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Wake Will: The Campaign for Wake Forest Hits $400 Million Mark


Thanks to the largest fundraising year in Wake Forest University’s 180-year history, Wake Will: The Campaign for Wake Forest surpassed the $400 million mark by the end of the fiscal year. As of June 30, 2014, Wake Forest has raised more than $402...
14-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Does Long-Distance Training Saddle Young Cyclists with Fragile Bones?


Young cyclists training to join the Tour de France could be causing irreversible damage to their bones. Wake Forest researchers are investigating what can be done to stop it.
30-Jun-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Tomorrow’s Tomatoes Look to the Past


The key to developing drought-resistant tomatoes may be hidden in the genes of their ancestors. Rising junior Kathleen DiNapoli is on a hunt to find it.
18-Jun-2014 10:55 AM EDT

Memorial Service Arrangements for Dr. Maya Angelou


Dr. Maya Angelou’s family has arranged a memorial service in Wake Forest University’s Wait Chapel on Saturday, June 7 at 10 a.m.
2-Jun-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Wake Forest University Statement on Dr. Maya Angelou


Today members of the Wake Forest University community mourn the loss of beloved poet, author, actress, civil rights activist and professor Dr. Maya Angelou.
28-May-2014 9:05 AM EDT

Jill Abramson to Wake Forest Grads: 'Show What You Are Made Of’


It was the commencement ceremony the entire world was watching. In her first public appearance since losing her job as the Executive Editor of The New York Times, Jill Abramson addressed a sea of graduates, their families and more than 50...
19-May-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Plant a Slice of Paradise in Your Backyard


Although torrential rainfall has inundated the Southeast region this spring, there is something you can do in your own backyard to help prevent damage from flooding and runoff. Plant a rain garden.
6-May-2014 12:00 PM EDT

WFU Student Receives Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting Fellowship

Church attendance is at an all time low as younger generations look elsewhere for spiritual guidance. Foreign correspondent Molly Dutmers, a rising senior at Wake Forest University, plans to find out why. Dutmers received a fellowship from the...
6-May-2014 11:00 AM EDT

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