It's Time to Get Lethally Serious About Doing Stuff That Actually Matters

A dear friend of mine and Wake Forest alumna posted a link on Facebook to an article from the Harvard Business Review entitled “Create a Meaningful Life Through Meaningful Work.”  It is a short, …

Categories: advising

Big News, and Happy Birthday, WFU!

There was big, wonderful news on campus this past Friday.  Wake Forest has hired a new provost (chief academic officer of the university).  Our new provost is Rogan Kersh, a member of the Wake …

Categories: campus lifeevents

A Very Good Reason to Call Your Students Today

It’s always good to talk to your children.  As a parent myself, I feel that deeply in my heart.  We all want to connect with our children and maintain the bonds of love, the channels of open …

Categories: campus lifegreek life

Students Looking for Their Niche?

One of the things that I feel pretty strongly about is the importance of students finding their niche on campus – some sort of identity or friend group that provides a social outlet, sense of …

Categories: campus lifevolunteer

Blogs Worth Reading

I found out yesterday about a great new blog from the Dean’s Office.  DEACademics has some very nice stories and an eye catching design as well.  It bills itself as “A Collegiate Guide for the …

Categories: campus life


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