Event Archive

Hope in the Trees

“This park is going to be so pretty one day,” Jane Cage (’78) says with a steady gaze.  We are strolling by a row of saplings in Mercy Park – the unofficial ground zero for the EF5 tornado that ravaged the small town of Joplin only 6 years ago.  The trees are barely nascent but […]

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The Charleston Park Angels

There’s magic in the air. You may know what I’m talking about if you live in the Charleston area. It goes something like this: one day you wake up and you’re on your morning stroll and the patch of greenery that used to be overgrown is now neatly pruned and weeded. Maybe you see it and […]

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It’s Going to Be a Very “Go Deacs” December!

Wake Forest Athletics…all we can say is WOW! Quick recap of this past weekend – first, on Saturday, The Wake Forest Men’s Soccer team beat Virginia Tech 2-0 to advance to the Semi Finals of the NCAA Championship in Houston, TX.  Then, the excitement continued on Sunday when the Military Bowl in Annapolis, MD announced […]

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3-2-1- BLASTOFF!

Homecoming 2016 proved to be the perfect launchpad for the Streakin’ Deacon. If you were there, you know what I’m talking about. The Streakin’ Deacon unveil was E-P-I-C! The crowd at Party So Dear was already hyped by the time we rolled up. I mean, how could you not be after watching this video? The […]

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Kicking Things Off at the Old Campus

Can somebody say Class ’56 reunion?! We sure can because this Friday the 30th marks 60 years since the class of ’56 graduated from the old campus, and they asked us to come celebrate. We love a good celebration, so naturally we accepted the invite. The icing on the cake: it’s also the 100th anniversary of […]

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