Wake Forest Miscellany

Take a tour of the University's people, places, customs, history and favorite things.

Photography by Ken Bennett

Illustration by Martin Haake

Fall 2021

By Kerry M. King (’85), Carol L. Hanner, Maria Henson (’82), Katherine Laws (’20) and Michael Breedlove


Miscellany Part I

The Magnolia Room   |   Stephen Colbert’s Commencement   |   Wake Downtown   |   Party So Dear   |   The Lilting Banshees   |  Arnold Palmer   |   ‘Freshmanland’  |   Secrest Artist Series   |   Reynolda estate   |   The original campus    |   Maya Angelou   |   Student art-buying trip   |   Hit the Bricks   |   On-campus coffee  |   ‘The Hill’ at Spry Soccer Stadium   |   President’s Ball


Miscellany Part II

Campus Ironwork   |   Project Pumpkin   |   Humans vs. Zombies   |   Farrell Hall    ‘For the pandemic record books’    Celebrity singles   |   Ed Wilson   |   Winston-Salem traditions   |   Reynolds Gym reborn   |   ZSR Special Collections   |   Sportscaster alumni   |   Graylyn   |   Paper airplanes  |    Sea Turtle Rescue & Rehabilitation Center


Miscellany Part III

‘The Book’ at Casa Artom   |   Pro Humanitate     Journalist Harold T.P. Hayes   |   Tribble Hall   |   “Brian’s Song”   |   Flags in Benson University Center   |   Spirit of the Old Gold & Black (SOTOGAB)   |   ‘Fabulous Faculty’   |   Law School pro bono   |   The President’s Home   |   Deacon Olympics   |   Campus caretakers   |   Shag on the Mag


Miscellany Part IV

The Joel    |   The  Carillon   |   ‘Hidden Trails’    |   Chris Paul’s shoe collection   |   Deacon Camp   |   Moravian Lovefeast   |   Pitsgiving   |   Farrell Hall entrance   |   ‘Doggie Deacons’   |   Deacon Hill   |   Disco parties in the Afro-American Society Lounge   |   A.R. Ammons   |   Wait Chapel   |   Autumn



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