Events Archive


Navigating the world of art at IdeasCityWS

September 9, 2021  |   Community, Events, Top Stories

How are 18th century British explorer Captain Cook and 21st century blockchain connected? Find out at the IdeasCityWS Festival on Oct. 2 in downtown Winston-Salem.


Wake Forest University to honor Sept. 11 victims

September 8, 2021  |   Events, Student, Top Stories

As the country remembers the 20th anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001, ROTC cadets from Wake Forest and Winston-Salem State universities will join with community volunteers and first responders in a “Climb to Remember” to honor victims of the attack. Members of the media are invited to cover the event.


WFU Secrest Artists Series presents six artists for the 2021-22 season

September 7, 2021  |   Events, Top Stories

The Secrest Artists Series will be hosting six artists for the 2021-22 season. All events begin at 7:30 p.m. Each event is usually accompanied by a pre-concert talk.


Lam Museum of Anthropology grand reopening celebration

August 17, 2021  |   Events

Celebrate the grand reopening of the Lam Museum of Anthropology at its new location on Reynolda Campus on Saturday, Aug. 28.


Outdoor festival in downtown Winston-Salem to celebrate IdeasCityWS

August 16, 2021  |   Events, Top Stories

An outdoor festival will be held at Bailey Park marking the culmination of IdeasCityWS on Sat., Oct. 2, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.


Face to Face Speaker Forum announces in-person event dates, series addition

July 30, 2021  |   Events, Top Stories

The Face to Face Speaker Forum is announcing rescheduled in-person events and is adding an opportunity to hear CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta in Wait Chapel.


Media arrangements: WFU Commencement 2021

May 14, 2021  |   Events

Wake Forest will recognize the Class of 2021 on May 16 at Truist Field. Media are welcome to attend select events if arranged in advance with the news team.


Wake Forest to celebrate Class of 2021 at Truist Field

May 5, 2021  |   Commencement, Events, Top Stories

Wake Forest will recognize the Class of 2021 on May 16 at Truist Field. The event for undergraduates includes three featured speakers. Their talks will be shared virtually at various times throughout the celebration.


Yo-Yo Ma to join Face to Face Speaker Forum on May 4

April 28, 2021  |   Events, Top Stories

Yo-Yo Ma, cellist, cultural ambassador and U.N. Messenger of Peace will join Wake Forest’s Face to Face Speaker Forum for a virtual preview event on Tuesday, May 4 at 7:30 p.m.


First African American female editor of Bon Appétit Magazine to speak at Wake Forest

April 26, 2021  |   Events, Research, Student, Top Stories

Wake Forest University’s Center for Research, Engagement and Collaboration in African American Life, or RECAAL, will hold its inaugural event on Tuesday, April 27, at 6 p.m.

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