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The Last Day of the Fiscal Year

It’s been a slow blog week, WF families.  We’re at the end of the fiscal year for the University, which means that we are all scurrying to finish up final projects, meet end of year goals and …

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A Wake Wedding

There is nothing quite like viral videos to make you smile.  This clip below was sent to me – showing a very proud WFU alumnus, David James (’98), and a promise he made to his beloved when they …

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Tell Us Your Story!

Parents and families, we want to say a resounding THANK YOU to all of you who have made a gift to the parents’ campaign of the Wake Forest Fund this year.  Our fiscal year will close on June …

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Are these aliens?

No, this picture is not of some alien takeover – its biology professor Susan Fahrbach, who is working with one of her students and a beekeeper at one of their field research sites in …

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Did You See WF in USA Today?

On June 20th, Wake Forest was featured in USA Today for the story of computer science professor Paul Pauca, who built a program called “Verbal Victor” to help children who have difficulty …

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Summer projects

While most of our students are home for the summer, there are some here in summer school, and still others doing summer projects.  For anthropology students, summer means the opportunity to go …

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P is for Parent

I hope that our Wake Forest families have been enjoying the recent issue of the Wake Forest magazine.  There are a lot of wonderful stories within, and certainly among the top is “The Gift” – …

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Progress on Farrell Hall

There is construction all over campus, it seems.  The road from the Polo entrance is closed, and the construction crews are tearing up the ground, crushing up former streets, and have even …

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For new students: Deacon Camp!

Pre-school orientation programs have been a staple on the WFU campus for generations.  These camps allow first- year students to arrive a few days before official orientation and meet a smaller …

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Happy Father's Day!

The Office of Parent Programs wants to wish all Demon Deacon men a Happy Father’s Day.  Whether you are a WFU dad, stepdad, grandfather, or any older male role model for one of our students, we …

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