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The MA Program in Communication Receives National Recognition

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The Communication Institute for Online Scholarship, an academic research group, has published in its recent newsletter, an article that compared Communication master’s programs with Ph.D. programs on productivity, measured by published research. Wake Forest was among the group that …

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“Sneak Preview” of New Documentary

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Two members of the Graduate Faculty, Mary Dalton and Cindy Hill, have co-directed Living in the Overlap, a half-hour documentary about an iconic Triad couple.

Dalton was entranced when she first heard about Lennie Gerber and Pearl Berlin’s love …

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Business Journal’s “40 Leaders Under 40”

The Business Journal’s ’40 Leaders Under 40′, which recognizes dedicated, innovative and young individuals at the top of their respective fields in the Triad, has selected two of our very own.

Stephen Susalka, BS, PhD, Associate Director, Commercialization Product …
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Lipid Science T32 Training Program Renewal

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Congratulations to Dr. John Parks and his Lipid Science research team on the renewal of their T32 training program entitled, “Integrative Lipid Metabolism, Inflammation, and Chronic Diseases”, sponsored by the National Institutes of Health, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. …

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Taking the buzz out of office lights


Say goodbye to that annoying buzz created by overhead fluorescent light bulbs in your office or residence hall. Wake Forest scientists have developed a flicker-free, shatterproof alternative for large-scale lighting.

The lighting, based on field-induced polymer electroluminescent (FIPEL) technology, also …

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WFU Faculty Develope Novel Drug for Cancer Research


The work of a team of Wake Forest researchers developing a novel drug for prostate cancer treatment is featured on the cover of the Nov. 26 issue of the Journal of Medicinal Chemistry.

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2012 Mentor of the Year Award Recipient


Dr. Bridget Brosnihan Simmons, Professor of Surgical Sciences, and a member of the Graduate School faculty since 1993, is the recipient of the 2012 Mentor of the Year Award which has been presented by the Leadership Program of the Women’s …

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