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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 […]

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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
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WFU President Inducted into the American Academy of Arts & Sciences

By Staff President Nathan Hatch has been inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. One of the nation’s most prestigious honorary societies, the Academy is also a leading center for independent policy research. Members contribute to Academy publications and studies of science and technology policy, energy and global […]

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Acclaimed Choreographer Twyla Tharp to Host Evening at Salem College

  By Staff   Salem College, through the generous support of the June Porter Johnson Series for the Visual and Performing Arts, will welcome famed choreographer Twyla Tharp to Winston-Salem for a craft talk, “Living the Creative Life,” and dance pieces performed by Salem College students and community volunteers, followed […]

by · October 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Salem College
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WSSU Professor Earns Rehabilitation Education Award

By Staff   Dr. Robin E. Dock, associate professor in the Department of Rehabilitation Counseling at Winston-Salem State University, recent received the Sylvia Walker Education Award from the National Association of Multicultural Rehabilitation Concerns, a division of the National Rehabilitation Association that promotes ethical and state-of-the-art practices in rehabilitation. Dock, […]

by · October 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, WSSU
Forsyth Tech Opens New Location at 525@Vine

Forsyth Tech Opens New Location at 525@Vine

By Staff   Forsyth Tech officially opened its newest location Wednesday at 525@vine in Wake Forest Innovation Quarter in downtown Winston-Salem, which is now home to the college’s Business & Industry Services Division. 525@vine, a former tobacco factory that was recently redeveloped and renovated into a mixed-used laboratory and office building, […]

by · October 10, 2014 · 1 comment · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
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Wake Forest Law Professor Tracey Banks Coan named 1st Assistant Dean for Academic Engagement

By Staff   Wake Forest Law Professor Tracey Banks Coan has been named the law school’s first assistant dean for academic engagement. “Professor Coan stays on top of the literature about the best teaching and best learning techniques in legal education,” says Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77). “This new position […]

by · October 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, Wake Forest
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Gov. Pat McCrory Recognizes Forsyth Tech on Manufacturing Day

By Staff   North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory visited Triumph Actuation in Clemmons Friday afternoon as part of Manufacturing Day activities and credited Forsyth Tech’s Customized Job Training Programs as models for the development of a skilled manufacturing workforce. Forsyth Tech President Dr. Gary Green and Dean of Business & […]

by · October 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
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WSSU to Develop a Relationship with University in Kenya

By Staff Winston-Salem State University has signed a memorandum of understanding with Kenyatta University in Nairobi, Kenya, that will lead to student and faculty exchanges and research collaborations. “This agreement creates another opportunity for our students and faculty to engage in global conversations with colleagues in advancing the frontiers of […]

by · October 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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Local Grad Applies Youth Leadership Skills as Freshman in the United States Naval Academy

By Staff   Timothy Smith, a graduate of Summit School and Calvary Baptist Day School high school, is excelling during his fall semester as a freshman (called a plebe) at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD. Smith recently said the leadership skills honed in Winston-Salem are serving him […]

by · September 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Features