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Forsyth Tech to Hold Information Sessions for Short-Term Worker Training Classes in Stokes Co

By Staff   Forsyth Tech in Stokes County has received a $90,000 Rural Community Mobilization Grant through the NC Department of Commerce to provide short-term job training to the unemployed and underemployed in Stokes County. The program is designed to connect qualified residents with full-time jobs and new careers, and […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
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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
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
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Rev. William Barber to Speak at WFU School of Divinity’s Fall Convocation on September 2

By Staff The Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II, architect of North Carolina’s Moral Monday-Forward Together Movement, president of the North Carolina NAACP, and pastor of Greenleaf Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Goldsboro, NC, will deliver Wake Forest University School of Divinity’s Fall Convocation address on Tuesday, Sept. 2. […]

by · August 12, 2014 · 1 comment · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest
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WFU Graduate Student Receives Prestigious Boren Award

By Kim McGrath (WFU)   Nazanin Kaussari of Winston-Salem has been awarded a Boren Fellowship to study in Tajikistan during the 2014-2015 academic year. Kaussari is a graduate student in the Interpreting and Translation Studies Program at Wake Forest University. She will improve her Persian proficiency and conduct a linguistics […]

by · August 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, Wake Forest