Education

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WSSU’s Michael McKenzie Selected for Teaching Excellence Award

By Staff   Dr. Michael McKenzie, associate professor in the Department of Exercise Physiology at Winston-Salem State University, has been selected by the University of North Carolina Board of Governors to receive a 2015 Award for Excellence in Teaching. The 17 recipients of the 2015 awards represent the institutions within […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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WFU Names Michele Gillespie Dean of the College

By Staff   Wake Forest University has appointed Presidential Endowed Professor of Southern History Michele Gillespie as Dean of the College, with academic oversight for the undergraduate school of arts and sciences. Gillespie will begin serving as dean July 1. Gillespie joined the Wake Forest faculty in 1999. She was […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest
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West Forsyth Learning What it Takes to Make a Movie

By Kim Underwood Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools   On Friday, the students in Renae Hubbard’s theatre class at West got a sense of how much work goes into shooting even the simplest scene in a movie. “I liked everything about it,” said Jomaliz Colon, a junior at West Forsyth High School. […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Education, High Schools, Pre-K to 12
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WSSU to Host State Alliance Forming to Tackle NC’s Post-ACA Health Professional Shortage

By Staff   Now that more Americans have health insurance due to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the nation’s healthcare system requires more health professionals at a time of rapid and diverse population growth. A new academic and community partnership – The North Carolina Alliance to Transform the Health Professions – aims […]

by · March 24, 2015 · 1 comment · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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Arts Based School 8th Graders Release Manufacturing Economies: Textiles History Doc

By Staff   8th Graders at The Arts Based School, with artist-in-residence film maker Diana Greene, will premiere the documentary film, “Manufacturing Economies”, on Thursday, March 26th at 6:00pm. at the school. Ms. Greene is an accomplished local professional in writing, photography, and documentary film-making. She spent the past two […]

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UNCSA Film composer Nominated for Student Emmy

By Staff   An alum of the UNCSA School of Filmmaking  has been nominated for a College Television Award by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Foundation, Film Dean Susan Ruskin has announced. Nate Fenwick Smith from Mesa, Ariz., is nominated for original music composition for his score for the […]

by · March 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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W-S/Forsyth County Schools Spring Arts Extravaganza Opens Wednesday March 18

By Staff   Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools will showcase art from their students at a Spring Arts Extravaganza, Wednesday, March 18 through Wednesday, March 25, at the Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts in downtown Winston-Salem. The opening reception is 5-7:00pm., Friday, March 20. The show and the reception are both […]

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UNCSA School of Filmmaking Offering Film Appreciation Class for Community

By Staff   The University of North Carolina School of the Arts School of Filmmaking is offering a film appreciation course for the community entitled 1939: It Was a Very Good Year. The course will be taught by Dale M. Pollock, associate professor, and will take place on Tuesdays from […]

by · March 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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High School Brass Musicians Are Invited to Chamber Music Competition at UNCSA

By Staff   Registration is now open for the Second Annual High School Chamber Brass Competition on Sunday, April 12, at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. The deadline to register is March 20. The competition is open to any high school chamber brass group of three […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
WSSU Dean on Panel for National Humanities Alliance Annual Meeting

WSSU Dean on Panel for National Humanities Alliance Annual Meeting

By Staff   Dr. Corey D. B. Walker, dean of the College of Arts, Sciences, Business and Education at Winston-Salem State University, has been invited to participate in the 2015 annual meeting of the National Humanities Alliance March 16-17 in Washington, D.C. Walker will serve on a panel addressing “The […]

by · March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU