Faculty in the News

Congratulations are in order for our very own Dr. Stephanie Koscak! Professor Koscak has been awarded the prestigious Reid Doyle Prize for Excellence in Teaching. We are thrilled to celebrate her commitment to student excellence, her skill at designing and implementing new and innovative classroom activities, and her ability to create a welcoming and yet rigorous space for intellectual encounters. Congrats Stephanie!... Read more...
Our very own History Professor Mir Yarfitz discusses his recent book and current immigration issues in the Read more...
The History Department would like to wish a hearty congratulations to the recipients of the 2020 Paper Prize Winners! Olivia Thonson and Alice Hauser for the David W. Hadley Prize for Historical Writing for the 100 Level and First Year Students Amanda Wilcox for the Stephen Vella Prize for Excellence in Writing
Rebecca Parsons for the Richard Worden Griffin Research Prize in Asian, African, or Latin American History Julia Mroz for the Forrest W. Clont... Read more...
Hearty congratulations to Dr. Penny Sinanoglou (left) and Dr. Mir Yarfitz (right) who have officially been granted tenure at Wake Forest University and have been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor beginning July 1, 2019!   This celebratory picture was taken with Department Chair, Dr. Monique O'Connell (center).... Read more...
Dr. Betsy Herbin-Triant will give a talk on her new book, "Threatening Property: Race, Class, and Campaigns to Legislate Jim Crow Neighborhoods", on Thursday, April 11 at Bookmarks.  Please attend!    ... Read more...
Dr. Monique O'Connell, Humanist in Residence, is in the news! Read the fascinating article below on how integrating liberal arts into the sciences benefits everyone: http://college.wfu.edu/humanist-in-residence/  ... Read more...
The Institute for Southern Studies and Facing South are looking for energetic and engaged students for our 2019 Summer Internship Program. The Institute internship is ideal for writers, journalists and researchers with a passion for advancing issues of democracy and social justice in the South. Internships are paid and offer a great opportunity to get hands-on media and research experience that can make a difference. The deadline for applications for summer 2019 internshi... Read more...
City Internships January 1970
These Internship Programs are open to students from any year and with any major, and they may choose a placement in one of 9 career fields: Banking & Financial services; Consulting & Professional services; Law & Politics; Technology & Engineering; Marketing, Advertising & PR; Media, Entertainment & Journalism; Art, Fashion & Design; Start-ups & Ent... Read more...