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Media Advisory: Students named to Wake Forest University’s Fall 2015 Dean’s List

The following Wake Forest University students have been named to the university’s Dean’s List for the 2015 fall semester. Students who achieve a 3.4 and no grade below a C were named to the list. Download (.xlsx)

Media Adivsory: Wake Forest named to Princeton Review’s list of ‘Colleges That Pay You Back’

Wake Forest University has been named to Princeton Review’s 2016 edition of “Colleges That Pay You Back: The 200 Schools That Give You the Best Bang for Your Tuition Buck” (Penguin Random House / Princeton Review Books). The Princeton Review chose the schools based on return on investment ratings it tallied for 650 schools last year. […]

Media Advisory: Truth, lies and politics panel

What: A panel discussion on important topics including the impact of media in our democracy and citizens’ obligations to be informed about issues such as the human impact on climate change or the causes of economic inequality. Who: Moderated by Melissa Harris-Perry, Presidential Endowed Professor in Politics and International Affairs, panelists include: Naomi Oreskes – […]

Media Advisory: WFU Expert: Clinton/Sanders Democratic Debate

When Bernie Sanders debates Hillary Clinton on Thursday night, will it matter? David Coates, Worrell Professor of Anglo-American Studies at Wake Forest University, says probably not “unless someone makes a gaffe.”

Media Advisory: WFU Students Travel to Iowa Caucuses to Work with Presidential Campaigns

Wake the Vote kicks off year of civic learning and democratic engagement

Media Advisory: WFU Super Bowl Experts Available

Wake Forest University has experts available to discuss economics, advertising and “coach talk” in advance of Super Bowl 50. Who wins, who loses?: “When a local team does well, like the Carolina Panthers has done this season, there are certain types of businesses that see upticks in demand,” says sports economist Todd McFall, “however, spending […]


Old Gold & Black turns 100

Wake Forest University’s award-winning student newspaper, the Old Gold & Black (OGB), is celebrating 100 years of publication. A “critical complement to journalism education,” it has been the training ground for some of the country’s most esteemed journalists.

Media Advisory: WFU expert: ‘David Bowie was a lifeline’ for LGBTQ community

Wake Forest University LGBTQ Center Director Angela Mazaris is available to talk about David Bowie’s powerful impact on a generation of LGBTQ identified people. She said: “For a generation of queer and genderqueer youth, and really, for kids everywhere who were just ‘different,’ David Bowie was a lifeline. He gave us the tools to reimagine ourselves […]

Media Advisory: Election 2016 WFU Experts

From voter ID laws to debates to Latino voters, Wake Forest University faculty experts are available to comment on a variety of election-related topics in the months leading up to Nov. 8, 2016. Will young voters turn out in 2016? Will North Carolina’s earlier primaries increase the state’s influence on election outcomes? Will Donald Trump’s […]

Media Advisory: Inmar establishes computer science scholarships at WFU

Wake Forest University is the recipient of new academic scholarships funded by Inmar, Inc. to attract and develop future students interested in a computer science major. Inmar Technology Scholarships will be awarded to exceptional graduate and undergraduate students who have a strong interest in majoring in Computer Science at Wake Forest University. The undergraduate scholarships, valued […]