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Danny Borrell

One, two, three … Dream!

Former baseball star Danny Borrell (’09) and a family foundation make children’s sports wishes come true.


A model education

Cecilia Silva (’74) builds a thriving school in her native Argentina based on what she learned at her alma mater.

Col. John C. 'Jay' Waters, left, with his family: wife Anna (seated, right), Albert (striped shirt), Sarah (kneeling) and Eric (on the roof of the car.)

No greater honor

Sacred duty: Col. John C. “Jay” Waters (’87) leads the Army National Military Cemeteries program.

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Finding a piece of history

Archivists discover a long-lost piece of Wake Forest history.

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The scourge of poverty

Rev. Mel Williams (’65) fights to eliminate poverty in Durham, N.C.

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Pete Daniel (’61) shapes Southern history

Author Pete Daniel (’61, MA ’62) chronicles the South’s transformation.

Phillip A. Griffiths ('59, SCD '73)

Prize of a lifetime

Teacher, researcher and leader Phillip Griffiths (’59, SCD ’73) receives one of the highest distinctions in mathematics.

Now retired Professor of History Ed Hendricks in his backyard bunker in 2002.

How to survive a nuclear war

Wake Forest prepares for doomsday in the 1960s.

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‘Cool Runnings,’ part 2

Deacon fans help Jamaican bobsled team return to the Olympics.

Oh,Those Lilting Banshees! Where Are They (Funny) Now?

Inside Spring 2014: Vol. 61 No. 2

The Spring 2014 issue will be in mailboxes soon. Here’s a sneak peek at what’s inside!