Subscribe: News Center » Provost
http://news.wfu.edu/category/provost/rss/
Preview: News Center » Provost

Provost – Wake Forest News





Last Build Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:44:02 -0400

 



WFU embarks on new era as Wake Downtown classes begin in the Innovation Quarter

Thu, 05 Jan 2017 13:13:05 +0000

Wake Downtown classes begin Tuesday, Jan. 10, marking the beginning of an historic era for Wake Forest University as it moves undergraduate courses into Wake Forest Innovation Quarter in downtown Winston-Salem.

The post WFU embarks on new era as Wake Downtown classes begin in the Innovation Quarter appeared first on Wake Forest News.




Picture-perfect pomp and circumstance

Mon, 16 May 2016 22:25:13 +0000

A crowd of almost 13,000 gathered Monday on Hearn Plaza to celebrate the accomplishments of nearly 1,900 graduates in Wake Forest University’s Class of 2016.

The post Picture-perfect pomp and circumstance appeared first on Wake Forest News.




WFU launches Pro Humanitate Institute

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:06:56 +0000

The new Pro Humanitate Institute will energize and expand on a host of relevant activities already underway, while inspiring new ideas for connecting a Wake Forest education with a deep and abiding commitment to improving lives.

The post WFU launches Pro Humanitate Institute appeared first on Wake Forest News.




After the Genome: Medicine, miracles, morality

Mon, 08 Apr 2013 15:20:07 +0000

Medical advances in biotechnology seem to be coming faster than the public can understand them or even discuss how society should handle ethical, legal and moral considerations. To spark the national conversation, Wake Forest has partnered with Baylor to host “After the Genome: The Language of our Biotechnological Future” April 12-13.

The post After the Genome: Medicine, miracles, morality appeared first on Wake Forest News.




A second successful TEDxWakeForestU

Mon, 25 Feb 2013 16:56:06 +0000

A successful second TEDxWakeForestU turns an experiment into a spring semester tradition. What did attendees think of this year's event? Read their ideas captured through social media.

The post A second successful TEDxWakeForestU appeared first on Wake Forest News.




TEDxWakeForestU: Defining our future

Wed, 20 Feb 2013 16:03:25 +0000

What will define our future? Will it be our ability to share through social media, our quest to use Google to escape memorization or the impact our consumer society will have on the environment? The highly successful TEDxWakeForestU returns to Wake Forest on Feb. 23 to tackle these topics.

The post TEDxWakeForestU: Defining our future appeared first on Wake Forest News.




Wake Forest introduces Semester Online

Thu, 15 Nov 2012 16:32:11 +0000

Wake Forest, as part of a consortium of top-tier colleges and universities, announced plans to introduce an innovative program that transforms the model of online education. Semester Online will be the first program of its kind to offer undergraduate students the opportunity to take rigorous, online courses for credit from 10 of the country’s top schools.

The post Wake Forest introduces Semester Online appeared first on Wake Forest News.




Wake Forest appoints new provost

Fri, 27 Jan 2012 17:33:32 +0000

Wake Forest has appointed Rogan Kersh as the University’s new provost and professor of political science.  A Wake Forest alumnus, Kersh currently serves as the associate dean of academic affairs and professor of public policy at New York University’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service.

The post Wake Forest appoints new provost appeared first on Wake Forest News.




Nicaragua Nexus

Mon, 02 May 2011 12:53:44 +0000

Thanks to donors Karyn and Tom Dingledine, a new learning center is available to students studying abroad in Nicaragua. The facility, dedicated in February, supports learning opportunities for students from all areas of the University who have a desire to provide services within the fields of healthcare, business, science, society, law and cross-cultural exchanges. The […]

The post Nicaragua Nexus appeared first on Wake Forest News.




Provost will become president of Colorado College

Tue, 05 Apr 2011 18:39:22 +0000

President Nathan O. Hatch announced today that Jill Tiefenthaler will step down as provost to become the 13th president of Colorado College in Colorado Springs. Her resignation as provost will be effective June 30, 2011.

The post Provost will become president of Colorado College appeared first on Wake Forest News.