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UNCSA to Introduce “Acting Out!” Community School in January

By Staff   The University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) is adding a fourth component to its popular community education programs beginning in January. Called “Acting Out!” the new program will be offered to both children and adults for a 14-week semester beginning Jan. 5, 2015, and […]

by · November 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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Wake Forest University Community to Pack Meals on Thursday for Hungry Children in Forsyth County

By Staff   A group of Wake Forest University students and volunteers will pack 600 meals on Thursday, Nov. 20, for children who attend public schools in Forsyth County. The Forsyth Backpack Program, the WFU Resident Student Association and Delta Zeta will host a meal packing event at 7 p.m. […]

by · November 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest

WSSU Fraternity Hosts 18th Annual Sleep-Out for the Homeless on Nov 21

By Staff   The Delta Alpha Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. at Winston-Salem State University will conduct its 18th annual overnight sleep-out to raise awareness of homelessness in the Piedmont Triad on Nov. 21, beginning at 6 p.m. near the Greek plots on campus. Activities during the past […]

by · November 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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WSSU’s International Education Week to Feature an African Queen Mother on November 13

By Staff   Nuekie Aku Opata, a 1998 graduate of Winston-Salem State University  will share her experiences of being installed as the Queen Mother of her tribe in Ghana during a presentation on “Connecting and Reclaiming African and African American Identities” on Thursday, November 13, at 2pm in Room 207A […]

by · November 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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Wake Forest to Face Albany in 2014 NCAA Championships

By Josh Gresh, Wake Forest Athletic Communications   The 2014 ACC Field Hockey Champion, and No. 11-ranked Wake Forest field hockey team will face the American East Champion, No. 14 Albany in the first round of the 2014 NCAA Field Hockey tournament on Saturday, November 15, at 2 p.m. in […]

by · November 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest
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WFU Professor’s Research Shows Hungry Bats Compete for Prey by Jamming Sonar

By Staff   In their nightly forays, bats hunting for insects compete with as many as one million hungry roost-mates. A study published this week in Science shows that Mexican free-tailed bats jam the sonar of competitors to gain advantage in aerial foraging contests. The research was conducted by Aaron […]

by · November 7, 2014 · 1 comment · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest
Salem Set to Host GSAC Soccer and Volleyball Tournaments This Weekend

Salem Set to Host GSAC Soccer and Volleyball Tournaments This Weekend

By Staff Salem College will host this weekend’s Great South Athletic Conference (GSAC) Soccer and Volleyball Tournaments. Both teams from Salem are the number one seed in their tournament. Schools from across the country will come to Salem to try to secure the conference’s automatic bid to the NCAA Division […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Salem College
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“Mr. Wake Forest” Ed Wilson Receives N.C. Humanities Council Top Honor

By Staff On Thursday, Oct. 30,on the campus of Wake Forest University, Ed Wilson, Professor Emeritus of English and Provost Emeritus of Wake Forest University, received the North Carolina Humanities Council’s highest honor, the John Tyler Caldwell Award for the Humanities. The Caldwell Award recognizes Wilson’s lifelong achievements as an […]

Wake Forest University Hones its Focus for Changing MBA Market

Wake Forest University Hones its Focus for Changing MBA Market

By Staff Wake Forest University School of Business is refocusing how its MBA program is delivered based on the changing needs of the market. School leaders decided that the best value for MBA employer partners and students are programs that focus on professional development without interrupting careers. To allow Wake […]


WSSU Rehabilitation Counseling Program Awarded More than $2 Million in Grants

By Staff The Department of Rehabilitation Counseling at Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) has received two grants totally more than $2 million from the U.S. Department of Education. The grants from the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services are to address the shortage in professionals in rehabilitation, as well as […]

by · October 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU