Mary F. Foskett, Wake Forest Kahle Professor of Religion and Director of the WFU Humanities Institute, presented the sixteenth annual Poteat Lecture on “Biblical Studies and the Humanities: Reflections on Past Practices and New Directions.” The Hubert McNeill Poteat Lecturer Series was created in 1997 to honor and celebrate our most distinguished faculty for their outstanding academic and scholarly contributions.

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Professor Luke Johnston Professor Luke Johnson was granted tenure and promoted to Associate Professor.
Dr. James Ford
Professor Jay Ford was promoted from Associate to Full Professor.

20141202foskett3377Dr. Mary F. Foskett, Wake Forest Kahle Professor of Religion, has been selected as this years Hubert McNeill Poteat Lecturer.  This  Lecturer Series was created in 1997 by former College Dean Paul Escott and Graduate Dean Gordon Melson to honor and celebrate our most distinguished faculty for their outstanding academic and scholarly contributions.

 

Dr. Foskett will lecture on “Biblical Studies and the Humanities: Reflections on Past Practices and New Directions” on Tuesday, April 21.  The Lecturer Series was created to honor and celebrate our most distinguished faculty for their outstanding academic and scholarly contributions.  As a dedicated teacher and scholar, Mary exemplifies the qualities of a worthy recipient of this time-honored faculty recognition.