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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.

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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The scourge of poverty

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


The Place Where I Live

Last April I was fortunate enough to make a long- overdue visit to Wake Forest. Mary DeShazer, professor of English and Women’s and Gender Studies, delivered the prestigious Hubert McNeill Poteat Lecture, and afterward I attended a special gathering to honor her. Catching up with many of my women’s studies professors I had vivid memories […]

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!

Yuki Hijiya (left) and Augi Ahn (right) with their mentor, Ed Wilson.

Common ground

Wake Forest, and an admiration for Ed Wilson (’43), connected international students Augi Ahn and Yuki Hijiya (MA ’67) — for life.

Tommy Norman (front) with some of the veterans and their families helped by Charlotte Bridge Home.

Tommy Norman (’66): Honoring our veterans

Veteran Tommy Norman (’66) helps ‘America’s heroes’ transition to civilian life.

Associate Dean for Campus Life Mike Ford ('72) welcomes Libby Bell ('93) back to campus for the 25th annual Project Pumpkin.

Libby Bell (’93) unmasks the great pumpkin

Project Pumpkin founder returns to campus to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the annual Halloween tradition.

WF Mag Fall 2013 cover

A closer look at the University seal

Scott Kyles (’92, MA ’94) shines some light on the seal’s centerpiece, the Chi-Rho symbol.

Thomas E. McNeill (JD '88), right, and Charlotte Senior Managing Attorney Ted Fillette at the 2013 Pro Bono Awards.

Class Note: Tom McNeill (JD ’88)

Legal Aid of North Carolina honors Charlotte attorney for pro bono service.