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Deacon Profile: Jim Mussetter

Deacon Profile: Jim Mussetter

Caroline Walker, Staff Writer April 15, 2021

University arborist Jim Mussetter has been caring for the trees that cover Wake Forest’s campus since 1992. Mussetter enjoys protecting the trees that form an important part of our campus and also the...

Deacon Profile: Michelle Gillespie

Deacon Profile: Michelle Gillespie

Julia Ochsenhirt, Assistant News Editor April 8, 2021

Michelle Gilespie is Dean of the Undergraduate College, a position she has held since 2015. Before becoming the dean, she taught history at Agnes Scott College and Wake Forest University and published...

Deacon Profile: Amy Foley

Deacon Profile: Amy Foley

Emily Toro, Contributing Writer March 25, 2021

Amy Foley is a sophomore from Lake Forest, Ill. majoring in health and exercise science. She manages RedCup Wake, an Instagram humor account affiliated with RedCup News. Though her focus is on sports content,...

Deacon Profile: Eliza Drake

Deacon Profile: Eliza Drake

Cooper Sullivan, Staff Writer March 18, 2021

Eliza Drake is a senior from Columbia, S.C. majoring in theatre with a minor in English. A recent Wake Forest URECA Arts & Humanities Fellow, Drake has written, directed and produced an original play...

Deacon Profile: T.H.M. Gellar-Goad

Deacon Profile: T.H.M. Gellar-Goad

Julia Ochsenhirt, Assistant News Editor March 11, 2021

T. H. M. Gellar-Goad is an Associate Professor of Classics and Zachary T. Smith Fellow. He is a co-organizer of the Classics Beyond Whiteness program, which seeks to decolonize the Classics Department....

Deacon Profile: Charles Iacovou

Deacon Profile: Charles Iacovou

Cooper Sullivan, Staff Writer March 4, 2021

Dr. Charles Iacovou was recently named the Vice Provost of Wake Forest’s Charlotte programs and the Dean of the School of Professional Studies. He previously served as the Dean of the Business School....

Deacon Profile: Elefteria Euripides

Deacon Profile: Elefteria Euripides

Cooper Sullivan, Staff Writer February 25, 2021

Elefteria Euripides is a freshman from Charlotte, N.C. who plans to major in communications and minor in entrepreneurship. On Feb. 16, Euripides was a part of a nationally-broadcast forum with Mark Cuban,...

Deacon Profile: Susan Wente

Deacon Profile: Susan Wente

Cate Pitterle and Aine Pierre February 4, 2021

Susan Wente will become the 14th president of Wake Forest on July 1. She is currently serving as provost and vice-chancellor at Vanderbilt University. Between August 2019 and June 2020, she served as Vanderbilt's...

Deacon Profile: Nathan Hatch

Deacon Profile: Nathan Hatch

Cooper Sullivan, Staff Writer February 4, 2021

Dr. Nathan Hatch is the 13th President of Wake Forest and joined the university in July 2005 after nine years as provost of Notre Dame University in South Bend, Ind. As president, Hatch has overseen the...

Deacon Profile: Matt Clifford

Deacon Profile: Matt Clifford

Cooper Sullivan, Staff Writer January 28, 2021

Matt Clifford is the Dean of Residence Life and Housing and Assistant Vice President of Campus Life. He has helped direct spring move-in, including efforts to mitigate and track the spread of COVID-19...

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Deacon Profile: Caroline Bryant

Caroline Walker, Staff Writer November 19, 2020

As a major in politics and international affairs, senior Caroline Bryant enjoys running, reading and talking about foreign policy. Wanting to share this passion with others, Bryant established a chapter...

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Deacon Profile: AJ Mazaris

Julia Ochsenhirt, Staff Writer November 12, 2020

AJ Mazaris is the Founding Director of Wake Forest’s LGBTQ Center and the Assistant Vice President for Equitable Policy within the Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI). They also teach in the Department...

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