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Pro Humanitate in action

Master of Arts in Management students at the School of Business are putting Pro Humanitate in action. Learn how they worked together to pack more than 3,000 meals for hundreds of local schoolchildren without consistent access to food at home.






Students explore avenues of learning outside of the classroom.

Getting a jump start on college

LENS@Wake Forest offers interactive classroom learning, hands-on work with community and campus partners, and more for high school students.






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Good wears black

On May 9, Wake Foresters from across the country worked together to fight childhood hunger on Pro Humanitate Day.






Senior art major Kristi Chan is offering photos for purchase to support Nepali relief efforts.

Wake Foresters support Nepal

Anthropology students who conducted research in Besisahar, Nepal, located only a couple of miles from the epicenter of the earthquake that devastated the region on April 25, are leading relief efforts in the spirit of Pro Humanitate.






Media Advisory: Wake Forest students decorate desks for children

Wake Forest University students will gather Thursday, April 23 from 3 to 7 p.m. on Poteat Field to paint desks for local elementary students. This annual service project began on campus in 2000 and is called Developing Education through Student Knowledge (D.E.S.K). The goal is to provide desks, chairs and school supplies to children in the Winston-Salem […]

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Students ring in 10th anniversary of Wake ‘N Shake

For the 10th anniversary of Wake ’N Shake, a 12-hour dance marathon to benefit the Brian Piccolo Cancer Research Fund, more than 1,300 students representing student organizations, sports teams, theatre groups and Greek life, teamed up to fight cancer and raised $164,157 and counting.






Wake Forest alumna Elizabeth Haight served as a Peace Corps volunteer in the Dominican Republic.

Peace Corps recognizes WFU on 2015 list

The Peace Corps ranks Wake Forest among the top volunteer-producing colleges and universities across the country. This year, Wake Forest is ranked 20th among schools with fewer than 5,000 undergraduates.






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Committed to making a difference

Associate librarian Hu Womack and seniors Nehemiah Rolle and Joe LeDuc have been named Wake Forest University’s 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. “Building the Dream” award winners for exemplify Dr. King’s qualities and promoting diversity within the community.






Senior Stephanie Campbell, PDSA president, volunteers at NCMOM.

Students support Missions of Mercy

Helping patients deal with the pain associated with rising health and dental care costs is a lesson pre-health students won’t soon forget. More than 100 provided hands-on support for a free and portable dental clinic set up by N.C Missions of Mercy.






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Project Pumpkin: Carrying on tradition

More than 450 student volunteers welcomed children from nearly 25 local agencies to campus Wednesday afternoon for Project Pumpkin, Wake Forest’s annual student-run Halloween festival.