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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, […]

Media Advisory: WFU 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, […]

Media Advisory: William Barber to Speak at School of Divinity’s Fall Convocation on Sept. 2

The Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II, architect of North Carolina’s Moral Monday-Forward Together Movement, president of the North Carolina NAACP, and pastor of Greenleaf Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Goldsboro, NC, will deliver Wake Forest University School of Divinity’s Fall Convocation address on Tuesday, Sept. 2. Barber’s address is also the inaugural event […]

Media Advisory: Students named to Wake Forest University’s Spring 2014 Dean’s List

The following Wake Forest University students have been named to the university’s Dean’s List for the 2014 spring semester. Students who achieve a 3.4 and no grade below a C were named to the list. Download (.xlsx)

Media Advisory: Wake Will: The Campaign for Wake Forest hits $400 million mark

Thanks to the largest fundraising year in Wake Forest University’s 180-year history, Wake Will: The Campaign for Wake Forest surpassed the $400 million mark by the end of the fiscal year. As of June 30, 2014, Wake Forest has raised more than $402 million of its $600 million goal for the Reynolda Campus. Today, the […]

Media Advisory: WFU graduate student receives prestigious Boren Award

Nazanin Kaussari of Winston-Salem has been awarded a Boren Fellowship to study in Tajikistan during the 2014-2015 academic year. Kaussari is a graduate student in the Interpreting and Translation Studies Program at Wake Forest University. She will improve her Persian proficiency and conduct a linguistics research project as training to become a translator/interpreter for government […]

Media Advisory: ‘A Glimpse of Africa: Five Cultures from the Continent’

Wake Forest University’s Museum of Anthropology (MOA) has opened a new long-term exhibit entitled “A Glimpse of Africa: Five Cultures from the Continent,” which explores the remarkable cultural diversity found in Africa. The selected artifacts, ranging from ceramics to textiles, offer an in-depth examination of five African cultures: Bamileke of Cameroon; Baule of Cote d’Ivoire; […]

Media Advisory: Wake Forest raises the bar of creative excellence

Wake Forest University is raising the bar of creative excellence for colleges and universities around the world. The Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), one of the largest international associations of education institutions with more than 3,600 member colleges and universities, awarded Wake Forest’s Creative Communications team three gold medal awards during its 2014 […]