Awards presented to faculty, others at Founders’ Day Convocation

Associate Professor of English Melissa Jenkins was among the faculty presented awards at Founders’ Day Convocation

Wake Forest commemorated 185 years since the University’s founding at Founders’ Day Convocation in Wait Chapel on Feb. 21.

At convocation, faculty were honored with awards for teaching, research and service; the Medallion of Merit was presented to two individuals; and student leaders were recognized.

The winners of the 2019 Senior Orations Competition also made their presentations.

Detailed information about the event, including the names of award recipients, is available here.

Click here to watch the full 2019 Founders’ Day program.

Videos are also shown about each Medallion of Merit recipients: Sandra Boyette and Charley Rose.