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Professor Explores “Luggage” in her New Book

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March 29, 2018

Luggage can take different meanings. It can be a physical object or a concept; a tote full of items or a bearer of past baggage and burdens, as Dr. Susan Harlan expands upon in her new book, Luggage. On...

Sen. Sasse Addresses “Perpetual Adolescence”

Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb., speaks during the first day of the Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearings for Neil Gorsuch to be associate justice of the Supreme Court on Monday, March 20, 2017. (Bill Clark/Congressional Quarterly/Newscom/Zuma Press/TNS)
December 15, 2017

On Dec. 4, Sen. Benjamin Sasse (R-NE), an author, father and lawmaker, engaged in a discussion with Provost Rogan Kersh in Broyhill Auditorium as part of Wake Forest’s 2017-2018 Rethinking Community...

Professor sheds light on government debt default

Professor sheds light on government debt default
November 17, 2017

Investigating the increasing borrowing rates by governments all over the world, Richard Salsman analyzed the “tipping points” of public debt and explained why governments borrow and why they may find...

Students explore opportunities to study abroad

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September 28, 2017

Carrying brochures advertising adventure and pamphlets promising world-class experiences, Wake Forest students wandered between displays and representatives that shared information concerning study abroad...

Class group brings skills outside the classroom

Class group brings skills outside the classroom
April 20, 2017

With the help of promotional efforts from Wake Forest entrepreneurial students, Providence Restaurant of Winston-Salem hosted a Student Night on April 8. As part of a community outreach project for their...

Political economy editor offers new take on inequality

Political economy editor offers new take on inequality
March 30, 2017

Turning conventional market wisdom on its head, John Tamny gave a thought-provoking presentation to students and faculty members to show why he thinks what is commonly believed about free markets is untrue....

Mystery and history hybrid author speaks in ZSR

March 23, 2017

Mystery and history are combined in a new book that follows a centuries-old secret’s journey through time in a new biblio-mystery novel. Students and members of the Wake Forest community gathered in...

Award-winning author to visit campus this month

Award-winning author to visit campus this month
February 16, 2017

Award-winning poet, novelist and professor of creative writing at Appalachian State University Joseph Bathanti will visit campus as Wake Forest’s Writer-in-Residence from Feb. 20 to Feb. 24. Bathanti...

Politics professors discuss Trump’s first 100 days

Politics professors discuss Trump’s first 100 days
February 10, 2017

On Feb. 8, Wake Forest’s chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha, the National Political Science Honor Society, sponsored a panel titled “The First 100 Days: Analyzing the Trump Presidency.” Politics and international...

Campus Emergency Medical Services granted new vehicle

Campus Emergency Medical Services granted new vehicle
February 3, 2017

Wake Forest Emergency Medical Services (WFEMS), which has provided care to the campus community since 1996, recently received an upgraded vehicle to assist them in efficiently serving the campus. After...

Chi Rho a cappella group records a new album

Chi Rho a cappella group records a new album
February 3, 2017

Members of the Christian, all-male a cappella group recorded their 14th album with the theme “finding direction." With 25 years of music, ministry and brotherhood under their belt, Wake Forest’s all-male...

Best Buddies hosts Friendship Walk

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April 1, 2016

On March 18, around 200 participants from Wake Forest and the Winston-Salem community gathered for the second annual Friendship Walk hosted by Best Buddies. Actress Lauren Potter from “Glee,” gave...

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