Habitat for Humanity

Photo of a Wake Forest Law student working on a build for the local chapter of Habitat for Humanity

Incoming students, faculty and staff give back to community by volunteering for Habitat for Humanity Aug. 15 and Aug. 17

Members of the incoming Wake Forest Law JD Class of 2020 along with international students, faculty and staff will give back to their new community by volunteering at a Habitat for Humanity site in Winston-Salem on Tuesday, Aug. 15, and Thursday, Aug. 17.

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Photo of law students posing at Habitat for Humanity build

Pro Bono Project serves Habitat for Humanity clients over Spring Break 2017

During Spring Break 2017, seven students were thrilled to participate in Wake Forest Law’s Spring Break Pro Bono Project.

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Photo of a Wake Forest Law student working on a build for the local chapter of Habitat for Humanity

Pro Bono Project students, alumni to help coastal North Carolina Habitat for Humanity clients over Spring Break 2017

Wake Forest Law students involved in the Pro Bono Project are going to bring their Pro Humanitate spirit to help North Carolina coastal residents over Spring Break 2017, according to Executive Director Sarah Saint (JD ’17).

Under the direction of supervising attorneys, who also happen to be Wake Forest Law alumni, students will conduct a Wills and Advance Directives Clinic at the Brunswick County Habitat for Humanity on March 3-7.

“I cannot encourage you enough to take a few days out of your Spring Break to give back,” Saint wrote in an email to students. “This is a great experience if you have any interest in drafting documents, elder law, poverty law, estate planning, health care law, or just love pro bono.”

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WXII features incoming students volunteering with Habitat for Humanity

Incoming first-year students with Wake Forest University School of Law spent the day volunteering building a house for Habitat for Humanity.

The students, who volunteered as part of the law school’s Foundations Week, were featured on  local NBC-affiliate WXII Channel 12 here.

Photo of entering JD Class of 2018 outside the Worrell Professional Center

Wake Forest Law welcomes new JD, Master of Studies in Law and international students for 2015-16 academic year

The Wake Forest University School of Law welcomed its newest juris doctor (JD), Master of Studies in Law (MSL) and international students for the 2015-16 academic year beginning Friday, Aug. 14. Continue reading »

Photo of the Class of 2017 is helping out the Winston-Salem community this week by volunteering with Habitat of Humanity of Forsyth County. Each of the four sections of new JD students will spend a morning or afternoon on Wednesday, Aug. 20, and Thursday, Aug. 21, along with faculty members and law school administrators, working to improve Habitat homes in the area of 14th and Cherry streets.

Wake Forest Law welcomes new JD, Master of Studies in Law and international students for 2014-15 academic year

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Wake Forest University School of Law welcomed its newest juris doctor (JD), Master of Studies in Law (MSL) and international students for the 2014-15 academic year beginning Friday, Aug. 15. Continue reading »

Photo of law students volunteering with Habitat as part of orientation.

Wake Forest Law students, faculty and staff give back to community by volunteering for Habitat for Humanity on Wednesday, Thursday

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Members of the incoming Wake Forest Law JD Class of 2016 along with LL.M, Master of Studies in Law students, faculty and staff will be giving back to their new community by volunteering at Habitat for Humanity sites in Winston-Salem on Wednesday, Aug. 21, and Thursday, Aug. 22. Continue reading »

Class of 2012 volunteers at Habitat for Humanity site as part of orientation

The Wake Forest University School of Law’s Class of 2012 arrived on Friday, Aug. 14, for orientation and the beginning of classes. Continue reading »