University News

Students in class at Wingate

Wingate's enrollment boom continues, with 1,007 new undergraduate students last fall. That took the University's enrollment to 3,689, including graduate students.

Wingate President Rhett Brown at the grand opening of the bypass

Years in the planning, the Monroe Expressway finally opened last fall, shaving 15 minutes off a trip from Wingate to Charlotte. The roadway opens up easier access to a variety of internship, retail and entertainment opportunities for Wingate students.

Kerrin Sheldon and his wife, Elaine McMillion Sheldon, at the Emmys

After cutting his teeth making three-minute videos, Kerrin Sheldon '08 has found his feet in the world of longer-form documentary filmmaking. Sheldon and his wife won an Emmy and were nominated for an Oscar last year for their film "Heroin(e)."