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Wake Forest students paying it forward with virtual tutoring

September 23, 2021  |   Student, Top Stories

Savannah Littlejohn, Landon Bradshaw and Jessica Mark have all benefited from tutoring in the past. So when they learned about Wake Forest’s Virtual Tutoring program, they didn’t hesitate to sign up.


Wake Forest University to honor Sept. 11 victims

September 8, 2021  |   Events, Student, Top Stories

As the country remembers the 20th anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001, ROTC cadets from Wake Forest and Winston-Salem State universities will join with community volunteers and first responders in a “Climb to Remember” to honor victims of the attack. Members of the media are invited to cover the event.


New African American Studies program underway

August 30, 2021  |   Community in Progress, Faculty, Student, Top Stories

Wake Forest University has been working to establish an African American Studies program for a few years. Last week’s launch of the program is timely given the country is experiencing increased racial tensions, states are passing stricter voting laws and virtually everybody is uttering the term “woke.”


Wake Forest University welcomes Class of 2025

August 17, 2021  |   Student, Top Stories

Wake Forest will welcome more than 1,400 first-year students to campus this week.


$5M gift affirms Wake Debate and moves program forward

August 5, 2021  |   Philanthropy, Student, Top Stories

An extraordinarily generous gift of $5 million will help ensure the Wake Forest debate program has the resources needed to build on its legacy of success.


Wake Forest’s Summer Internship Program benefits students, nonprofits alike

July 26, 2021  |   Student, Top Stories

This summer, Kaylin M. Henderson is working as an educational intern with Love Out Loud through Wake Forest’s Summer Nonprofit Immersion Program, or SNIP. She has spent considerable time assisting Kellie Easton, executive director of Action4Equity, on her Pre-K Priority program.


Wake Forest graduates first class of liberal arts engineers

May 6, 2021  |   Admissions, Faculty, Research, Student, Top Stories

Gabrielle Prichard will begin work as a cloud solution engineer with Oracle. Lucy Vaughn will start her career as a research and development engineer with AstraZeneca. John Hobson will serve in the U.S. Army as a combat engineer commander.


WFU student art purchases unveiled

April 29, 2021  |   Arts & Culture, Student, Top Stories

Every four years since 1963, a small group of students has traveled to New York City, with University funds, to purchase art for Wake Forest’s Student Union art collection. This year they purchased nine works.


First African American female editor of Bon Appétit Magazine to speak at Wake Forest

April 26, 2021  |   Events, Research, Student, Top Stories

Wake Forest University’s Center for Research, Engagement and Collaboration in African American Life, or RECAAL, will hold its inaugural event on Tuesday, April 27, at 6 p.m.


WFU students hope decorative desks will inspire learning

April 14, 2021  |   Events, Pro Humanitate, Student, Top Stories

If children feel comfortable when they’re sitting at their desks working, whether in the classroom or at home, chances are they’ll be more productive.

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