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Campus Kitchen executive board members and volunteers prepare meals for local residents in its new space in Kitchin Residence Hall.

A new home for Campus Kitchen

Celebrating its relocation to a lounge in the heart of campus

On Friday, Sept. 19, the Campus Kitchen at Wake Forest University will hold a grand opening for its new home in the heart of campus. Officially opening its doors in 2006, the Campus Kitchen at Wake Forest has continued to grow every year since.

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Play shines light on Radium Girls’ history

Interest in history helps theater major hone skills as dramaturg

As "These Shining Lives" dramaturg, Mike Griggs spent months researching the time period to provide an accurate representation of the 20s and 30s. Left to right: Alyssa Gera as Charlotte, Johanna Beach as Catherine, Natalie Brashear as Frances and Hayley Greenstreet as Pearl.

Mike Griggs ('15) has been working with theatre professor Cindy Gendrich to hone his skills as a dramaturg. While a little unusual that Griggs auditioned and was cast for smaller roles in the play, "These Shining Lives," it was important to him to gain professional experience researching, developing and acting in a play.

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Fossil has lips like Jagger

Ellen Miller on Egyptian dig site.

When anthropologist Ellen Miller discovered a fossil for a new species with large, signature lips, it gave her great “satisfaction” to name the creature after Rolling Stones front man Mick Jagger.

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U.S. News ranks WFU among top 30

University is recognized for small classes and value

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U.S. News and World Report’s 2015 Best Colleges guide ranked the University 27th among 280 national universities. Wake Forest has been ranked in the top 30 in the national universities category for 19 consecutive years and has been ranked in the top 25 five times.

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Wake Forest launches ‘Thrive’

Campus-wide event introduces eight-dimensional approach to wellbeing

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Today’s campus-wide introduction of “Thrive,” the University’s comprehensive approach to wellbeing, features fun activities to get people thinking and talking about serious topics such as financial planning, work satisfaction, intellectual engagement, emotional health and spirituality.

Filed under Admissions, Alumni, Campus Life, Events, Thrive / well-being, University Announcement

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Seeking higher ground

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The School of Divinity's convocation address was given by the Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II, which was the inaugural event of the Mac Bryan Prophetic Preaching Series that honors the late George McLeod “Mac” Bryan, Sr., who was a professor of religion for 37 years.

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A new home for Campus Kitchen

Celebrating its relocation to a lounge in the heart of campus - Sep. 17th, 2014

Play shines light on Radium Girls' history

Interest in history helps theater major hone skills as dramaturg - Sep. 15th, 2014

Media Advisory: Grand opening of the Campus Kitchen at Wake Forest University

Celebrating its new home in the heart of campus - Sep. 12th, 2014

Media Advisory: Wake Forest to honor Pablo Neruda

Events are part of international celebration of Latin-American culture - Sep. 10th, 2014

Media Advisory: Fossil with lips like Jagger found by WFU anthropologist

Sep. 10th, 2014

Fossil has lips like Jagger

Sep. 10th, 2014

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