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Angela Harper named Gates Cambridge Scholar

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 17:44:23 +0000

Angela Harper (’17), a physics student already pursuing a master’s degree at the University of Cambridge as Wake Forest’s first Churchill Scholar, has been selected for the Gates Cambridge Scholarship to earn her Ph.D. at the distinguished British institution.

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Mathematics student named Goldwater Scholar

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 18:08:06 +0000

Dylan King, a sophomore mathematics and computer science major from Walnut Cove, N.C., has been named a 2018 Barry S. Goldwater Scholar. King was selected as one of 211 students from around the country to receive the award for the 2018-19 academic year.

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‘Entrepalooza’ to highlight and explore entrepreneurship

Wed, 04 Apr 2018 16:24:53 +0000

Hosted by Wake Forest University’s Center for Entrepreneurship, this two-day conference will bring together innovators and world -class leaders to explore the thriving, growing and influential field of entrepreneurship.

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WFU statement supporting peaceful protests

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 15:57:18 +0000

Wake Forest University joins dozens of colleges and universities in assuring all those applicants who choose to participate in peaceful protest in response to the tragic events that transpired in Parkland, Florida.

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Peace Corps recognizes Wake Forest

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 14:30:26 +0000

The Peace Corps ranks Wake Forest among the 2018 Top 25 Peace Corps Volunteer Producing Colleges and Universities. This year, Wake Forest is ranked 16th among small colleges and universities.

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WFU awards and recognitions briefs

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 15:09:45 +0000

The WFU Awards and Recognitions briefs celebrate milestones of faculty, staff and students at Wake Forest.

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Wake Forest a top value among private schools

Fri, 22 Dec 2017 15:09:10 +0000

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine has ranked Wake Forest University 25th on its 2018 list of the 100 best values in private universities.

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WFU supporting high-achieving low- and moderate-income students

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 16:21:20 +0000

Wake Forest University has set ambitious new goals for supporting high-achieving, low- and moderate-income students socially, academically and financially from before they arrive on campus to graduation. The plans were highlighted in today’s New York Times.

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​​WFU ranks seventh in percentage of students studying abroad

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 14:42:29 +0000

Wake Forest University ranks seventh among doctoral U.S. colleges and universities in the percentage of students studying abroad, according to the Open Doors report published today by the Institute of International Education (IIE).

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Recent WFU grad awarded top national physics prize

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 16:08:35 +0000

The American Physical Society awarded Angela Harper the 2017 LeRoy Apker Award, which recognizes outstanding achievements in physics by undergraduate students, and provides encouragement to young physicists who have demonstrated great potential for future scientific accomplishment.

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