y and by, they put down their plates and pick up their instruments. It’s a Friday night in March and there’s a big crowd at the home of Provost Rogan Kersh and his wife, Sara Pesek. Billy Hamilton, professor of Russian, gets out his banjo. Martha Allman, dean of admissions, situates her autoharp. Her husband, […]
Stories Tagged: Homegrown Harmonies – The Unbroken Circle
September 22, 2014
December 12, 2013
Pickin’ and grinnin’: George Grove (’69) of The Kingston Trio nurtured his love for music at Wake Forest.
September 27, 2012
Challenge: Protect computer networks from cyberattacks Solution: Mimic nature to deploy “digital ants” to seek out threats and alert human security experts Co-researchers: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and students, including Michael Crouse (’10, MS ’12), named one of the nation’s top new inventors in 2011 by Inventors Digest magazine “We looked at multiple types of […]
August 3, 2012
A memorial service for retired French professor Mary Frances Robinson, who died on July 31, will be held on Sunday, Sept. 2, at 3 p.m. in Wait Chapel.
July 23, 2012
Documentary filmmaker Sam Smartt (’09) captures Chi Rho’s joyous journey to Zambia.
February 7, 2012
It’s a rap: Blake Brandes (’06) uses hip-hop to communicate a socially conscious message.
June 20, 2011
Alumnus Carter Cook fights poverty with the piano as his weapon.
February 24, 2011
Soprano Johanna Young (’08) returns to her alma mater to perform with acclaimed guitarist Rupert Boyd.