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Media Advisory: Grand opening of the Campus Kitchen at Wake Forest University

On Friday, Sept. 19, the Campus Kitchen at Wake Forest University will hold a grand opening for its new home in the heart of campus. Campus Kitchen is a collaboration of students, faculty, staff, dining services, more than 10 agency partners and the Winston-Salem community. Through a strong partnership with Aramark, the campus dining service, the Campus Kitchen […]

Media Advisory: Wake Forest to honor Pablo Neruda

Wake Forest will host a series of events honoring Chilean poet, diplomat and politician Pablo Neruda from Sept. 22-25. The University is the first of eight organizations worldwide hosting events from 2014 through 2016 as part of Seis Miradas por latinoamerica (Six Perspectives on Latin America) — an international multidisciplinary program organized to promote the […]

Media Advisory: Fossil with lips like Jagger found by WFU anthropologist

Ellen Miller didn’t hesitate to pay homage to a rock-and-roll legend when it came time to name a new fossil she surmised had large, sensitive lips. “I like the Rolling Stones,” she said with a big smile. “I’m a huge Stones fan.” That’s why a swamp-dwelling creature that lived 19 million years ago in Africa […]

Media Advisory: Wake Forest students plan day of Remembrance and Service

In honor of the events of 9/11, students at Wake Forest University have planned a Day of Remembrance and Service. Sponsored by the Pro Humanitate Institute, the Day of Remembrance and Service will bring together several student organizations through service activities to commemorate those lost. Students will gather on the evening of Wednesday, Sept. 10 […]

Media Advisory: U.S. News ranks Wake Forest among top 30 national universities

U.S. News and World Report’s 2015 Best Colleges guide ranked Wake Forest University 27th among 280 national universities. Wake Forest has been ranked in the top 30 in the national universities category for 19 consecutive years. The University has been ranked in the top 25 five times. Last year, Wake Forest was in a five-way tie for […]

Media Advisory: Wake Forest to host 9th Wonder and screen ‘The Hip-Hop Fellow’

Wake Forest University will host Winston-Salem’s Grammy Award-winning producer 9th Wonder and North Carolina-based Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Kenneth Price on Friday, Sept. 12, for three events, which are free and open to the public. •  Kenneth Price’s Independent Filmmaking Lecture: Kenneth Price, a Raleigh, N.C. native, will discuss the challenges and rewards of independent documentary filmmaking based on the […]

Media Advisory: Wake Forest University welcomes its first Director of Wellbeing

Wake Forest University has named Malika Roman Isler (’99) as its first Director of Wellbeing. A doctoral level-trained health scientist, Roman Isler is currently a research administrator and faculty member at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She will begin her new role on Oct. 1 with more than 10 years of experience […]

Media Advisory: Wake Forest University celebrates wellbeing and sports performance on Sept. 5

On Sept. 5, Wake Forest University will demonstrate its commitment to transforming its approach to wellbeing for the entire campus community and also showcase enhancements to sports performance facilities for student-athletes. A campus-wide kick-off for the University’s comprehensive approach to wellbeing, called Thrive, will feature dozens of fun and thought-provoking activities designed to inform and inspire […]

Media Advisory: Traffic advisory for Aug. 21: Wake Forest University move-in day

Wake Forest will welcome the class of 2018 on Thursday, Aug. 21. Members of the media are invited to attend new student move-in, which begins at 8 a.m. (Story ideas.) Media Parking: Media must enter campus through the Reynolda Road entrance. Reserved parking for television trucks will be located between Carswell and Tribble Halls. Because of heavy […]

Media Advisory: Wake Forest prepares to welcome class of 2018

More than 1,200 first-year students will move into Wake Forest residence halls on Thursday, Aug. 21. Students begin moving into their rooms on the south side of campus at 8 a.m. First-year students from Winston-Salem, N.C., to Florence, Italy, are available for interviews. Follow the excitement of move-in, the joy of learning new traditions and the pride of students, […]