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.
January 27th, 2015 | Uncategorized
Who, What, When: Kelly FitzGerald, a Wake Forest University sophomore, will attend the Academy Awards as one of the six Team Oscar winners. Actor Channing Tatum made the announcement Monday night during his appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” Why: In its third year, the Team Oscar program has become a tradition for the Oscars. FitzGerald is one of six winning […]
January 23rd, 2015 | Media Advisory
Bob Goff, New York Times best-selling author of Love Does, attorney, and founder of Restore International, will speak at Wake Forest University on Sunday, Feb. 8 at 6:30 p.m. in Wait Chapel. The event is hosted by the School of Divinity. Goff’s nonprofit, Restore International, is a human rights organization operating in Uganda, India, and Somalia. The pioneering vision of […]
Don’t shake it off. Shake it up. After seven years as chief information officer, professor Rick Matthews found flipping his introductory physics course inspired first-year students and his popular teaching style in new ways.