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WFU anthropologist featured in new PBS/Smithsonian Channel film

June 13, 2019

In the new film “When Whales Walked: Journeys in Deep Time,” Wake Forest University...

WFU digital health researcher named Wells Fargo Faculty Scholar

June 11, 2019

Wake Forest University has announced that digital health researcher Jason Fanning is its newest...

Seeking better detection for chronic malaria

May 2, 2019

In people with chronic malaria, certain metabolic systems in the blood change to support a...

USAID awards an additional $2.14 million to WFU rainforest research center

April 23, 2019

Wake Forest University’s Center for Amazonian Scientific Innovation (CINCIA) has received...

Hold the mustard: What makes spiders fussy eaters?

April 15, 2019

It might be one of nature’s most agile and calculating hunters, but the wolf spider won’t...

For women, class makeup may influence interest in STEM studies

February 28, 2019

Improving achievement in the first course in engineering may lay the foundation for more women...