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Angel Tree Signup

Sign Up for our Angel Tree program! The PHI department of Democratic Engagement and Justice Programs has teamed up with the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Winston-Salem. This partnership hopes to bring joy to children and families in our community. Click HERE to sign up....

Visiting ACE Fellows: Dr. Kraig Beyerlein and Dr. Connie Mack

Notre Dame’s Dr. Kraig Beyerlein and Dr. Connie Mick will visit Wake Forest University as visiting ACE Fellow Scholars. Dr. Beyerlein is an Associate Professor in the Sociology Department at Notre Dame and Dr. Mick is an Associate Director at the Center for...

Congratulations to the 2016-2017 ACE Faculty Fellows

For nearly 20 years, the Academic and Community Engaged Faculty Fellowship has supported faculty at Wake Forest University through the development of service-learning courses for undergraduate and graduate students. Many of Wake Forest’s most engaged teachers...