His family’s vision, says Kevin Shorter (MBA ’06), is to keep orphaned Asian girls off the street and out of the sex trade.
Stories Tagged: Pro Humanitate
July 22, 2014
July 17, 2014
Four Class of ’63 friends stage a Broadway reunion and answer their own question: What makes Wake Forest special?
June 24, 2014
Mentoring matters to Chad Brown (’01, JD ’06), who is North Carolina’s Big Brother of the Year for Big Brothers Big Sisters Services.
June 3, 2014
Last summer was a strange one around Winston-Salem, one of the coolest and wettest on record. For most of us, a break from the South’s usual summer swelter is a blessed relief, and only 30 summer days without rain is just an inconvenience, an annoyance that ruins nothing more than beach trips and yard work. […]
May 8, 2014
Lauren Plichta (’05) celebrates her late mother every day by raising money for cancer research.
April 26, 2014
“Pro Humanitate is a way of living that transcends the transactional elements of our existence,” speaker Mary Tribble (’82) tells students at this year’s Senior Dinner.
April 22, 2014
Thomas. West. Sellner. Theologian George Faithful (’01) says his first book would have been ‘impossible’ without guidance from influential professors.
April 17, 2014
After four people were critically injured following a shooting in Greenville, N.C., last summer, Norman B. Kellum Jr. (’59, JD ’65, P ’96) established a relief fund called “Greenville Strong,” for those victims and the victims of future acts of random violence. When two local high schools won state football titles, Kellum and his law […]
April 17, 2014
Making money or making a difference? If you had to choose, which would it be? Karen Bruton (MBA ’84), an accountant and business executive, has combined her success for the former with her desire to devote her life to the latter — giving people “a new tomorrow.” As founder of Hope Investments, Bruton traveled globally […]
April 13, 2014
Former baseball star Danny Borrell (’09) and a family foundation make children’s sports wishes come true.