Student Awards Archive

Wake Forest Psychology Students, Alumni Earn 2020 Emerging Scholar and Diversity Award

The Association for Research in Personality (ARP) recently named a set of graduate students and postdocs as recipients of its Emerging Scholar and Diversity Award. Of the 15 award recipients, four of them are current or former Wake Forest graduate students. Congrats to the following students and alumni: Andrew Rakhshani  (graduate of MA program) Yoo […]


Angelica Riojas Named Yale Ciencia Academy Fellow

Angelica Riojas, a biomedical graduate student in Molecular Medicine & Translational Science at Wake Forest University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, has been named one of 40 Yale Ciencia Academy Fellows. The Yale Ciencia Academy (YCA) for Career Development provides graduate students with opportunities for mentoring, networking, and skills development, and for making contributions to […]


ITS student Wins Prestigious ATA Translation Award

Devin Gilbert, MA in Interpreting and Translation Studies (WFU 2018) received the Student Translation Award from the American Translators Association (ATA) for the year 2018 for his project on translating Ondjaki’s novel Os da minha rua from Angolan Portuguese into English. This annual award recognizes outstanding student work that demonstrates promise for future research or […]


Counseling MA Student Awarded $8,000 in Fellowship from NBCC

Winston-Salem, NC—The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC), recently selected Felix Morton IV of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, for the NBCC Minority Fellowship Program-Youth (MFP-Y). As an NBCC MFP-Y Fellow, Morton will receive funding and training to support his education and facilitate his service to underserved minority populations, with a […]


Highlights from 2018 Research Day and 3MT Presentations

The 2018 Wake Forest Graduate School Research Day took place on Tuesday, March 27 and featured a poster presentation followed by the annual Three-Minute Thesis Presentations, or 3MT. See the highlights below and watch all the 3MT Presentations here.


Wake Mathematics Student Earns Prestigious PhD Fellowship

Jessica Zanetell, a second-year Master’s student in mathematics at Wake Forest University, has received a prestigious University Fellowship to attend the University of Arizona Ph.D. Program in Applied Mathematics. This fellowship is offered to the University’s highest-ranked incoming doctoral students and is by nomination only. To receive this award students not only must have stellar […]


Wake Forest Alumna wins Award for Research on Culture and Gender

At the 47th Annual Meeting of the Society for Cross-Cultural Research, February 21-21, 2018, Las Vegas, NV, USA, Angelica Puzio (WFU MA, 2017) was awarded the Judith L. Gibbons Award for Research on Culture and Gender. Her paper, which was based on her WFU Master’s Thesis, The Socialization of the Adolescent Voice: Self-Silencing as an […]


Student in JD/ MA Program Selected to Join the WFU Law Review

Hailey Cleek, student in Wake Forest University’s JD/ MA in Bioethics joint degree program, selected to join the Wake Forest Law Review. Hailey Cleek, a student in Wake Forest University’s JD/MA in Bioethics joint degree program, was selected to join the Wake Forest Law Review.  The Law Review provides the legal profession with timely evaluations […]


Graduate Student Awarded $11,000 Counseling Fellowship

Wake Forest Grad Student Lonetta J. Mason Awarded $11,000 Counseling Fellowship From NBCC and Affiliates Baltimore, MD — The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC), recently selected Lonetta J. Mason (’18), of Baltimore, Maryland, for the NBCC Minority Fellowship Program-Addictions Counselors (MFP-AC). As an NBCC MFP-AC fellow, Mason will […]


2017 Graduate School Research Day

The 17th Annual Graduate Student and Postdoc Research Day brings together students, postdocs, and faculty from programs and departments across all schools and colleges of Wake Forest University. We hope that even more students, postdocs, and their faculty mentors will participate in order to display the full range of impressive work being done by graduate […]


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