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Alumnus Bob McCreary donates $15 million to Wake Forest Athletics

October 13, 2016  |   Alumni, Athletics, Philanthropy, Top Stories, Wake Will

Bob McCreary (’61), whose generous philanthropy already distinguishes him as one of Wake Forest University’s greatest benefactors, has committed an additional $15 million to further his unrivaled support of the athletics program.


$625 million in construction over 10 years enhances residential experience

June 24, 2016  |   Admissions, Athletics, Campus Life, Community, Philanthropy, President, Student, Thrive / Wellbeing, Top Stories, University Announcement, Wake Will

Wake Forest University is in the midst of a 10-year, $625 million construction effort that reflects the institution’s commitment to offer the best residential college experience in the country.


Deacs claim ACC title in dramatic fashion

April 26, 2016  |   Athletics, Student, Top Stories

Wake Forest freshman Dennis Uspensky’s victory in a third-set tiebreaker at No. 6 singles lifted the seventh-ranked Demon Deacon men’s tennis team to its first-ever ACC Tournament title.


Student-athletes to participate in concussion study

March 28, 2016  |   Athletics, Top Stories

Researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and student-athletes and trainers from all men’s and women’s teams at Wake Forest University will be contributing to the largest-ever study of concussion in sport.


WFU dedicates McCreary Field House

February 25, 2016  |   Alumni, Athletics, Philanthropy, Top Stories, Wake Will

Wake Forest formally cut the ribbon on McCreary Field House, the new indoor practice facility for Demon Deacon athletics Wednesday. The 80,000-square foot structure features a 120-yard football field and weightlifting facilities for the football team.

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