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Cinderella Deacs ’79

Jay Venuto (’81) remembers Wake’s magical run to the Tangerine Bowl.

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Connecting boys sole to soul

Ashley Brown Armistead (’91) founded Let Me Run, a wellbeing program that inspires boys to be themselves, to build healthy relationships and to live an active lifestyle.

John H. Clayton at his 93rd birthday party.

Black and gold tradition

Family of John Clayton (’42) celebrates his legacy by creating a scholarship to benefit alumni children.

Dr. Frankenstein

It’s alive! A puppet horror show

Craig Joseph’s (’97) scary creation: You’ve never seen Frankenstein like this.

Shahedah Fornah ('12), at right, and her cousin, Zainab Kamarah, co-founded Pearls of Wata.

Shahedah Fornah (’12): Fighting Ebola

With the Ebola crisis increasing, Shahedah Fornah (’12) shows what one person can do to help.

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Two Ed Wilsons for Homecoming

There were two Ed Wilsons at the Class of ’64 reunion.

Nate French ('93)

Constant & True

At my graduation I locked arms with fraternity brothers and sang these words from our fraternal hymn: “College days swiftly pass, imbued with memories fond, And the recollection slowly fades away.” I have never uttered words more true. Watching the 2014 graduates and their families on a Quad teeming with 13,000 people, I knew that […]

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From cable to classroom: Melissa Harris-Perry (’94) returns to her alma mater

Meet the MHP you don’t see on her cable-news show.

Pam Key on the cover of the Oct. 16, 1971 Band Day football program.

That bold girl from Bristol

Pam Key (’72) stepped up and made history as the Wake Forest marching band’s first female drum major.

Harold Hayes

Harold Hayes: ‘Smiling through the apocalypse’

Tom Hayes (’79) explores the magical world of his father, famed Esquire editor Harold Hayes (’48).