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Scholarship Opportunity Available for Adults & High School Seniors

By Staff In keeping with its mission to help individuals achieve financial wellness throughout all stages of life, The Center for Smart Financial Choices (CFSFC) announced its second set of scholarship opportunities for current or rising college students. The scholarships offer not only financial assistance, but include a financial education […]

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WFU Provost Rogan Kersh to Speak at Summit School

By Staff Rogan Kersh, provost and professor at Wake Forest University, will speak at Summit School on February 2 at 7 p.m. Kersh is speaking on the topic of “ethics and integrity among young people today” as part of Summit School’s Inspiring Learning series. All Inspiring Learning speaking events are […]

by · January 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Education, Pre-K to 12
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Water’s Extreme Journey’ Opens at SciWorks January 28

By Staff   School groups and other visitors will soon be able to experience life as a droplet of water and explore the science behind the water cycle in a new traveling exhibit at SciWorks. Water’s Extreme Journey, open January 28 – May 25, engages and delights participants as they […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Education, Features
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WSSU Baseball Returns to BB&T Ballpark in 2015

By Staff For the fifth consecutive season, Winston-Salem State University’s baseball program will suit up at BB&T Ballpark for the majority of their home games. The Rams will play 27 games at BB&T Ballpark from late January until mid-April. Winston-Salem State has scheduled almost 100 games at BB&T Ballpark since […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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Entrepreneur Nancy Lublin to Speak at Wake Forest

By Staff CEO and founder of Dress for Success Nancy Lublin, named one of the “World’s 50 Greatest Leaders” by Fortune magazine, will participate in an open dialogue on leadership with Wake Forest President Nathan Hatch and politics professor Melissa Harris-Perry on Wednesday, Feb. 4 from 6 […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest
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UNCSA- Film School Alumni On the Screen at Sundance & Slamdance

By Staff Nearly 30 alumni from the School of Filmmaking and the School of Drama at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) have ties to at least 14 independent films screening at Sundance Film Festival and the alternative Slamdance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. The […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 1 comment · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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Triad Academy Receives $50,000 Grant from the Mebane Foundation for Teacher Training & Summer Camp

By Staff   Through a generous gift from the Mebane Foundation, Triad Academy at Summit School will provide Orton-Gillingham training to 10 public school teachers and scholarships for 20 public school students to receive one-on-one Orton-Gillingham instruction at a five-week summer camp. Orton-Gillingham is a multi-sensory approach to learning for […]


3rd Shift- Politically Appointed Board of Governors Continues Partisan Purge with Board of Governor’s President- Now Targeting WSSU & UNCSA

By Chad Nance   Art Pope’s Civitas has long wanted to close North Carolina’s Historically Black Colleges… now they just may get their chance. In 2014 their hand-picked UNC Board of Governors targeted programs throughout North Carolina’s university system that are geared toward the studies of poverty, economy, climate and […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 1 comment · 3rd Shift, Colleges & Univ, Columns, Education

UNCSA Alumni Angus McLachlan and JT Rogers will Discuss Their Work Sunday on Campus

By Staff   UNCSA alumni Angus MacLachlan and J.T. Rogers will return to the University of North Carolina School of the Arts as participants in the three-part 50th Anniversary Speaker Series which focuses on the school’s rich, but overlooked literary heritage. Part two of the series is at 7pm Sunday, […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
UNC-TV to Broadcast “The Cirkus Theatre Project: Creativity and Collaboration at UNCSA”

UNC-TV to Broadcast “The Cirkus Theatre Project: Creativity and Collaboration at UNCSA”

By Staff The University of North Carolina School of the Arts and University of North Carolina Television will present a special half-hour documentary entitled “The Cirkus Theatre Project: Creativity and Collaboration at UNCSA.” The program, which will air statewide on Friday, Jan. 23 at 10:30pm, highlights the original artistic accomplishments […]

by · January 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Education, UNCSA