Before he was “Mr. Wake Forest,” Ed Wilson (’43) was Ensign Wilson, serving aboard a destroyer escort in World War II.
Stories Tagged: Z. Smith Reynolds Library
January 16, 2014
Lost in the brave new world of e-books, Kindles and Nooks? The ZSR Library wants to help.
January 14, 2014
Books have always been there to guide ZSR’s Travis Manning (’93) along his life journey.
April 3, 2013
Is that the ghost of A.C. Reid? ZSR library is filled with more than books, writes Jane Freeman Crosthwaite (’59).
March 25, 2013
Deacs in Love: what might the future hold for Rachel Weaver (’93) and David Paff (’86)?
May 3, 2012
The daughter of distinguished alumnus Laurence Stallings (1916) discovers his fascinating past.
February 27, 2012
With Feb. 29 on the horizon, a bit of quadrennial trivia with a Wake Forest twist.
February 16, 2012
Provost Emeritus Edwin G. Wilson’s words at Founders’ Day Convocation still resonate with J. Michael Thomas (’79) — 20 years later.
October 18, 2011
Has it really been 20 years since the Wilson Wing of the Z. Smith Reynolds Library opened?
June 3, 2011
Earlier this year, the Z. Smith Reynolds Library received the 2011 Excellence in Academic Libraries Award, given annually by the Association of College and Research Libraries, a division of the American Library Association. Maria Henson (’82) of Wake Forest Magazine talked with the library’s dean, Lynn Sutton, about how the library garnered the award and why ZSR is the place to be on campus. Its special collections include N.C. Baptist history and manuscripts of such luminaries as former Esquire editor Harold T.P. Hayes (’48) and Wilbur J. Cash (’22), author of “The Mind of the South.” Following are edited excerpts from the conversation.