Steve Virgil

WFU Master of Arts in Management students’ Hunger Project benefits Forsyth Backpacks Program

Wake Forest University graduate business students are playing their own version of “The Hunger Games.”

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Wake Forest University law professors, business students help feed hungry children in Forsyth County through Backpack Program

Thanks to a cross-discipline collaboration at Wake Forest University between law professors and business students,  hundreds of public elementary school students in Forsyth County won’t go hungry on the weekends.

Law students among those accepted into cross-disciplinary Breast Cancer Startup Challenge

The Avon Foundation, The Center for Advancing Innovation and the National Institutes of Health National Cancer Institute recently unveiled a Startup Challenge for Advancing Innovation for commercializing breast cancer diagnostics and therapeutics. Wake Forest Law students are among those on a team that will represent Wake Forest University. Continue reading »

Law school to offer new summer Carolina Externship in 2013

The Wake Forest University School of Law will offer a new clinical externship program for law students beginning this summer in Charlotte. Continue reading »

Students head to Nicaragua to explore economic development, poverty issues

Professor Steve Virgil, director of the Community Law and Business Clinic, will be teaching an interdisciplinary course in Nicaragua in January entitled Cross Disciplinary Professional Development. The course, also led by the university’s Center for Public Engagement, offers an opportunity to look at law in a comparative, interdisciplinary fashion, as well as the opportunity to experience a trip to Managua, Nicaragua, at the university’s newest international facility, Casa Dingledine.

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Photo of Susan Sullivan (’11), Earnest Bailey (’11) and Nora Ryan (’11) staff the Piedmont Law Center in downtown Winston-Salem.

Piedmont Law Center offers legal services at reduced rates

Four years of a bad economy show in their clients’ teary phone calls, desperate text messages and the weight they carry on their shoulders. Continue reading »

Kami Chavis Simmons, Omari Simmons and Steve Virgil promoted to full professorships

The law school congratulates Kami Chavis Simmons, Omari Simmons and Steve Virgil on their promotions to full professor with tenure as of July 1, 2012.

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Wake Forest University Charlotte Center offers courses for nonprofit leaders through Community Law and Business Clinic

CHARLOTTE — The Wake Forest University Charlotte Center is expanding its commitment to the community by offering a series of skill building courses designed for nonprofit board members, staff and volunteers through a partnership with the Wake Forest University School of Law’s Community Law and Business Clinic and the University’s Institute for Public Engagement.

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Wake law school’s business clinic helping rural communities’ economic development

For those wanting to spur economic development in rural areas, the law can seem like an obstacle tough to overcome.

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Professor Steve Virgil quoted in the High Point Enterprise regarding the Hamilton Square Sale

HIGH POINT – The possible sale of a home furnishings showroom building didn’t materialize Tuesday afternoon after the bank holding the loan requested a delay.

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