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Testosterone Key to New Bird Bang Theory


New research from a Wake Forest University biologist who studies animal behavior suggests that evolution is hard at work when it comes to the acrobatic courtship dances of a tropical bird species.
22-Apr-2015 8:00 AM EDT

Making Every Bite Count

Make Every Bite Count campaign calls for colleges and universities to make a commitment to preserving and celebrating agricultural biodiversity in their own regions.
15-Apr-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Roll the Dice, Spin the Wheel - Playing Games in Summer Gets Kids Ready for School

Playing games with children over the summer can boost academic and social skills - while the family has some fun, to boot.
12-Mar-2015 10:05 AM EDT

OMG Moment Affects GPAs


When Wake Forest University chemistry professor Angela King realized how much students' expectations for a class impact their learning, she turned to a pop culture phenomenon for innovative teaching ideas.
24-Feb-2015 1:00 PM EST

NSF Grant Awarded to Wake Forest University to Fund Summer Research Program

Wake Forest University math professor receives a National Science Foundation grant in the amount of $258,354 to begin a summer research program for undergraduates interested in number theory research.
4-Feb-2015 9:25 AM EST

98% of 2014 Wake Forest University Grads Employed or in Grad School, New Data Shows

New first-destination data collected by Wake Forest’s Office of Personal and Career Development shows that 98 percent of 2014 Wake Forest grads are either employed or in graduate school.
28-Jan-2015 4:00 PM EST

Flipping for Physics


Wake Forest University flips an introductory physics class to eliminate the traditional lecture and use class time in a more interactive way.
26-Jan-2015 2:00 PM EST

Going Above and Beyoncé


A popular first-year seminar in English at Wake Forest University gives students opportunity to use a pop singer’s life and music as a kaleidoscope to look at topics like body image, privacy and feminism.
5-Dec-2014 11:00 AM EST

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Religion vs. Politics: #Pope makes environment thorny issue for GOP candidates


30-Jul-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Despite Small Size, Ant-Man Could Have Large Impact on Super Heroes, Says Wake Forest University Pop Culture Expert


16-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT

WFU Expert: King v. Burwell Supreme Court Case on Affordable Care


24-Jun-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Wake Forest Expert Says NBC Took Measured Approach to Brian Williams


19-Jun-2015 11:05 AM EDT

One Sports Economics Expert, 5 NBA Draft Story Angles

17-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah offers ‘risk and return’ for horse racing, sports economist says


1-Jun-2015 12:05 PM EDT

WFU Expert Suggests Playing Games with Kids Good for Many Reasons


28-May-2015 12:05 PM EDT

5 Questions New Grads Should Ask Before Accepting a Job Offer


How can 2015 grads just starting their career journey improve the odds that their first job is the right one — especially this year when employers are hiring, and there may be a second or third offer waiting in the wings?
8-May-2015 1:05 PM EDT

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