Advancement Archive

Remembering Roy J. Smith (1929 - 2018)

Dr. Roy J. Smith (‘53, DDIV ‘95), one of the initial voices in support of establishing a School of Divinity at Wake Forest University, died on Thursday, October 18. He was 89.

From 1998 to ...

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Gail R. O’Day honored by new fund

The Gail R. O’Day Beloved Community Fund has been established at Wake Forest University School of Divinity in recognition and honor of the School’s Dean, Gail. R. O’Day, who is committed to ...

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Board member works for racial justice

by Erica Saunders (MDiv ’19), Hilary Floyd, and C. Mark Batten, Office of Communications


Black lives matter to John Parker. A prominent community organizer and member of the School of Divinity ...

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School receives $2 million for scholarships

by C. Mark Batten
, Office of Communications

Living Compassionately: A Model for Generations to Come

The Wake Forest University School of Divinity has a received a $2 million gift from Jeanette ...

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Tenth Anniversary of the Trible Lecture Series

On March 6 and 7, the School of Divinity hosted the Tenth Anniversary of the Phyllis Trible Lecture Series. Since 2003, the Phyllis Trible Lecture Series has invited distinguished women to the ...

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