C.

July 27, 2015  |   Alumni, For Alumni, For Parents, Mentoring, Personal and Career Development, Top Stories

Sixty-two undergrads with 19 different majors traveled to Washington this summer to learn the ins and outs of careers in banking, politics, real estate and more from 40 Wake Forest alumni who’ve settled in the nation’s capital.

News

Colbert: ‘Give yourself extra credit’

May 18, 2015  |   Admissions, Alumni, Campus Life, Commencement, Top Stories, Uncategorized

For senior Margaret Mulkerrin, comedian and late night television host Stephen Colbert offered the perfect advice for the Class of 2015. “Do yourself a favor: Be an easy grader. Score yourself on a curve. Give yourself extra credit.”

News

Painting with a purpose

April 27, 2015  |   Alumni, Arts & Culture, Campus Life, Community, Events, Thrive / Wellbeing, Top Stories

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.

News

Law alumni sworn in to U.S. Supreme Court bar

March 16, 2015  |   Alumni, School of Law, Top Stories

For 20 years, Wake Forest Law alumni have been sworn in to the U.S. Supreme Court Bar. The most recent group of 23 bar admittees included a father and his daughter as well as six members of The Rose Council.

News

Peace Corps recognizes WFU on 2015 list

February 18, 2015  |   Alumni, Pro Humanitate, Top Stories

The Peace Corps ranks Wake Forest among the top volunteer-producing colleges and universities across the country. This year, Wake Forest is ranked 20th among schools with fewer than 5,000 undergraduates.

News

Couch donates $4 million to athletics

February 17, 2015  |   Alumni, Athletics, For Alumni, For Parents, Philanthropy, Top Stories

David Couch (’84), a Wake Forest alumnus and former football and baseball player, has committed $4 million in support of the Wake Forest baseball program and Sports Performance Center.

Wake Forest News

336.758.5237
media@wfu.edu
Meet the News Team

News Archives