Commencement 2018

Wake Forest Class of 2019: Be ‘seekers and stewards of the truth’

Frederick J. Ryan Jr., publisher and chief executive officer of The Washington Post, delivered the commencement address. Ryan, an outspoken advocate for the free press, encouraged grads to use their knowledge to search for the truth in spite of efforts to obscure it. More »

Hatch Addresses Graduates

In remarks titled “Stop, Look and Listen” Wake Forest President Nathan O. Hatch emphasized the need to“embrace and respond to life within and around you” in a society that is filled with infinite potential. More »

Commencement Photos | VideosFull text of Fred Ryan’s address

Meet the Class of 2019

On Commencement, our graduates reflect upon their time in the Forest, browse the collection »


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