"Emails" Archive

Message from President Wente

Dear Wake Forest community,

Today, our Wake Forest and Winston-Salem communities were shaken by the deadly school shooting that occurred at nearby Mount Tabor High School. First and foremost, my thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of the high school student who passed away this afternoon. This is a traumatic loss, and I grieve with you.

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Uniting Together Against Sexual Assault

Dear Wake Forest community,

Across our shared University, we continually strive for an environment that is welcoming and safe. I take this responsibility seriously. This weekend, our community raised important questions about how we must work together to confront issues related to student conduct and sexual assault on campus. I hear your voices, and I see your courage. Read more

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Update to On-Campus Mask Policy and Fall Semester

Dear Wake Forest community,

As the first day of classes for the majority of campus nears, we write to share both our enthusiasm for the start of this semester and a few important updates to our COVID-19 response. We will be fully in-person and operating all aspects of the University with the trademark dedication to our mission. The adjustments we will share below reflect our commitment to that end and to ensuring a successful start to the year. Read more

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Next Steps in our Shared Commitment Toward a More Equitable Community

Dear Wake Forest community,

In my email to the community last week, I introduced the idea of “radical collaboration” — reaching deep into the wellsprings of our Wake Forest culture to build new relationships, discover new ways to deliver our mission, and support new ideas for how the Wake Forest community can grow and thrive.

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My First Month at Wake Forest

Dear campus community,

My first month as Wake Forest’s president was a whirlwind of all things Old Gold and Black. I continue to enjoy meeting with dozens of you to learn about Wake Forest and ...

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