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Wake Forest senior among Schwarzman Scholars inaugural class to study in China

Wake Forest University senior Addison S. McLamb is one of the 111 Schwarzman Scholars selected for the inaugural master’s degree program at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China.


Daughters of Malcolm X to speak at WFU on MLK Day

Wake Forest and Winston-Salem State are hosting a celebration to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. On January 18, Attallah Shabazz and Ilyasah Shabazz, daughters of civil rights icons Malcolm X and Betty Shabazz, will speak in Wait Chapel.

Holiday lights decorate Hearn Plaza at twilight on the morning of Thursday, December 10, 2015.

Looking back at 2015

Wake Forest had a newsworthy 2015, from big dollar research grants, new dean appointments and heartwarming campus traditions that continue to show that Pro Humanitate is more than a motto, it’s a way of being.

Media Advisory: Election 2016 WFU Experts

From voter ID laws to debates to Latino voters, Wake Forest University faculty experts are available to comment on a variety of election-related topics in the months leading up to Nov. 8, 2016. Will young voters turn out in 2016? Will North Carolina’s earlier primaries increase the state’s influence on election outcomes? Will Donald Trump’s […]

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Kiplinger’s: WFU is 24th best value among private universities

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine has ranked Wake Forest University 24th on its 2016 list of the 100 best values in private universities.


Student artist paints 20′ wall mural connecting Salamanca and WFU

While studying abroad this semester, sophomore and Norfolk, Va., native Meredith Cheatwood painted a sprawling wall mural in Spain that bridges connections between Wake Forest and one of the oldest universities in Europe.

Media Advisory: Inmar establishes computer science scholarships at WFU

Wake Forest University is the recipient of new academic scholarships funded by Inmar, Inc. to attract and develop future students interested in a computer science major. Inmar Technology Scholarships will be awarded to exceptional graduate and undergraduate students who have a strong interest in majoring in Computer Science at Wake Forest University. The undergraduate scholarships, valued […]

Media Advisory: Holiday story ideas from Wake Forest University

Focus on gratitude, not presents —The good news about children and the holidays? “Kids aren’t as materialistic as many think, so parents should understand that many kids naturally see the value of saving money and thinking more about others rather than getting the next big thing,” says Lisa Kiang, an associate professor of psychology who […]

Wake Forest University hosts its 51st annual Moravian Lovefeast holiday celebration in Wait Chapel on Sunday, December 6, 2015.

Relive #WFULovefeast

Holiday decorations, music and the smell of sweet coffee filled Wait Chapel as more than 2,400 students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the University gathered to celebrate the 51st Annual Lovefeast. Relive the event through a photo story or through the social media posts below:

Media Advisory: 4 tips for surviving holiday food temptations

Health psychologist Shannon Mihalko, an associate professor in the Health and Exercise Department at Wake Forest University, offers some easy tips to help get through the holiday season of temptations. She is involved in a number of clinical trials examining both social cognitive and behavioral determinants and consequences of behavior change and adherence. In other […]