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  • Internship on the world’s stage

    David Hughes (’15), a computer science major, spent the past five months working on Intel’s Connected Wheelchair Project, which was unveiled at Intel’s annual development conference held mid-September in San Francisco. The Connected Wheelchair Project received international attention as a result of an endorsement from world-renowned physicist Stephen Hawking.

  • Recognized for addressing stress

    U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2015 guidebook, which hits newsstands this week, highlights Wake Forest’s leadership in the national trend of promoting students’ social and emotional wellbeing. The story shows how schools like WFU tackle stress to provide a better environment for students.

  • What can religion teach us about Jay-Z?

    Students in professor Ron Neal's religion class explore the connections between hip hop and the stories we've all grown up with as Americans — the idea of the self-made man, the achievement of the American dream and the belief that hard work will lead to the good life.

  • Homecoming for Melissa Harris-Perry

    Melissa Harris-Perry, MSNBC host and author, returned this fall to her alma mater as a professor in the politics and international affairs department. In an interview with Wake Forest Magazine, she reflects on her student experience at Wake Forest and why she loves teaching.

  • Play shines light on Radium Girls’ history

    Mike Griggs ('15) has been working with theatre professor Cindy Gendrich to hone his skills as a dramaturg. While a little unusual that Griggs auditioned and was cast for smaller roles in the play, "These Shining Lives," it was important to him to gain professional experience researching, developing and acting in a play.

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News from Inside WFU


  • ‘Unbroken Circle’ to launch United Way Kickoff, Sept. 30

    Members of the Wake Forest community are cordially invited to participate in the WakeUnited Kickoff  on Tuesday, Sept. 30, in the Reynolda Hall Green Room. WakeUnited is the University’s October campus campaign to benefit the United Way of Forsyth County. The Unbroken Circle – a musical group featuring Wake Forest faculty, staff, students and others – […]

  • Annual security and fire safety reports available

    The following message is sent on behalf of the University Police Department. Dear University Community, The Annual Security and Fire Safety Reports are available on the Wake Forest University Police website at: http://police.wfu.edu/information/annual-crime-reports These documents contain information regarding campus security and personal safety. They also contain information about crime and fire statistics for the previous […]

  • The Leadership Project with former U.S. Senator George Mitchell

    On Wednesday, the University welcomes former United States Senator and distinguished author, George J. Mitchell to campus for participation in The Leadership Project. This initiative is designed to celebrate the many ways leadership development is taught and inspired at Wake Forest and to engage members of our community with compelling personal leadership stories from a wide range of experiences and perspectives. […]

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