Before he was “Mr. Wake Forest,” Ed Wilson (’43) was Ensign Wilson, serving aboard a destroyer escort in World War II.
Stories Tagged: Students
April 13, 2014
Former baseball star Danny Borrell (’09) and a family foundation make children’s sports wishes come true.
March 7, 2014
Archivists discover a long-lost piece of Wake Forest history.
January 31, 2014
Wake Forest prepares for doomsday in the 1960s.
October 2, 2013
Six years ago, when they made their first foray into downtown Winston-Salem to hand out sandwiches to the homeless, Wake Forest students Jordan Jones (’08), Eric Lange (’08) and Richard Roberts (’08) had trouble breaking out of their comfort zone. “I’ll never forget how nervous we were the first time we went out,” Jones said […]
September 9, 2013
Nikolai Vitti (’00, MAEd ’01) is on a mission to transform one of the largest school districts in the country.
August 23, 2013
For alumni parents, freshman move-in was a day to share memories of their time at Wake Forest while encouraging their children to forge their own path.
August 2, 2013
Audrey Bridger (’52) shares treasured keepsakes from her student days, 60 years ago.
May 20, 2013
A ceremony that began with students delivering the welcome in half a dozen languages concluded with heavy rain falling, almost on cue, as it ended.
January 30, 2013
For three weeks 50 years ago, four Wake Forest students captured the nation’s attention on the popular “College Bowl” quiz show.