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Through the Google Glass

Wake Forest is experimenting with Google Glass in class

In "Accessing Information in the 21st Century," an instruction librarian incorporates Google Glass into class as a catalyst to research, discuss and explore information-related themes, such as privacy and social responsibility.

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Redefining the Wake Forest MBA

Source: Wake Forest University School of Business


Wake Forest University School of Business is refocusing how its MBA program is delivered based on the changing needs of the market. School leaders decided that the best value for Wake Forest’s employer partners and students are programs that focus on professional development without interrupting careers.

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Evening the odds

WFU faculty adapt technology to help blind student see math clearly


Despite losing her vision three years ago, Kathryn Webster entered Wake Forest last fall with the goal of pursuing a dual degree in mathematics and business. Faculty and staff found a novel suite of technologies to help her see math clearly.

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Professor elected to Institute of Medicine

Source: Wake Forest School of Law and Wake Forest School of Medicine


Wake Forest University Law and School of Medicine Public Health Sciences Professor Mark Hall has been elected to the Institute of Medicine (IOM), a subset of the prestigious National Academy of Sciences.

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WFU President joins Academy of Arts and Sciences

Wake Forest president Nathan Hatch

Wake Forest President Nathan Hatch has been inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. One of the nation’s most prestigious honorary societies, the Academy is also a leading center for independent policy research.

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Building community

Wake Forest addresses campus climate issues


More than 50 years after Martin Luther King Jr. spoke at Wake Forest, universities across the country are making headlines related to race and identity. At a time when Wake Forest has a more diverse study body than ever, the campus community is addressing these challenges together.

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Through the Google Glass

Wake Forest is experimenting with Google Glass in class - Oct. 24th, 2014

Redefining the Wake Forest MBA

Oct. 22nd, 2014

Media Advisory: Evening the odds WFU faculty finds technology to help blind student see math clearly

Oct. 21st, 2014

Evening the odds

WFU faculty adapt technology to help blind student see math clearly - Oct. 20th, 2014

Professor elected to Institute of Medicine

Oct. 19th, 2014

Media Advisory: School of Divinity receives American Association for the Advancement of Science Grant

Oct. 17th, 2014

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