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Mount Tabor Included in The Daily Beast’s Top High Schools

By Staff   Mount Tabor High School is among the top 500 high schools in the country, according to rankings released by The Daily Beast this week. The Daily Beast used six indicators culled from school surveys to compare public high schools in the U.S., with graduation and college acceptance […]

by · August 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, High Schools, Pre-K to 12
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Four Elected to the WSSU Foundation Board of Directors

By staff The Winston-Salem State University Foundation has elected four new board members. They are Tamisha Clark, general manager at Cook Medical; Wendy Knight, vice president at Novant Health, Inc.; Crystal Thompkins, vice president for BNY Mellon; and John Thorne, senior director of benefits at Reynolds American. The Foundation’s returning […]

by · August 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, WSSU
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WFU Online Has Interactive Maps to See Enrollment by State & NC County

By Staff   Wake Forest University has posted interactive maps online that enable users to see exactly where WFU’s new students are leaving when they come to their new home, here in Winston-Salem.  The majority of new students still hail from North Carolina with New Jersey and New York coming in […]

by · August 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest
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SECCA & UNCSA to Unveil the Artist’s Studio Collaboration

By Staff Two state organizations that bring premier arts education and programming to Winston-Salem, the Triad and beyond are partnering in a first-of-its-kind collaboration designed to explore and showcase the creative process. The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art and the University of North Carolina School of the Arts  have announced […]

by · August 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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Salem College Class of 2018 is Largest in 243-year History

By Staff   When Salem College greets new students at move-in and orientation on August 23, faculty and staff will welcome to campus the largest and most diverse incoming class in Salem’s esteemed 243-year history of educating young women. There are 219 new students enrolled for the fall semester, including […]

by · August 23, 2014 · 1 comment · Colleges & Univ, Education, Salem College
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Triad Academy at Summit School Ranked Among Top in America

by staff Triad Academy at Summit School, a school within a school that provides educational opportunities to students with dyslexia and related written language differences, has been ranked the No. 4 school in America by the Masters in Special Education Program Guide. A co-ed day school for grades 1-9, Triad […]

by · August 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, Pre-K to 12, Uncategorized
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NC GOP Voucher Program Ruled Unconstitutional by Superior Court Judge

By Staff “The General Assembly fails the students of North Carolina when they are sent with public, tax-payer money to private schools that have no obligation to teach them anything. – Superior Court Judge Robert Hobgood In a strongly worded decision from the bench Thursday morning, Superior Court Judge Robert […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 2 comments · Education, Features, Pre-K to 12
Welcome to UNCSA – Shared Memories of the First Day

Welcome to UNCSA – Shared Memories of the First Day

Editor’s Note: If you attended UNCSA , please send us your stories of Day One on the ground at one of the best conservatory arts schools in the world. We will crash them in below as a welcome to all of the new kids arriving today. For those new students, […]

by · August 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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UNCSA Police Chief Takes New Job at William & Mary

By Staff Deb Cheesebro, senior director of public safety and emergency management and chief of police at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts has accepted the position of chief of police at the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Va. Her resignation from UNCSA is effective […]

by · August 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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UNCSA Film School Named in Hollywood Reporter’s Top 25

By Staff The School of Filmmaking at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts is among the top 25 film schools in the country, according to The Hollywood Reporter. In its fourth annual ranking, on newsstands Aug. 8 and released online July 30, the magazine placed UNCSA’s Film […]

by · August 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, UNCSA