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Magnolia Scholar to Featured Graduate

by May 22, 2015

Linnet Hennkens-Cruz is one of 17 graduates featured for the Wake Forest University 2015 Commencement. Linnet majored in Spanish and plans to work as a legal interpreter and freelance as a translator for a year in Arizona. Afterwards, she plans to attend law school and become an international or immigration lawyer. Read more »

Magnolia Scholar to Fulbright Finalist


Araceli Morales-Santos (’14) is one of nine Wake Forest recent graduates and alumni to be selected as a finalist for the US Student Fulbright Program. Araceli will be an English Teaching Assistant in Brazil (2016). Good luck and success to Araceli! Read more >>>

Meet the Magnolia Scholars

by October 28, 2010

The Magnolia Scholars Program has recruited some wonderfully talented students. The inaugural Class of 2013 Magnolia Scholars typifies the eclectic nature of the program, which draws students from all walks of life who can be enriched by and themselves can enrich the Wake Forest campus. The first Scholars include White, Read more »

It Starts With Me…

by October 21, 2010

The Magnolia Scholars program carries the legacy of “Old Wake Forest. ” When Wake Forest opened, it was an Eastern North Carolina, white, male, Baptist college. Virtually all of the students were from farms and small towns, many were first generation college students. They left Wake Forest with grand ambitions Read more »