The Light Within

Electrical goods entrepreneur Anil Rai Gupta (MBA ’92, LLD ’17) helps power daily life in India, but his generous spirit is what energizes the world around him.



As a politician, victims’ rights advocate, attorney and national columnist, Donna Edwards (’80) can do almost anything. Anything except quit.

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Growing Season

Cucumbers, pole beans and Pro Humanitate values have taken root at Buck Cochran’s Peacehaven Farm

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More celebrations with #WFU20! Congratulations, Grads. We are SO proud. 🎩🎉 #GoDeacs

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Photo Stories

New Deac Week 2017

Focus on the Forest

The latest from our photo blog.

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Wake Forest in Photos

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Seasons at Wake

Mother Nature does some of her best work here

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The Year of Osmosis

In every corner of campus, Wake Forest Fellows learn and lead in a year‑long adventure

Immerse yourself along with them

In The Moment

Wake Forest is a lot of things, but boring will never be one of them

You Should See This

Strength in Numbers

A story of trial, error and teamwork

Meet Kathryn Webster (’17)

Portraits of Leaders

Medical mystery. Hoop dreams. Rock ’n’ Roll army. Terrorism. Four Olympics. Vietnam.


Wake Forest in Peru

Destructive mining threatens one of Earth’s greatest resources: The Amazon


Lovefeast at Wake Forest

The most wonderful time of the year

We saved you a seat

Work Forest

Learn more about what Wake Forest researchers are tackling

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Artistic License

IPLACe turns academics into a big production

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We need to talk

Connecting through the power of conversation

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Downtown Winston-Salem is the place to be thanks to the quiet efforts of Double Deacon Alfred Adams (’68, JD ’73)

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In-Dell-Apple Icon

Big ideas - and a big personality - made Wake alumnus, John Medica, a laptop legend

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The Choice

When turning away is not an option

Meet Julie Coyne

Redeye to Venice

A whirlwind trip to La Biennale through the eyes of Sean Wilkinson (’15)

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Breathing Fire

How the best team you've never known is making history

Step inside the world of debate

Mr. Deacon Goes to Washington

Wake Washington officially opens for business

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Adhesive Anthropology

The speechless art of communication

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Six students. Six figures. One art collection unlike any other.

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Looking Up

When Zach Gordon (’16) couldn’t move, faith, family and purpose drove him forward

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You Did Whaaat?

Doing your own thing is a Wake Forest tradition

Enjoy our quirkiest customs

The Man Behind the Name 

Meet the Bob McCreary you don’t know

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Imagination Works

Introducing Wake Downtown

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Old furniture achieves immortality thanks to the efforts of dedicated campus staff

See how old furniture lives on

Paradise Found 

Carlton Ward Jr. (’98) defends a side of Florida few know

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Wake Wisdom

Faculty Fellows have your back

Um, what’s a faculty fellow?