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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

Jump-Start Exam Week Catching Zs in the Library


Instead of an endless supply of coffee, jitters and lack of sleep during exam week, students at Wake Forest University will cram on naps, relaxation and technology-free zones in an unlikely place… the Z. Smith Reynolds (ZSR) Library.
3-Dec-2014 6:00 AM EST

Sonar-Assisted Human Navigation


Wake Forest University STEM incubator students develop a device inspired by bat sonar to help those with visual impairment.
14-Nov-2014 8:30 AM EST

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New Book Traces Parallels Between Four Fallen Empires and the United States

America in the Shadow of Empires, by Wake Forest University professor David Coates, compellingly compares the development and failure of four of history’s greatest empires to the current American situation, especially regarding foreign policy and...
11-Mar-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Author-Expert on Fate of Empires Says Expanding Military Involvement Against ISIS Could Escalate Domestic Problems

10-Mar-2015 4:05 PM EDT

Dean Smith Wasn’t Just a Master of the Game; He Was an Expert in “Coachtalk,” Says Sports Communications Author


9-Feb-2015 8:00 AM EST

Expert Pitch: Resolve to Lose Weight


5-Feb-2015 10:00 AM EST

Expert Available: State of the Union


16-Jan-2015 2:00 PM EST

Terrorism Expert: Hostages Freed But Related Events Likely


9-Jan-2015 2:00 PM EST

Immigration Reform via Executive Order: Expert Available


19-Nov-2014 4:00 PM EST

Politicians Use Hip Hop Music and References to Exploit Fears About Moral Decline and/or Boost Their Public Appeal


27-Oct-2014 11:00 AM EDT

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