Deacons down Wolfpack, 85-78

February 26, 2009  |   Athletics

James Johnson had career highs with 28 points and 18 rebounds to lead No. 13 Wake Forest past N.C. State 85-78 on Thursday night. Ishmael Smith added a season-high 18 points and Chas McFarland had 15 for the Demon Deacons (21-5, 8-5 ACC).

Gentry and Dean receive Medallion of Merit

February 26, 2009  |   President, Uncategorized

Life trustee Marvin D. Gentry (’57) and Dr. Richard H. Dean, president emeritus of Wake Forest University Health Sciences, received Wake Forest’s highest award for service, the Medallion of Merit, during Founders’ Day convocation on Feb. 26. The awards were presented by President Nathan O. Hatch. Gentry, in addition to serving on the Wake Forest […]

Faculty members receive awards

February 26, 2009  |   Faculty, School of Business, School of Law, Wake Forest College

Several awards to recognize excellence in teaching, research and service were presented to faculty members during Founders’ Day Convocation on Feb. 26: Sheri Bridges, associate professor in the Calloway School of Business and Accountancy, received the Kulynych Family Omicron Delta Kappa Award for Contribution to Student Life. She joined the faculty in 1996. The award […]

Weathering Wake: The African-American Experience

February 26, 2009  |   Events, Faculty

Weathering Wake: Parent recalls African-Americans’ experiences

February 26, 2009  |   Events, Faculty

‘Creativity: Worlds in the Making’

February 25, 2009  |   Uncategorized

On March 18, 19 and 20, Wake Forest will host a national symposium on creativity, “Creativity: Worlds in the Making.” The symposium flows from the premise that we must more fully embrace creativity and innovation to find solutions to the challenges facing the world today. The conference will highlight emerging creative research, public outcomes and […]

Who’s Who

February 25, 2009  |   Faculty, School of Business, Staff

From Ed Christman and Ed Wilson to trustees and Old Campus professors, the Medallion of Merit has honored Wake Forest’s most important leaders for forty years. See a slide show of past winners.

Students have two minutes to sell great idea

February 24, 2009  |   Uncategorized

Undergraduate and MBA students competing in the Babcock School’s 10th annual Elevator Contest in March will have just two minutes to pitch their ideas for a new business to venture capitalists for the chance to win up to a $10,000 cash prize.

Women in science

February 23, 2009  |   Graduate School, Research, Student, Wake Forest College

Despite increasing educational and employment opportunities for women in recent decades, the representation of women in science remains low. Associate Professor of Chemistry Rebecca Alexander and students in her first-year seminar are exploring why “Well-behaved Women Rarely Make Scientific History” and how to make the future brighter for the next generation of female scientists. Why […]

The world of ideas

February 23, 2009  |   Faculty, School of Business, School of Divinity

Faculty from a number of departments will share their best teaching practices during the annual Teaching and Learning Fair on Wednesday.

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