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Mighty Mealworms: Solution for Food Insecurity and Pollution


Biology students at Wake Forest University are using mealworms to solve two global problems – food sustainability and plastic pollution.
11-May-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Tiger Moths Use Signals to Warn Bats: Toxic Not Tasty


Acoustic warning signals emitted by tiger moths to deter bats – a behavior previously proven only in the laboratory – actually occur in nature and are used as a defense mechanism, according to new research from Wake Forest University.
9-May-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Enzo: A Guide Dog's Story

In honor of International Guide Dog Day April 27, Wake Forest University wants to share a video highlighting the extraordinary Kathryn Webster ('17) and her guide dog Enzo.
25-Apr-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Conservation Alliance to Focus on Peruvian Amazon Deforestation

CINCIA will serve as an international hub for Peruvian and foreign scientists and affiliates to collaborate on critical priorities in Madre de Dios – restoration and reforestation, the reduction of human health threats from environmental mercury,...
25-Apr-2016 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

WFU Announces Biomedical Sciences and Engineering Programs


Wake Forest University announced today that new academic programs in Biomedical Sciences and Engineering will anchor the University’s undergraduate presence, referred to as Wake Downtown, in Wake Forest Innovation Quarter beginning in 2017.
18-Mar-2016 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Woodpecker Drumming Signals Wimp or Warrior


Wake Forest University researchers tested how woodpecker pairs perceived drumming to see how it influenced territorial interaction and coordination of defensive behavior.
4-Mar-2016 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

DoD Grant: Can Strength Training Give Female Soldiers a Leg Up on the Battlefield?

A new clinical trial at Wake Forest University will study the effects of strength training to prevent overuse injuries in female runners which will ultimately help the U.S. Armed Forces retain female recruits and assist with military integration...
23-Feb-2016 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Students Work with Presidential Campaigns in Iowa & New Hampshire


When 22 Wake Forest University students travel to the Iowa caucuses and the New Hampshire primaries to work with presidential campaigns, they will embark upon a yearlong journey that combines classroom and real-world political experience through a...
2-Feb-2016 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Mercury Contamination Expert Available: Wake Forest University


Luis Fernandez, the principle investigator of the mercury studies that spurred the Peruvian Government to action, is available for comment
24-May-2016 2:05 PM EDT

Fewer Loans for Liberal Arts Majors?


13-May-2016 12:05 PM EDT

NC Bathroom Bill lawsuit: Wake Forest LGBTQ Expert Available #HB2


9-May-2016 11:00 AM EDT

N.C. 'Bathroom Bill' Deadline: WFU LGBTQ Expert Available


9-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT

North Carolina Politics Expert Available to Comment on Justice Dept./HB2


6-May-2016 11:05 AM EDT

Internship to Full-Time Hire Is a Growing Trend


5-May-2016 11:05 AM EDT

What Are Grads Looking for in Their Employers?


5-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT

How to Have a Job in 2025

5-May-2016 8:05 AM EDT

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