News and Announcements
A Webinar Panel Conversation will be held on March 24th at 7:00 p.m. entitled “Restore Tribal Lands, Address Climate Change, and Safeguard Natural and Cultural Resources: American Indian Perspectives on the Biden/Harris Plan for Tribal Nations” The panelists are Cutcha Risling Baldy, Ph.D., Associate Professor & Department Chair of Native… Continue Reading Panel set for March 24
Character and the Professions Conference
Thursday, March 18 – Saturday, March 20, 2021On March 18-20, 2021, Wake Forest Program for Leadership and Character will host a free virtual conference on Character and the Professions. This conference explores how virtuous character sustains ethical leadership across six professional contexts: business, divinity, engineering and technology, law, medicine, and public life. It brings together distinguished scholars and respected practitioners in each field, including former U.S. Secretaries of State, the Honorable Madeleine K. Albright and the Honorable Colin L. Powell, whose keynotes will preview Wake Forest’s upcoming Face to Face Speaker Forum. A plenary session will explore the relationship between diversity and character in various professional settings. Confirmed speakers include prominent scholars from Carnegie Mellon, Edinburgh, Harvard, Penn, Stanford, UVA, and Wake Forest. Register here.
New Ideas Series provides Wake Forest faculty members a venue to share their scholarly work around academic themes with other faculty members and openly discuss these new frontiers of scholarship. Each event includes a panel of three faculty members. Each panelist presents on a topic for 8 minutes. After the… Continue Reading Professor Luke Johnston to participate on Panel: “How Do the Humanities Help Us Survive a Pandemic?” February 4th, 6 pm