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WFU President Susan R. Wente Meets Dr. Edwin G. Wilson

Edwin G. Wilson Collection

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contributor
Wente, Susan R.
Wilson, Edwin G.
coverage
Winston-Salem (N.C.)
date
2021
2023-11-07T15:49:47Z
2023-11-07T15:49:47Z
2023-11-07 (issued)
description
On her second day as president of Wake Forest University, Susan Wente spoke with WFU Provost Emeritus Ed Wilson (’43), affectionately known as Mr. Wake Forest. The conversation took place on campus within ZSR Library's Special Collections and Archives reading room. Among the topics discussed: Dr. Wilson choosing to attend Wake Forest at the age of 16; the impact of World War II and his return to Wake Forest; and serving as an administrator. President Wente also discusses her background and career trajectory. Finally, Dr. Wilson shares about President Scales' vision for the role of the arts and humanities at Wake Forest, by building the Scales Fine Arts Center and developing study abroad programs.
format
video/mp4
12:33 minutes
Video recordings
Permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10339/102774
language
English
relation
Special Collections and Archives
Z. Smith Reynolds Library
Wake Forest University
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subject
College presidents--United States
Deans (Education)--United States
World War, 1939-1945
Foreign study
College buildings--North Carolina
Universities and colleges--Faculty
title
WFU President Susan R. Wente Meets Dr. Edwin G. Wilson
type
Moving Image

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