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Wake Forest University Names Residence Hall for Maya Angelou

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Wake Forest University will name a new residence hall after poet, actress, author and civil rights activist Maya Angelou. Angelou taught generations of Wake Forest students as Reynolds Professor of American Studies at the University from 1982 until...
18-Nov-2016 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Wake Forest to Launch First-Year Study Abroad Program in Denmark

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In fall 2017, Wake Forest will launch a new year-long study abroad program in Copenhagen, Denmark, designed exclusively for first-year students.
5-Oct-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Should Adults Get Flu Shots?

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There’s no clear prescription for how to effectively encourage adults to hit the flu clinic, but data and pamphlets aren't working. New research recommends a more personal approach.
3-Oct-2016 8:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

$625 Million in WFU Construction Over 10 Years Enhances Residential Experience

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Wake Forest University is in the midst of a 10-year, $625 million construction effort that reflects the institution’s commitment to offer the best residential college experience in the country.
23-Jun-2016 4:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Mighty Mealworms: Solution for Food Insecurity and Pollution

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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

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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

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