From the Ground Up

Want a stronger team? Shine a light on employees who go unnoticed

December 1, 2020  |   Staff, Top Stories

A virtual IdeasCityWS panel discussion on Dec. 10 at 5 p.m. will take a closer look at “From the Ground Up” through the lens of workforce development. The event is free and open to the public.

Savarni Sanka (’21)

Wake Forest senior Savarni Sanka named Rhodes Scholar

November 22, 2020  |   Admissions, Recognition, Scholars, Student, Top Stories

Wake Forest senior Savarni Sanka has been named a Rhodes Scholar. Sanka, who is from Raleigh, N.C., plans to pursue a masters in public policy and masters of science in refugee and forced migration studies.

WF ironwork

Essay collection prompts discussion about University’s ties to slavery

November 20, 2020  |   Top Stories

Meeting challenges for international students and scholars

November 20, 2020  |   Top Stories

In challenging times, Wake Forest’s International Students and Scholars Office has responded with programs to support the University’s global community.

Francisco Gallegos

Zozobra: The best word for the worst year

November 18, 2020  |   Faculty, Top Stories

For those feeling disoriented by the events of 2020, understanding “zozobra’ may help, said Wake Forest assistant professor of philosophy Francisco Gallegos.

$1 Million Lilly Endowment Inc grant supports School of Divinity

November 18, 2020  |   Top Stories

Student in Peru overlooking Machu Pichu

Wake Forest earns national recognition for global campus commitment

November 16, 2020  |   International, Research, Student, Top Stories

Wake Forest has been recognized by the Institute of International Education (IIE) and Diversity Abroad for increasing access to global experiences for all students.

Campus Kitchen to prepare 200 Thanksgiving meals during Turkeypalooza

November 12, 2020  |   Pro Humanitate, Student, Top Stories

Besides attending class, studying and writing papers, about 50 Wake Forest University students will spend time Nov. 15-19 baking turkeys and making stuffing and other trimmings as they prepare 200 Thanksgiving meals.

WFU students provide STEM and art kits for elementary children

November 11, 2020  |   Pro Humanitate, Student, Top Stories

An effort led by Wake Academy has provided 500 STEM and art kits to two Winston-Salem elementary schools.

Wake Forest to honor veterans with ceremony Nov. 11

November 11, 2020  |   Events, Top Stories

Wake Forest University will host a virtual Veterans Day Ceremony from the Sutton Center on Wednesday, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. Those interested in viewing the ceremony may visit the Wake Forest Army ROTC Facebook page for more information.

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