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Jan G. Hensley. Photo by Mark Wagoner

A rare collector

Jan Hensley’s (’64) book collection offers a snapshot of 20th century North Carolina literature.

Photo courtesy Forsyth County Public Library Photograph Collection

Remember When

There was a whole lotta shakin’ goin’ on at Wake Forest on Nov. 20, 1957.

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@War: The battlefield of the future

Shane Harris (’98) explores America’s newest battlefield, cyberspace, in his new book.

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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.

Harold Hayes

Harold Hayes: ‘Smiling through the apocalypse’

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

Sue Fulkerson O'Connor (from left), Judy Palmer Newsoroff, Kay Overman Ferrell and Mary Martin Pickard Niepold

Didn’t skip a beat

Four Class of ’63 friends stage a Broadway reunion and answer their own question: What makes Wake Forest special?

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Strong Is the New Pretty

Former soccer player Kate T. Parker (’98) is a mother and photographer whose new project shows young girls’ strength, power and confidence.

Mark Titus Hoover

Bucking the trend

Mark Titus Hoover (’10) takes the road less traveled to the U.S. Embassy in Burkina Faso, West Africa.

Lauren Plichta with her 2014 LLS Research Portfolio Award.

‘It’s all for recognizing my mom’

Lauren Plichta (’05) celebrates her late mother every day by raising money for cancer research.

Author Bob Sitton ('59)

Film critic Iris Barry a ‘Lady in the Dark’

Drawing on letters, memorabilia and historical documentaries, author Bob Sitton (’59) reconstructs the life and work of pioneering film critic Iris Barry.