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Electrical goods entrepreneur Anil Rai Gupta (MBA ’92, LLD ’17) helps power daily life in India, but his generous spirit is what energizes the world around him.
VIEW ANIL’S STORY
As a politician, victims’ rights advocate, attorney and national columnist, Donna Edwards (’80) can do almost anything. Anything except quit.
View Donna’s story
Cucumbers, pole beans and Pro Humanitate values have taken root at Buck Cochran’s Peacehaven Farm
View Buck's Story
Mother Nature does some of her best work here
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In every corner of campus, Wake Forest Fellows learn and lead in a year‑long adventure
Immerse yourself along with them
Wake Forest is a lot of things, but boring will never be one of them
You Should See This
A story of trial, error and teamwork
Meet Kathryn Webster (’17)
Medical mystery. Hoop dreams. Rock ’n’ Roll army. Terrorism. Four Olympics. Vietnam.
SEE HOW WE LEAD
Tree meets world
Read all about it
Destructive mining threatens one of Earth’s greatest resources: The Amazon
CLICK ONCE FOR TWO STORIES
The most wonderful time of the year
We saved you a seat
IPLACe turns academics into a big production
Take a Look
Connecting through the power of conversation
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Downtown Winston-Salem is the place to be thanks to the quiet efforts of Double Deacon Alfred Adams (’68, JD ’73)
Big ideas - and a big personality - made Wake alumnus, John Medica, a laptop legend
Watch His Story
When turning away is not an option
Meet Julie Coyne
Does religion influence gun ownership?
See what we found
A whirlwind trip to La Biennale through the eyes of Sean Wilkinson (’15)
Watch the Video
Works great on hard-to-reach toxic waste
You should read this
How the best team you've never known is making history
Step inside the world of debate
Real men play Barbie
See for yourself
For these birds, turf wars have a rhythm
Learn to speak woodpecker
Wake Washington officially opens for business
Six students. Six figures. One art collection unlike any other.
Doing your own thing is a Wake Forest tradition
Enjoy our quirkiest customs
Meet the Bob McCreary you don’t know
Get to know Bob
Humans are learning a lot from the naturally high-tech bat
Carlton Ward Jr. (’98) defends a side of Florida few know
Faculty Fellows have your back
Um, what’s a faculty fellow?
Why aren’t these birds in the mood?
American parents aren’t as happy as their global peers
Beet juice could save your brain
The wiggly custodians you can eat
The speechless art of communication
Catch a Glimpse
Old furniture achieves immortality thanks to the efforts of dedicated campus staff
See how old furniture lives on
Introducing Wake Downtown
See Imagination at Work
When Zach Gordon (’16) couldn’t move, faith, family and purpose drove him forward
Read Zach’s Story