Screening of Documentary Film #WakeUpWakeForest October 1st

Two students in the Documentary Film Program at WFU, SheRea DelSol and Gini Richards co-directed a short film entitled #WakeUpWakeForest, in which they followed students last semester (Spring 2014) who confronted University Police at a Town Hall Meeting on March 6, 2014 about racism on campus and at National Pan-Hellenic Council parties. The screening of […]

Wake Forest students issue calls for action

A candlelight vigil mingled with calls for action Thursday night on the campus of Wake Forest University as about 200 students marked the death of Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager killed earlier this month by a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo.   http://www.journalnow.com/news/local/wake-forest-students-issue-calls-for-action/article_dc058a7c-2f25-11e4-9258-0017a43b2370.html

What can religion teach us about Jay-Z?

What do hip hop and religion have in common? That’s what the students who enroll in professor Ron Neal’s filled-to-capacity classes want to know. Read more at the Wake Forest University news site:   http://news.wfu.edu/2014/09/22/what-can-religion-teach-us-about-jay-z/    

AES and the Arts: WFU and UNCSA host poets Alexander and Mackey and actress Scott-Wilkinson

We start February with three amazing guests: poets Will Alexander and Nathaniel Mackey and actress and activist  Sheila Scott-Wilkinson.   Last year Ulrike Wiethaus connected AES to the Division of Liberal Arts at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. Along with Professor Julian Semilian and Rosemary Millar from UNCSA, and Alta Mauro from the […]