As part of the Leadership Project, Nancy Lublin, founder of Dress for Success and Dosomething.org, offered advice on launching startups and leading organizations with the purpose of making life better for people in need.
February 5th, 2015 | Uncategorized
Wake Forest University will host TEDx, an independently organized event licensed by TED, on Feb. 21 from noon to 5 p.m. in Wait Chapel. The student-organized event will feature thought leaders ranging from the CEO and founder of an online therapy site to a best-selling author exploring the intersection of technology and health. Nine health and wellness speakers will present […]
February 3rd, 2015 | Media Advisory
Wake Forest is one of the nation’s “Best Value” colleges and universities according to The Princeton Review.
Wake Forest is again one of the nation’s “Best Value” colleges and universities according to The Princeton Review. The rating uses a unique ‘Return-on-Education’ (ROE) rating that measures 40 data points including academics, graduation rates and salaries.
February 2nd, 2015 | Media Advisory
Who and What: A two-night symposium, “Ebola: At Home And Abroad,” to bring together two panels of diverse experts to discuss the socio-political context and effects of the Ebola disease in West Africa. Q&As and receptions will follow. The event is free and open to the public. When and Where: Feb. 12th & 13th, 7-8:30 […]
January 30th, 2015 | Media Advisory
The Wake Forest University Board of Trustees approved raising undergraduate tuition by 3.25 percent for the 2015-2016 academic year during its winter meeting on Jan. 30. This is the sixth year in a row the University has kept the tuition increase below 4 percent. Undergraduate tuition will increase from the current $45,638 to $47,120 next […]
January 29th, 2015 | Media Advisory
New first-destination data collected by Wake Forest’s Office of Personal and Career Development (OPCD) shows that 98 percent of 2014 Wake Forest grads are either employed or in graduate school. First-destination data, information collected on students six months after graduation, also shows that more than a third of Wake Forest graduates remain in North Carolina […]
With 98 percent of the Class of 2014 either employed or in graduate school, the numbers show that resources invested in career development have measurable results. But the first job after college is just one step in the journey toward a meaningful life.
January 28th, 2015 | Media Advisory
Social psychologist and 2014 MacArthur Fellow Jennifer Eberhardt will deliver the 2015 Anna Julia Cooper lecture at Wake Forest University on Tuesday, March 24 at 5:30 p.m. in Benson University Center’s Pugh Auditorium. Eberhardt, a Stanford University psychology professor, will discuss her research on the consequences of the psychological association between race and crime. Ebehardt’s lecture is hosted by the Anna […]
January 27th, 2015 | Student
Sophomore Kelly FitzGerald will make her red carpet debut with a supporting role at the Academy Awards in February. She beat out thousands of aspiring filmmakers across the country to become one of six “Team Oscar” winners.