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Interfaith focus

Leaders from Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC), a national nonprofit organization dedicated to building and sustaining interfaith initiatives, are spending time on campus this week meeting with members of the Wake Forest community.

President Nathan O. Hatch

President Nathan Hatch: Historian

Not every college president has written a book that is required reading for students across the country a quarter century after its publication like President Nathan Hatch’s “The Democratization of American Christianity.”

WFU Expert: Dean Smith was a master of ‘coachtalk,’ not just the game

Dean Smith wasn’t just a master of the game; he was an expert in “coachtalk,” said sports communications expert John Llewellyn. While the legendary North Carolina basketball coach has been widely remembered for his many contributions to the sport – everything from racial integration to four-corner offense – Llewellyn said Smith also set the standard […] CEO and founder of Dress for Success Nancy Lublin inspires students to make the world a better place.

Changing the world with $5,000

As part of the Leadership Project, Nancy Lublin, founder of Dress for Success and, offered advice on launching startups and leading organizations with the purpose of making life better for people in need.

Media Advisory: WFU to host TEDx ‘Hearts & Minds’

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 […]

Media Advisory: A ‘Best Value’ once again

Wake Forest is one of the nation’s “Best Value” colleges and universities according to The Princeton Review.


A ‘Best Value’ Once Again

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.

Media Advisory: Public symposium to offer Ebola insight from diverse experts

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 […]

Media Advisory: Wake Forest University Board of Trustees approves tuition for 2015-2016

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 […]

Media Advisory: 98% of 2014 WFU grads employed or in grad school, new data shows

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 […]