In the News

Wake Forest Stories

$3 Million NSF Grant Supports Search for Heat-Tolerant Tomatoes 
April 20, 2020

Beer and STEM subjects collide in series presented by Wake Downtown & Wake Forest University
April 1, 2020

Wake Forest sophomore named Brooke Owens Fellow
February 14, 2020

WFU Expert: Containing the spread of coronavirus
February 3, 2020

Wake Forest’s engineering program builds upon a culture of inclusivity
June 18, 2019

Wake Downtown grant will take STEM lessons into K-12 classrooms
June 7, 2019

Wake Forest engineering gains momentum, receives prestigious invitation to join KEEN
August 21, 2018

Self-driving cars: WFU engineering students kick the tires on safety and ethical issues
May 2, 2018

Wake Downtown receives Downtown Excellence Award
Feb. 28, 2018

‘This is perfect’: WFU launches engineering program enriched by liberal arts
August 18, 2017

Classes begin at Wake Downtown, Wake Forest’s urban satellite campus
Jan. 10, 2017

WFU embarks on new era as Wake Downtown classes begin in the Innovation Quarter
Jan. 5, 2017

WFU announces Biomedical Sciences and Engineering programs
March 18, 2016

Undergraduate Classes in Wake Forest Innovation Quarter
Sept. 16, 2015

News Coverage

Technology Overtakes Tobacco in Winston-Salem, N.C.
New York Times

How to Make Strategic Big Bets
Chronicle of Higher Ed

Classes start at Wake Downtown in the Innovation Quarter
Winston-Salem Journal

Wake Forest University marks milestone with opening of downtown campus
Time Warner Cable News

Students begin classes at Wake Downtown

Downtown A-WAKE-ening
Journal Now

Innovation Quarter a ‘game changer’ for Winston-Salem
Buckley Report, WGHP Fox 8 News

How Tech Helped Winston-Salem Quit Tobacco

WakeDowntown: Liberal Arts Education in an Innovation Ecosystem
The Hub

New residential, retail and parking complex planned in Wake Forest Innovation Quarter
Winston-Salem Journal

Wake Forest’s New Frontier – Part 1
Wake Forest Magazine

Wake Forest’s New Frontier – Part 2
Wake Forest Magazine

WFU to offer biomedical sciences and engineering programs at the Innovation Quarter
Winston-Salem Journal

Wake Forest University making a home for new academic programs in Innovation Quarter
Triad Business Journal

Wake Downtown will house new biomedical science and engineering programs

Wake Forest expands downtown
Inside Higher Ed

Wake Forest University to offer new programs in 2017
Time Warner Cable News

The Syllabus: Wake Forest Grows
Greensboro News & Record

Inmar to fund computer science scholarships at Wake Forest University
Triad Business Journal

Eric Tomlinson: No dust on us – or our vision
Winston-Salem Journal Guest Column

Wake Forest Innovation Quarter Eyes Further Expansion
Time Warner Cable News

Groundbreaking for $39.8M redevelopment project is Friday
Triad Business Journal

Innovation Quarter Gets National Recognition
Winston-Salem Journal

Exploring the WFIQ
Winston-Salem Monthly


Lauren Lowman Teaching EGR Students

Sci Tech Summer Program. Israel Suarez teaches Boys from the Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club about rocket propulsion.

Large Photo of Wake Downtown

Biochemistry 370 Lab

Urban Photography course taught at Wake Downtown

Maya Angelou Garden Party 2018

Center for Molecular Retreat 2019 Lunch in the Courtyard

Joy Rushfelt Ribbons Installation