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Forsyth Tech Goes the Extra Mile: A Story of Two Instructors and Two Students

Forsyth Tech fulfills its mission to help students graduate in a number of significant ways.  Recently, two graduates of the Global Logistics Technology program experienced first-hand how the college goes above and beyond to help students complete their degree. Demetria Ledbetter, program coordinator for Global Logistics Technology, discovered that two […]

by · August 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
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WSSU Chancellor to Serve on Panel at White House Initiative on HBCUs Conference

By Staff Dr. Elwood L. Robinson, Chancellor of Winston-Salem State University, will serve on a panel during the National Historically Black Colleges and Universities Week Conference sponsored by the White House Initiative on HBCUs next month. Robinson will speak about philanthropy and fund raising at HBCUs during the two-day conference […]

by · August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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WFU Hosts Panel on the Confederate Flag & Featuring Activists who Removed Flag from SC Capitol & Co-Founder of #BlackLivesMatter Movement

By Staff   The Pro Humanitate Institute at Wake Forest University will host a panel discussion called “The Flag: Navigating Southern Identity, Race and Symbolism” on Wednesday, Sept. 2 from 6-7pm in Wait Chapel. The panel will include: Katon Dawson – Dawson was first elected Chairman of the South Carolina […]

by · August 24, 2015 · 1 comment · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest
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State Highway Patrol Urges Motorists to Stay Alert as School Year Begins

By Staff   In North Carolina, over 14,000 school buses will be traveling our highways every day transporting children to and from school. Most motorists that meet school buses on the state’s highways actually stop as required by North Carolina law. However some do not. The results can be tragic. […]

DHHS Reminds Middle School Parents of New Vaccination Requirements

DHHS Reminds Middle School Parents of New Vaccination Requirements

By Staff The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is reminding parents of North Carolina middle school students to be aware of recent changes to immunization requirements, effective for this school year. Children not up-to-date on these vaccinations will have 30 days from the start of school to be inoculated […]

by · August 13, 2015 · 1 comment · Community, Education, Health, Middle Schools
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WS/FCS Employment Opportunities Available for This School Year

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools has announced employment opportunities for various teaching and high-need operations positions. 

Sen. Burr Presents Forsyth Tech with National Cybersecurity Program Designation, Commends College’s Leadership

Sen. Burr Presents Forsyth Tech with National Cybersecurity Program Designation, Commends College’s Leadership

By Staff Forsyth Tech announced at a press event Monday that its cybersecurity program has been named a Center for Academic Excellence (CAE) in Cyber Defense Education. This national designation is jointly awarded by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and is the most […]

by · August 12, 2015 · 1 comment · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
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WS/FCS hold Amazing Summer ESCAPE Finale and Back-to-School Celebration

By Staff According to Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools, they will hold the Amazing Summer ESCAPE Finale and Back-to-School Celebration on Saturday, August 15 from 11:00am to 2:00pm at Hanes Mall. Students who have registered and participated in Summer ESCAPE activities, as well as community and at-home-learning activities from the ASE Hotline, […]

by · August 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Education, Features, Just For kids
Forsyth Tech is introducing a two-year degree in Motorcycle Mechanics this fall.

Forsyth Tech Introduces New Program Options for 2015-2016 Academic Year

By Staff   Forsyth Tech is responding to the needs of the local business community while providing new options to students for the 2015-2016 academic year with the introduction of new programs, industry credentials, and online courses.   Among the new offerings is the Associate in Engineering program (AE). Engineering […]

by · August 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
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WS/FCS to Hold Parent Meeting to Learn More About Title I Schools

60% of WS/FC schools are designated as Title I schools (see list below). A Title I Meeting and application review will be held for parents and community stakeholders Monday, August 10 from 6-7 pm at the Enterprise Center at 922 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd. The meeting will review […]