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 [...]
Stories Tagged: Students
October 2, 2013
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.
November 20, 2012
Amy Bannister White (’90) delivers turkeys on Thanksgiving and hope throughout the year.
October 22, 2012
Billy Packer (’62) remembers Bones and the 1962 run to the Final Four.
October 4, 2012
Probably no one’s journey to Wake Forest was longer than Somali native Yasin Ali’s, but he had Jordan Adam (’04) pointing the way.
September 27, 2012
Students happily maintain those long-lived, cherished traditions. But they also are inventing new ones — about three dozen in the past decade. Students and alumni pack Wait Chapel the first Sunday night in December for the largest Moravian-style lovefeast in North America, begun in 1965. Since President Nathan Hatch rode into his Inaugural Ball in [...]