3rd Shift… Steps Toward Peace- A Living Vigil… #Prayers4Paris

3rd Shift… Steps Toward Peace- A Living Vigil… #Prayers4Paris

By Chad Nance “Recompense to no man evil for evil. Provide things honest in the sight of all men. If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men. Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place unto wrath: for it is written, Vengeance […]


WSSU Researchers Receive $215,000 Grant to Implement Diabetes Prevention Programs for African-Americans

By Staff Winston-Salem State University researchers have received a two-year $215,000 Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services grant to work with Winston-Salem area churches to explore diabetes prevention in African-Americans age 18 and older. The grant will fund the development of a faith-based initiative titled, “The HOSEA Project: Training, Equipping […]

by · November 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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$18 Million Pledged to Advance Equity Through Research on Women and Girls of Color

By Staff Friday Wake Forest University joined a group of two dozen colleges, universities and public interest organizations that have collectively announced $18 million in commitments to support and improve academic research about women and girls of color. The announcement came during a daylong summit on Advancing Equity for Women […]

by · November 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest

3rd Out of the Wilderness Conference to Feature Rev. Jimmy Creech

By Staff The third annual Out of the Wilderness Conference is set for Saturday, Nov. 14 at the Wake Forest School of Divinity.  The Rev. Jimmy Creech, who was defrocked by the United Methodist Church after he celebrated the holy union of two men, will be the keynote speaker, and […]

by · November 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest
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Forsyth Tech Transportation Students Place 1st and 6th in National Competition

By Staff   Forsyth Tech Transportation Technology student Daniel Hanna won first place in the American Trucking Associations’ 2015 Technology & Maintenance Council’s National Student Technician Competition, TMC FutureTech 2015, held in Orlando, Fla., recently. The Greensboro-based WheelTime Network, North America’s largest dedicated service and parts network for quality vehicle […]

by · November 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech

UNCSA Presents “The Perfect Broadway Musical”

By Staff The “perfect Broadway musical” comes to Winston-Salem when the University of North Carolina School of the Arts presents The Drowsy Chaperone, a send-up of Jazz-age shows of the 1920s. Faculty member Matt Loehr makes his UNCSA directorial debut, with actors from Studio IV, the senior class in the […]

by · November 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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WSSU Rehabilitation Counseling Gets $1 million Grant to Address Shortage of Rehab Professionals in Rural Counties

By Staff Winston-Salem State University  researchers have received a five-year $1 million U.S. Department of Education grant to reduce a shortage of rehabilitation professionals. WSSU’s Department of Rehabilitation Counseling received the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services grant to address the shortage in professionals in rehabilitation, as well as […]

by · October 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU

Summit School Honored at International Education Conference

By Staff This year leaders from Summit School had the honor of presenting at Harvard Graduate School of Education’s Project Zero international education conference in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Dr. Kristin Bennett, Summit’s director of the center for excellence and innovation in teaching and learning, and Julie Smith, director of the […]


Wake Forest Home to New Indonesian Gamelan

By Staff There’s a new percussion ensemble in Winston-Salem who plays the gamelan — a collection of instruments that very few have seen or heard. Thanks to music professor and expert gamelan player Elizabeth Clendinning, Wake Forest is the owner of a rare, custom designed, hand-carved, hand-painted gamelan commissioned by […]

by · October 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest

Civil Rights Activist & Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient Dolores Huerta to Speak at WFU

By Staff Dolores Huerta, civil rights activist, will speak on Thursday, Oct. 29 at 6pm in Annenberg Forum of Carswell Hall on the campus of Wake Forest University. An early labor leader and member of the United Farm Workers, Huerta has devoted much of her life to working to find […]

by · October 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest