Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds

Photo of Dean Suzanne Reynolds (JD '77) in Worrell Professional Center library

Dean Suzanne Reynolds (JD ’77) featured in Chronicle of Higher Education regarding her passion for the law and social justice

The Chronicle of Higher Education recently interviewed Dean Suzanne Reynolds (JD ’77) about leading Wake Forest Law into the future.

The original story by Isaac Stein reads:

Suzanne Reynolds became interim dean of Wake Forest University’s School of Law last year, she hoped a new dean would bring a “fresh set of eyes” to the school where she has taught since 1981, she says. But as she was suggested repeatedly as a candidate, she came to embrace the new possibility. Continue reading »

Photo of Wake Forest University School of Law Dean Suzanne Reynolds (JD '77)

Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77) discusses legal education and changing legal marketplace with deans of Campbell and Elon law schools

Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77) participated in North Carolina Bar Association  (NCBA) Continuing Legal Education program,”Strange Days Indeed:  Understanding and Navigating the Changing Legal Marketplace,” on May 14.  Also on the panel entitled, “School Daze: Legal Education and the Changing Legal Marketplace,” were the deans of Campbell University and Elon University law schools.

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Photo of Wake Forest University School of Law Dean Suzanne Reynolds (JD '77)

Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77) and Professor Shannon Gilreath (’02) speak at film screening of ‘Matt Shepard Is a Friend of Mine’ on Monday, May 18

OUT at the Movies will screen “Matt Shepard Is a Friend of Mine” at 8 p.m. on Monday, May 18, in cooperation with Aperture Cinema, 311 W. Fourth St. Immediately after the showing, there will be a panel discussion with Wake Forest School of Law Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77) and Professor Shannon Gilreath (’02) and Mary Dalton, professor of communication, film studies and women’s and gender studies at Wake Forest University.
On Oct. 7, 1998, University of Wyoming student Matthew Shepard was brutally beaten, tied to a fence and left to die because he was gay.

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Group photo of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg meeting Wake Forest Law alumni following their SCOTUS swearing-in ceremony.

U.S. Supreme Court bar swearing-in ceremony a family affair for alumni

It is silent, save for the tick tock of the clock that hangs above the imposing bench and the shuffling feet of visitors as they are led into the courtroom. Marble columns and thick, red velvet curtains line the room that is surprisingly small considering the enormity of the decisions that are rendered here. Continue reading »

Photo of law professor Susan Grebeldinger posing with Professor Nathan O. Hatch and Provost Rogan Kersh as she receives the Joseph Branch Excellence in Teaching Award.

Professor Sue Grebeldinger receives Joseph Branch Excellence in Teaching Award

The Joseph Branch Excellence in Teaching Award was presented to Professor of Law Sue Grebeldinger at the Wake Forest Founders’ Day Convocation on Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, in Wait Chapel. In presenting the award, Provost Rogan Kersh said, “I will start with the remarkable range of courses she teaches including Animal Law, an area of which she has particular interest.” Continue reading »