April 21st, 2014 | Faculty, International, National, Online, Research, Teacher-Scholar
Blue-footed boobies are on the decline in the Galápagos. A new study shows a low-sardine diet could be the reason behind the 50 percent drop in population.
April 11th, 2014 | Alumni, Campus Life, Community, Faculty, Humanities, International, National, Online, Pro Humanitate, Recognition, Teacher-Scholar, Valuing Diversity
MSNBC television host, political thought leader and Wake Forest University alumna Melissa Harris-Perry (‘94) will return this summer to her alma mater as a chaired professor.
April 9th, 2014 | Faculty, Mentoring, Online, Personal and Career Development, Pro Humanitate, Research, Student, Teacher-Scholar
An iPhone app developed by a team of Wake Forest freshmen could one day enable patrons at campus restaurants to vote for what songs play over the speakers.
March 26th, 2014 | Faculty, International, Mentoring, National, Online, Pro Humanitate, Research, Student, Teacher-Scholar
Lighthouse Reef Atoll is one of the most pristine marine environments in the Caribbean Sea due to its remote location. Students taking an Ecology and Conservation of Coral Reefs class spent their spring break exploring the Atoll’s startling array of biodiversity.
March 24th, 2014 | Campus Life, National, Online, Personal and Career Development, Pro Humanitate, Research, School of Business, Student
Move over, pink. The fight against breast cancer now wears Old Gold and Black as a team of graduate students from Wake Forest Schools of Business, Law and Medicine work together to take a promising, but underfunded, cancer therapy to market.
March 10th, 2014 | Campus Life, Online, Student, Wake Forest College
With three consecutive regional championships in its pocket and a roster stacked full of returning players, the Wake Forest men’s Ultimate Frisbee team is posed to make a run at the national tournament May 17-18 in Westerville, Ohio.
February 3rd, 2014 | Arts & Culture, Humanities, Mentoring, National, Online, Pro Humanitate, Research, Student, Teacher-Scholar, Valuing Diversity
Would you let an artist perform life-saving surgery on you? You might someday, if the artist is a painting robot. Timothy Lee (’16) built a robotic painting arm that could one day lend doctors a hand in practicing complex, robot-assisted surgeries without having to step foot in an operating room.
January 22nd, 2014 | Online, Wake Forest College
Lost in the world of e-books? The ZSR Library is helping alumni and parents navigate the shift from paper books to bytes with ZSRx, a series of online learning opportunities that offer the personal attention of a Wake Forest classroom.
January 10th, 2014 | Online, Personal and Career Development, Pro Humanitate, Research, Student, Sustainability, Teacher-Scholar
A new masters program created by Wake Forest’s Center for Energy, the Environment & Sustainability (CEES) will give students and early career professionals the diverse skillset they need to carve out a place in the burgeoning global sustainable business market.
September 12th, 2013 | Online
Semester Online, the first-of-its-kind program to offer for-credit undergraduate courses through a consortium of top-tier universities, announced today that Wake Forest University is joining the consortium and will offer its first course in 2014. Read the answers to some frequently asked questions.