August 12th, 2015 | Community | Comments Off
The Elder Law Clinic at Wake Forest University School will co-host, “Healthy LGBTQ Aging: Strategies for Success,” on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. (EDT) at Parkway United Church of Christ, 2151 Silas Creek Parkway in Winston-Salem, N.C. The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required by Sept. 16. Continue reading »
August 6th, 2015 | Community, Student Life | Comments Off
A new grant will allow Wake Forest Law’s Child Advocacy Clinic and the Children’s Law Center of North Carolina to partner to hire a custody attorney guardian for families where there is both domestic violence and issues over the custody of minor children. Continue reading »
July 27th, 2015 | Community | Comments Off
The Elder Law Clinic at Wake Forest University School of Law and the Piedmont Triad Regional Council Area Agency on Aging Regional Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program will co-host, “A Caring Response for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Clients,” program at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4, at Senior Services, 2895 Shorefair Drive. Continue reading »
July 1st, 2015 | Community | Comments Off
The Wake Forest School of Law Community Law & Business Clinic (CLBC) is relocating to the newly renovated Worrell Professional Center on the Reynolda Campus as of July 1. Continue reading »
June 29th, 2015 | Community | Comments Off
Professor Timothy Davis will serve as Wake Forest Law’s newest Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. He is the first African American to serve in this role at the law school. Continue reading »
June 22nd, 2015 | Community | Comments Off
As Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (JD ’77) makes the transition to dean in July, The National Law Journal’s Karen Sloan points out that “11 — fully 40 percent — of the 28 deans slated to take over this summer are women — a spike that has not gone unnoticed.” Read the original story here.
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June 3rd, 2015 | Community | Comments Off
Suzanne Reynolds (JD ’77) will become the next Dean of the Wake Forest University School of Law, effective July 1. Continue reading »
April 23rd, 2015 | Community | Comments Off
The results of the 2015 North Carolina Legal Feeding Frenzy, conducted by the Young Lawyers Division of the North Carolina Bar Association (NCBA) in conjunction with North Carolina Feeding America Food Banks, are in.
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April 13th, 2015 | Community | Comments Off
Wake Forest Law Professor Kate Mewhinney, director of the Elder Law Clinic, and two law students, LaRita Dingle (’15) and Crissy Dixon (’16), will participate in a free Advanced Healthcare Planning workshop from 1-4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 15, at Senior Services in Winston-Salem, N.C. Presented by the North Carolina Bar Association, the workshop is one of 55 offered during the month of April, which has been designated National Healthcare Decisions Month, as part of the Community Partnership for Compassionate Care coalition’s “Got Plans?” campaign. Continue reading »
March 31st, 2015 | Community | Comments Off
Much of J. Edwin Hendricks’ life story can be gleaned from the last four digitals of his home telephone number: 1834.
It seems fitting that those four numbers – the year of Wake Forest’s founding – belonged to a historian who loved Wake Forest’s history and who was one of the longest serving professors in the University’s history.
Hendricks, who retired in 2009, died March 27 in Winston-Salem. He was 79.
“He was one of the most gentle, intelligent, considerate people I have ever known,” said Chris Hendricks, one of his three children. “He loved his students and Wake Forest.”
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