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2014-07-30 23:05:39

Small business owner, Wake Forest graduate, and mom to two young sons releases children’s book to eager market. "Wally McBab Needs a Nap!" takes a look at the importance of naptime from both a child’s and an adult’s perspective. (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Andrea Arco-Mastromichalis’ first children’s book: "Wally McBap Needs A Nap!" has received three awards: A 2014 Mom’s Choice Award for Children’s General Fiction, a Creative Child Magazine 2014...

2014-07-17 23:04:43

Demon Deacons prepare to roll out groundbreaking student engagement platform from Evolution Sports Partners (ESP). Morristown, NJ (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Damon Evans, Founder and Managing Director of Evolution Sports Partners (“ESP”), and former Athletic Director at University of Georgia, has announced that the Wake Forest University Athletic Department (“WFU”) will be implementing its FanGauge™ program this fall to drive student engagement and attendance for the Demon Deacons....

2014-03-31 23:25:57

Winston-Salem-based Inmar today hosted a Grand Opening celebration at its new Team Support Center and Headquarters in downtown Winston-Salem. During the celebration, which included an appearance by the Winston-Salem State University band, Inmar Chairman and CEO David Mounts and leaders from the Innovation Quarter announced a collaborative effort with neighboring Wake Forest School of Medicine’s Division of Public Health Sciences (PHS). Winston-Salem, NC (PRWEB) March 31, 2014...

2014-01-08 23:02:01

Pioneer in regenerative medicine to present at the nation’s largest multidisciplinary wound care program. Malvern, PA (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 TWEET THIS: Anthony Atala, MD to Deliver @SAWCMeeting Spring/WHS 2014 Keynote-Regenerative Medicine: New Approaches to Healthcare http://bit.ly/JFxCPh The Symposium on Advanced Wound Care Spring/Wound Healing Society (SAWC Spring/WHS) is pleased to present Anthony Atala, MD, as the 2014 Keynote Speaker. His accredited presentation, Regenerative...

Peru Cloud Forests Threatened
2013-09-12 12:13:07

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a new study from Wake Forest University published by the journal PLOS ONE, a confluence of climate change and ecological factors could threaten Peru’s cloud forests, which are nestled along the eastern slopes of the Andes Mountains. Home to one third of Peru's mammal, bird and frog species, the cloud forests are renowned for their biodiversity and high elevation. At altitudes between 6,500 and 11,000 feet, they are a...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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