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Yearlong class project comes to life with music festival

A yearlong communication class that resulted in a music festival simulates a real-life entrepreneurial experience and provides students with hands-on skills needed for careers in communication, entrepreneurship and business, among others.

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Activism and the environment

On climate justice, we are all voices of our time

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Severe drought, rising seas and dangerous storms — activist Mary Robinson says the world must act in solidarity for climate justice. No country alone can protect its citizens.

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Michele Gillespie named Dean of the College

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Wake Forest University has appointed Presidential Endowed Professor of Southern History Michele Gillespie as Dean of the College. She will begin serving as dean July 1.

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Students ring in 10th anniversary of Wake ‘N Shake

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For the 10th anniversary of Wake ’N Shake, a 12-hour dance marathon to benefit the Brian Piccolo Cancer Research Fund, more than 1,300 students representing student organizations, sports teams, theatre groups and Greek life, teamed up to fight cancer and raised $164,157 and counting.

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Springing into action

Students volunteer across the country during Spring Break

Students on the New Orleans Interfaith trip work on a house with the St. Bernard Project.

One hundred and forty students traveled across the country during spring break to engage in community service and reflect on social justice as part of Wake Alternative Break.

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Law alumni sworn in to U.S. Supreme Court bar

Source: Wake Forest School of Law

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For 20 years, Wake Forest Law alumni have been sworn in to the U.S. Supreme Court Bar. The most recent group of 23 bar admittees included a father and his daughter as well as six members of The Rose Council.

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