Jill Abramson, former executive editor of The New York Times, will deliver the Commencement address on Monday, May 19. Melissa Rogers, special assistant to the President and executive director of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, is the Baccalaureate speaker.
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May 14th, 2014 | Media Advisory
Members of the media are invited to attend Wake Forest University’s commencement ceremony Monday, May 19. Jill Abramson, executive editor of The New York Times, will deliver Wake Forest University’s 2014 commencement address. The outdoor ceremony will begin at 9 a.m. on Hearn Plaza (the Quad). The event is not open to the public and parking passes will be required […]
May 12th, 2014 | Student
After graduation, seniors Jesse Konig, Jack Zimmermann and Ben Johnson are taking their dogs to D.C. — their hotdogs. The grads are launching a food truck to sell their innovative Swizzler.
May 9th, 2014 | Media Advisory
Bill Leonard, a Wake Forest University School of Divinity professor, questions trading real spirituality for “ceremonial prayer.” He is available to comment on this week’s U.S. Supreme Court decision regarding public prayer and the impact it will likely have on North Carolina communities and individuals. Based on the Court’s decision, many cities – especially in […]
May 7th, 2014 | Media Advisory
SPEAKERS: Commencement: Jill Abramson, executive editor of The New York Times, will deliver Wake Forest University’s 2014 commencement address on Monday, May 19. The commencement ceremony will begin at 9 a.m. on Hearn Plaza. Baccalaureate: Melissa Rogers, special assistant to the President and executive director of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, will deliver the 2014 baccalaureate […]
May 6th, 2014 | Media Advisory
The Catholic faith is at a historic crossroads. Church attendance is at an all time low as younger generations look elsewhere for spiritual guidance. Foreign correspondent Molly Dutmers, a rising senior at Wake Forest University, plans to find out why. Dutmers received a fellowship from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting to investigate dropping church […]
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Trekking to a Buddhist temple in the Himalayas as part of Wake Forest’s study abroad program in India sparked Jessica Argenti’s love for forging new cultural understandings. She and six others have earned Fulbright scholarships in countries around the world.
A new compound created by Wake Forest chemists could help scientists probe the secrets behind deadly forms of cancer, Alzheimer’s and heart disease. The research is featured in the current edition of the Journal of the American Chemical Society.