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We Are Families

We Are Families

Cherin C. Poovey (P '08)


Jessica Peterson Dempsey ('96, JD '99) and Melanie Sheffield Haley ('00) never crossed paths at Wake. Then a twist of fate brought them together — forever.

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Exhale

Exhale

Staff Report


The Rev. Susan Chorley ('94) leads nonprofit that replaces judgment with conversation about stigmatized issues, including abortion.

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We Do!

We Do!

Cherin C. Poovey (P '08)


No traditional wedding favors for this couple. Instead, they're making gifts to their alma maters as a meaningful way to honor guests.

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‘Obsessed’

‘Obsessed’

Cherin C. Poovey (P '08)


In her first book, author Allison Fairall Britz ('11, MAM '12) describes a personal struggle with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. A diagnosis, she writes, 'meant I wasn't a freak.'

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A Calling

A Calling

Mike Ford ('72)


Mike Ford ('72) reflects on his experiences as a Wake Forest student, a compassionate campus leader and a faithful servant to his alma mater.

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