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STORY ARCHIVE 2000

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December

12-22-00 - DJ Pharma sends free medicine to Honduras on behalf of WFU
12-22-00 - UNC-TV to air WFU holiday choral concert
12-14-00 - WFU students spend holidays volunteering in 'City of Joy'
12-14-00 - Stories this week at WFU
12-12-00 - A gift of poison: moths and safe sex
12-11-00 - WFU student wins Marshall scholarship
12-06-00 - Foundation helps WFU Divinity School establish urban ministry program
12-05-00 - WFU students to spend holiday break in Honduras
12-04-00 - Gifts brought to the baby Jesus reveal he was accepted as a king
12-01-00 - Microscopes, walking shoes, top WFU faculty Christmas list

November

11-30-00 - The gift that always fits
11-30-00 - December business story ideas
11-29-00 - Story ideas this week at WFU
11-29-00 - Several sources available for details on closings, delays
11-28-00 - WFU sociologist elected president of academic society
11-28-00 - WFU students found technology group through program
11-22-00 - WFU graduate joins faculty, establishes scholarship
11-22-00 - WFU students auction prints to fund trip to Honduras
11-20-00 - WFU invites public to attend free holiday concert
11-20-00 - WFU professor uses grant to create program for childcare workers
11-16-00 - WFU wind ensemble premieres two compositions
11-16-00 - Story ideas this week at WFU
11-15-00 - WFU to host Christmas Lovefeast
11-15-00 - Durham gift establishes scholarships at WFU Divinity School
11-08-00 - WFU experts available for election comment
11-08-00 - Stories this week at WFU
11-07-00 - Mississippi Choctaw exhibit to open at anthropology museum
11-07-00 - WFU trustees defer action on child care center, deck
11-06-00 - Trio of WFU faculty to perform Brahms
11-06-00 - WFU dance concert to feature guest choreographers
11-06-00 - WFU's collegium musicum to present German music
11-03-00 - WFU receives extraordinary commitment from ZSR Foundation
11-03-00 - Young woman with HIV to share her life story
11-02-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
11-02-00 - Poets featured in WFU's November Writers Reading Series
11-02-00 - WFU's gospel choir to showcase Kirk Franklin works

October

10-31-00 - Forrow family gives $100,000 gift to WFU Divinity School
10-30-00 - Renowned English scholar Giles Gunn to speak on human solidarity
10-30-00 - Public invited to talk on transnational intervention Nov. 10 at WFU
10-30-00 - Wait Chapel belltower dedicated in honor of Annie Pearl Shore Davis
10-27-00 - Bang On a Can All-Stars to perform in Secrest Artists Series
10-27-00 - Reading, book signing to benefit Z. Smith Reynolds Library at WFU
10-27-00 - Students to celebrate cultural bridge with Cuba at Nov. 2 WFU Event
10-27-00 - NC high school students to attend black leadership program at WFU
10-26-00 - 'Schindler's List' survivor to speak at Wake Forest University
10-24-00 - Veterans to be honored at Nov. 9 ceremony at Wake Forest
10-23-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
10-23-00 - WFU receives national award for use of networked technology
10-23-00 - WFU hosts debate team event on university honor system
10-23-00 - Calloway School's Juras named PricewaterhouseCoopers Professor
10-23-00 - Flute fest at WFU to feature work of Loeillet, others
10-23-00 - Public invited to WFU's annual Halloween concert at midnight
10-23-00 - 'Biedermann and the Firebugs' opens Nov. 3 at WFU
10-18-00 - Former president of Zambia to discuss AIDS and African children
10-18-00 - Community agencies bring children to WFU for Halloween fun
10-18-00 - Fall choral concert at WFU to feature 'Requiem'
10-18-00 - Rise of Austria's far-right party focus of lecture at WFU
10-18-00 - WFU professor receives international philosophy award
10-18-00 - WFU to present student showcase recital
10-17-00 - Speaker to address issues of race, ethnicity during Oct. 25 program
10-17-00 - WFU's debate-related Internet projects draw thousands of participants
10-13-00 - WFU professor available for analysis of Middle-East unrest
10-13-00 - WFU club challenges Friday the 13th superstitions
10-11-00 - Wake Forest to distribute tickets to students, faculty, staff
10-09-00 - Public gathering permits granted for WFU presidential debate
10-09-00 - Experts on debates to gather at WFU for public forum
10-08-00 - Countdown in Wait Chapel; WFU makes final debate preparations
10-07-00 - Three additional sponsors support WFU's presidential debate
10-06-00 - WFU schedules debate update briefing for Sunday afternoon
10-05-00 - WFU selects lottery winners; Commission to decide seat availability
10-05-00 - Public access to Wake Forest ends early morning on debate day
10-05-00 - WFU's Rock the Vote concert moves to LJVM Coliseum
10-04-00 - WFU puts Wait Chapel on the web; chapel becomes debate hall
10-04-00 - Public invited to hear Secretary of Labor at breakfast
10-03-00 - Public invited to participate in debate watch project at WFU
10-03-00 - WFU Law school students to host death penalty symposium
10-03-00 - Wake Forest University to rename East Hall in honor of trustee
10-02-00 - Area media invited to weekend presentation on debate at WFU
10-02-00 - Sponsors help WFU bring presidential debate to Winston-Salem
10-01-00 - Technology plays key role in Wake Forest debate activities
10-01-00 - Wake Forest's presidential debate inspires classes, public events
10-01-00 - Wake Forest greets candidates with classes, projects, volunteers

September

09-29-00 - WFU debate plan addresses parking, campus access
09-28-00 - WFU professors receive Schoonmaker, Reinhardt awards at convocation
09-27-00 - WFU debate committee completes campus plan
09-27-00 - WFU community invited to watch debate on giant screen
09-26-00 - WFU exhibit to highlight mass-produced art
09-26-00 - WFU debate team to host mock debate
09-26-00 - Experts on presidential debates to gather for public forum
09-26-00 - Rock the Vote concert
09-25-00 - Holzman to perform classical guitar music at WFU
09-22-00 - Experts on business ethics to speak at WFU's Calloway school program
09-22-00 - Newson and Braker win Waddill awards from WFU
09-22-00 - Kilbourne to present program on images of women in advertising
09-21-00 - WFU offers shuttle service between campuses
09-21-00 - WFU makes provisions for demonstrators on night of debate
09-21-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
09-20-00 - Days of the dead exhibit to open at anthropology museum
09-19-00 - University officials finalizing plans for campus during debate
09-19-00 - WFU theatre to present modern translation of 'Lysistrata'
09-19-00 - Internet projects underway as WFU prepares for Oct. 11 debate
09-18-00 - Best-selling author to speak at Wake Forest Convocation
09-18-00 - Wake Forest faculty plan public debate-related events
09-17-00 - Presidential debate to feature new format, familiar moderator
09-15-00 - Online registration begins Sept. 18 for presidential debate ticket lottery
09-14-00 - Commission on Presidential Debates: Debate will be held at WFU
09-13-00 - Experts on business ethics to speak at WFU's Calloway School program
09-13-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
09-12-00 - Career Fest 2000 introduces Wake Forest students to employers
09-12-00 - Wake Forest hosts online debate project for high schools
09-11-00 - Faculty recital to feature music by Beethoven, Rachmaninoff
09-11-00 - Couple to perform recital at Wake Forest University on Oct. 1
09-11-00 - Calloway School moves up four places in national rankings
09-08-00 - Flutist, Harpist to open Wake Forest's Secrest Artist Series
09-08-00 - Calloway students ranked first on CPA exam for second year in a row
09-08-00 - Religion Chair at Wake Forest publishes views on school prayer
09-07-00 - Law School receives grant to encourage work in public service
09-07-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
09-06-00 - Across Wake Forest, preparations underway for presidential debate
09-06-00 - Wake Faculty plan debate-related academic activities
09-06-00 - Technology plays a key role in Wake Forest debate activities
09-06-00 - Faculty celebrates composer Aaron Copland with recital
09-05-00 - Wake Forest University opens women's studies library
09-05-00 - Student uses grant to create leadership program for black males
09-05-00 - Area media invited to WFU for presentation on presidential debate
09-01-00 - Wake Forest ranks 28th among national universities
09-01-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest

August

08-31-00 - Soprano, violinist featured at WFU faculty recital
08-29-00 - Area media invited to WFU for presentation on presidential debate
08-24-00 - Convocation address to freshmen and parents
08-24-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
08-23-00 - WFU to host 'William Poteat' book signing
08-22-00 - WFU verse translator receives gold medal from Italian city
08-22-00 - WFU begins fall semester in anticipation of presidential debate
08-21-00 - WFU Divinity School awards Wait Fellowships
08-21-00 - WFU to begin Year of Ethics and Honor
08-21-00 - WFU art exhibits explore issues of pregnancy and power
08-21-00 - On-line lottery planned for debate tickets
08-21-00 - WFU's Year of Ethics and Honor to feature film series
08-17-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
08-17-00 - WFU freshmen arrive on campus
08-16-00 - WFU opens new year with wireless Internet access
08-15-00 - WFU's WFDD adds two reporters to staff
08-11-00 - WFU to begin offering domestic partner benefits on Reynolda Campus
08-08-00 - New faculty members join WFU

July

07-27-00 - WFU receives $1 million gift from BellSouth
07-19-00 - WFU to host two-day Shakespeare symposium
07-19-00 - Butterfly researchers to meet at WFU
07-18-00 - Media invited to conference of international Baptist scholars
07-17-00 - Wake Forest summer filled with debate preparations
07-13-00 - Media invited to cover WFU conference on Baptist studies
07-12-00 - WFU professor named president of Forsyth County Bar Association
07-07-00 - Ward to begin new WFDD position directing development activities
07-03-00 - Wake Forest summer program designed to promote pluralism

June

06-28-00 - WFU international conference to reflect on Baptist studies
06-14-00 - Butterfly researchers to meet at WFU
06-08-00 - Corbett, Morgan to begin new roles in legal department
06-06-00 - International conference at WFU to focus on Baptist studies

May

05-23-00 - Anthropology Museum offers summer camp for kids
05-22-00 - WFU announces 2000-2001 Secrest Artists Series
05-18-00 - WFU expands furniture donation for Hurricane Floyd relief effort
05-15-00 - President Hearn's Commencement 2000 remarks
05-15-00 - Chambers tells WFU grads they will be part of a second industrial revolution
05-15-00 - WFU awards six honorary degrees during commencement
05-15-00 - WFU's retiring faculty recognized during commencement
05-15-00 - WFU donates furniture for Hurricane Floyd relief effort
05-15-00 - ADVISORY: Media invited to cover donation of furniture to hurricane relief effort
05-11-00 - Divinity School students travel to Hell's Kitchen
05-10-00 - ADVISORY: Media arrangements for Wake Forest's commencement ceremony
05-08-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
05-08-00 - Local students win scholarship honoring students killed in drunk driving accident
05-08-00 - Divinity School to hold reception for minister-author
05-04-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
05-01-00 - Children can learn Maya weaving at Anthropology Museum
05-01-00 - WFU will receive $5 million from Kirby Foundation for Calloway School wing

April

04-28-00 - Trustees approve 2000-2001 budget, elect members
04-27-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
04-24-00 - Students gather oral history of Winston-Salem's integration
04-24-00 - WFU symposium concludes with environmental ethics lecture
04-24-00 - WFU's upcoming theme year will focus on ethics, honor
04-24-00 - ADL thanks Wake Forest president for response to The Revisionist
04-24-00 - New logo approved for fall presidential debate at WFU
04-24-00 - UPDATE: Wake Forest preparing for presidential debate
04-20-00 - Chambers, CEO of Cisco Systems, will deliver WFU's commencement address
04-19-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
04-18-00 - Choirs to perform music of Aaron Copland
04-18-00 - Wake Forest Editor's Office wins award for publications
04-17-00 - N.C.'s first cardiac rehab program celebrates 25 years of healing hearts
04-12-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
04-11-00 - Wake Forest ranks among America's 'Most Wired' schools
04-06-00 - WFU to celebrate Earth Day with symposium on environment
04-06-00 - Dance company to present spring show
04-06-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
04-04-00 - Wake Forest students to celebrate Earth Day

March

03-31-00 - Noted ecologist to lecture
03-31-00 - Career Services Office announces three promotions
03-31-00 - Wake Forest professor wins national debate award
03-29-00 - Wake Forest to present 'Musical Banquet'
03-29-00 - Wake Forest Choral Union to perform
03-29-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
03-24-00 - WFU student named Truman Scholar
03-23-00 - Philosopher and expert on artificial intelligence to lecture
03-23-00 - International festival will highlight food, music and dance
03-23-00 - Wake Forest to present 'H.M.S. Pinafore'
03-23-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
03-23-00 - 'Images of the Maya' opens at Museum of Anthropology
03-22-00 - One-woman drama tells story of Holocaust victims
03-21-00 - WFU will award Frederick Buechner an honorary degree
03-21-00 - WFU to award six honorary degrees during commencement
03-21-00 - Violinist, percussionist to perform avant-garde music
03-21-00 - WFU to host lecture by Princeton mathematician
03-16-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
03-15-00 - Wake Forest students win international math contest
03-15-00 - WFU begins special defibrillator training program
03-14-00 - Choir to conclude spring tour with home concert
03-13-00 - Students exploring internet's use in debate
03-10-00 - ADVISORY: Commission announces plans for press credentials
03-10-00 - WFU named best-practice organization for technology usage
03-10-00 - Anonymous 4 to conclude Secrest Series
03-09-00 - Asheville residents establish scholarship for Divinity School
03-09-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
03-08-00 - Taiwan's presidential election focus of discussion
03-07-00 - Program presents sounds and sights of the seasons
03-03-00 - Gala, Smith recipients of Wake Forest professorship
03-02-00 - WFDD adds Workmon to staff, promotes two others
03-02-00 - Gallery to highlight modern masters of printmaking
03-02-00 - McLean mix brings 'Ultimate Symphonius 2000' to WFU
03-01-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest

February

02-28-00 - Wake Forest to hold Irish festival
02-25-00 - Debate squad nationally ranked, qualifies for the national "sweet 16"
02-24-00 - Wake Forest Divinity School names Braxton to professorship
02-24-00 - Bela Fleck and the Flecktones to perform
02-24-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
02-24-00 - WFU and WSSU celebrate 40th anniversary of student sit-in
02-23-00 - Activist Angela Davis to speak at Wake Forest
02-17-00 - University Police distributes sketch of suspect in assault
02-17-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
02-17-00 - WFU making preparations for visit to its birthplace
02-15-00 - NSA mathematician to lecture at Wake Forest
02-15-00 - Faculty member to give violin recital
02-15-00 - Senior recital to be held at Wake Forest
02-15-00 - Chambers, CEO of Cisco Systems, will deliver WFU's commencement address
02-10-00 - Environment is real bottom line, Suzuki tells WFU audience
02-10-00 - Former medical school leader receives Wake Forest's highest honor
02-10-00 - Graduate student avoids injury in attack near campus
02-09-00 - Trustees give initial approval to new salary plan
02-09-00 - Trustees approve 2000-2001 tuition
02-09-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
02-07-00 - Film, lecture will focus on AIDS, other life-threatening diseases
02-07-00 - WFDD starts new year with a variety of changes
02-03-00 - WFU to host symposium on women, science and technology
02-03-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
02-03-00 - WFU Police learn student's injuries caused by a fall
02-03-00 - WFU to present African song and dance in 'Mandinka Epic'
02-02-00 - WFU University Police investigating cause of student's injuries
02-01-00 - WFU and WSSU to celebrate anniversary of lunch counter protest

January

01-31-00 - Wake Forest to host Chinese New Year program
01-31-00 - 'Twilight: Los Angeles 1992' to open theater's spring season
01-27-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
01-26-00 - Students to perform musical matinee
01-26-00 - Environmentalist/television host to deliver convocation address
01-20-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
01-20-00 - Wake Forest to present music of Cage and Crumb
01-18-00 - George Dyson speech: "There's Plenty of Room at the Top"
01-13-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
01-11-00 - Guitar/baritone duo to perform in Secrest Artists Series
01-11-00 - Guest pianist performs Ives' music
01-10-00 - Noted astrophysicist to discuss origins of the universe
01-07-00 - ADVISORY -- Media attendance: Presidential debate
01-06-00 - Debate commission approves WFU, CVB proposal to host presidential debate
01-05-00 - Stories this week at Wake Forest
01-03-00 - Events to look at 'Living in a Networked World'


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