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Important Announcements
Tuesday, September 15, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
William C. Friday Fellowship for Human Relations Announces Dr. Darin Waters as Faculty Fellow »
  Wildacres Leadership Initiative is pleased to announce Dr. Darin Waters as William C. Friday Faculty Fellow fo...
Thursday, August 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Friday Fellowship Design Collaborative with Dr. Georgette Ledgister »
Who and how do we want to be with one another? What ends are critical to the beginnings we are embracing? What kind of l...
Tuesday, July 7, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Two Friday Fellows Publish Debut Works This Year »
  Aura Camacho-Maas (Friday Fellowship Class of 1995) published her first book Uprooting Fear, The Heart’s Acc...
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Statement from Wildacres Leadership Initiative Board of Advisors »
Statement from the Wildacres Leadership Initiative (WLI) Board of Advisors WLI is a program housing the William C. Frida...
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
2020-2022 William C. Friday Fellowship Class Named »
The William C. Friday Fellowship for Human Relations, the flagship program of Wildacres Leadership Initiative (WLI), has n...

Professional Updates
Thursday, July 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scott Holmes ('06) fights for Justice in Durham »
Scott Holmes (’06), pairing his skills as an attorney with a passion for justice and equity, has been working to counterac...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Katy Harriger ('95) named Director of Wake Washington Program at WFU. »
Photo: Wake Forest University   Katy Harriger ('95), professor and chair of politics and international affa...
Thursday, March 31, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fellows collaborate to support the immigrant community »
      After issuing a call for support to the network of Friday Fellows, Marisol Jiminez ('...
Thursday, February 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fellows Running for Office! »
FELLOWS RUNNING FOR OFFICE  Click the links below to read more about the candidates! Deb Ross ('95) &nbs...
Thursday, February 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Peyton Holland ('14) elected Chair of Chatham County Board of Adjustments. »
Peyton Holland ('14)  was appointed as Chair to the Board of Adjustments in Chatham County and voted into the Chath...

Events/Happenings
Friday, July 22, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Seminar VI Recap »
Closing and Broadening the Fellows’ Circle On June 2-5, 2016, the 2014-16 Friday Fellows gathered in Bryson City, NC...
Thursday, March 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Seminar V: A Recap »
 Seminar V was focused on storytelling and story hearing and how those stories can make visible the invisible, compli...
Tuesday, November 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reflections from Seminar IV »
Seminar IV: Individual Values, Public Leadership     On October 15-18, 2015, the 2014-16...
Wednesday, July 1, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Seminar III, A Re-Cap »
      June 2015 brought Seminar III for the 2014-2016 Friday Fellows for Human Relations. They ga...

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