In 2016, the poverty rate in the United States was 12.7%, which was a drop from 13.5% in 2015. Poverty affected 40.6 million Americans in 2016, and with poverty affecting so many people, many are taking action for change. Jason and Joanie Williams, from Charlotte, North Carolina, have now moved […]
On October 25, Wake Forest held one of their signature events, “Project Pumpkin”, where children from the surrounding Winston-Salem community were invited to Hearn Plaza for a fun afternoon of trick or treating and games. Project Pumpkin is a favorite event for students, children, parents, and faculty alike as it […]
Welcome to Wake Forest! Whether you are a local student, such as myself, a native to the good ole USA, or even from another country, welcome! I am still learning the ropes myself, but being from Winston Salem, I can assure you that there are plenty of things to do […]
Anthony and Ciara discuss the conservative solutions to rebuilding the inner cities and analyze local politics of crime and development in Winston-Salem. Guests include Michael Tuffey (’19), Mr. Elliot Berke (B.A ’93), and Mr. Harold J. Eustache (J.D ’14).
Update: The proposed student government resolution was tabled at a meeting this evening. You can read the resolution here. The resolution will be considered once again in January unless an emergency session is called. On Tuesday, Wake Forest University faculty, staff, and students circulated an online petition and the Wake Forest Student Government […]
In recent months crime at Wake Forest University, on and off campus, has skyrocketed, causing great concern amongst students, parents, faculty, and staff . Students are too often receiving an e-mail from the Office of Communications regarding yet another incident of a violent crime in the area. While some measures […]
Since the start of the academic year, Wake Forest University and the surrounding neighborhoods have been ridden with crime. On August 29th, a man was spotted flashing students along the trail to reach the Reynolda Village shops and restaurants. Two weeks later, the Winston-Salem Police announced that the suspect has […]