Staff Archive


Brian White named Vice President and General Counsel

May 4, 2023  |   Staff, Top Stories

Wake Forest University has named Brian White its next vice president and general counsel beginning July 1. He will also serve as corporate secretary for the University.

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Creating a mentoring culture in the post-pandemic world

June 9, 2022  |   Mentoring, Personal and Career Development, Staff, Top Stories

A Q&A with Allison McWilliams, AVP of mentoring and alumni personal and career development at Wake Forest, and the National Association of Colleges and Employers “Mentor of the Year.”


High Performance Computing: Collaborations power research & learning

March 31, 2022  |   Faculty, Research, Scholars, Staff, Student, Top Stories

In a temperature-controlled room located in an out-of-the-way part of campus, rows of computers are humming, blinking and whirring in a High-Performance Computing Center called the DEAC Cluster.


WFU in the news Feb. 7-13

February 17, 2022  |   Faculty, Staff, Student, Top Stories, Wake Forest in the News

Selected news clips courtesy of Wake Forest University News & Communications


Shea Kidd Brown named Vice President for Campus Life

December 9, 2021  |   Faculty, Staff, Top Stories

Wake Forest has appointed Dr. Shea Kidd Brown as vice president for campus life. She is known for her commitment to student care, belonging and success.


Wake Forest’s high student voter turnout gets awarded

December 8, 2021  |   Recognition, Staff, Student, Top Stories

For years, leaders in Wake Forest’s Office of Civic & Community Engagement (OCCE) have worked to engage students in the election process.


Center studying the African American experience hires assistant director

November 1, 2021  |   Staff, Top Stories, Valuing Diversity

A woman who hopes to bridge the gap between academia and the community and has a passion for contributing to the advancement of Black people has been hired as the new assistant director of the Center for Research, Engagement and Collaboration in African American Life, or RECAAL.


Vice President for Campus Life Penny Rue announces plans to retire

June 17, 2021  |   Faculty, Staff

Penny Rue announced today she will retire as Wake Forest University’s Vice President for Campus Life.


Facts and Fake News: How to tell the difference

January 20, 2021  |   Staff, Top Stories

The pandemic and political polarization have made distinguishing reliable information from misinformation an increasingly difficult challenge. Two Wake Forest University librarians, Rosalind Tedford and Hu Womack, are experts on how mis/disinformation is used and consumed and how it impacts the world.


Want a stronger team? Shine a light on employees who go unnoticed

December 1, 2020  |   Staff, Top Stories

A virtual IdeasCityWS panel discussion on Dec. 10 at 5 p.m. will take a closer look at “From the Ground Up” through the lens of workforce development. The event is free and open to the public.

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