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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)

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Wake Forest receives $650,000 Mellon Foundation grant

A $650,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has been awarded to Wake Forest University in support of “engaged humanities.”

Junior psychology major Chizoba Ukairo and Nate French, director of Wake Forest's Magnolia Scholars program for first-generation students have been named MLK "Building the Dream" award winners.

Martin Luther King Jr. ‘Building the Dream’ award winners named for 2016

Junior psychology major Chizoba Ukairo and Director of Wake Forest’s Magnolia Scholars Program Nate French have been named Wake Forest University’s 2016 Martin Luther King “Building the Dream” award winners.

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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.

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Wake Forest senior among Schwarzman Scholars inaugural class to study in China

Wake Forest University senior Addison S. McLamb is one of the 111 Schwarzman Scholars selected for the inaugural master’s degree program at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China.

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Strong global ties affirm community

A recent report ranks Wake Forest highly according to its percentage of students studying abroad, affirming the importance of a close-knit campus community at home and abroad in light of recent terror attacks in Paris.

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Rue appears before congressional committee

Vice President for Campus Life Penny Rue was one of four panelists who testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Higher Education and the Workforce Training about “Preventing and Responding to Sexual Assault on College Campuses” on Sept. 10.

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U.S. News ranks WFU 27th

U.S. News and World Report’s 2016 Best Colleges guide ranked Wake Forest 27th among 280 national universities. The University is recognized for undergraduate teaching, innovation and value.

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

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

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Wake Forest celebrates entrepreneurs

The Center for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship honored the University’s outstanding entrepreneurs on April 16. James Beshara (’08), CEO and co-founder of Tilt, received the 2015 Excellence in Entrepreneurship award. A faculty member and six students were also recognized.