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center for smart financial choices

Scholarship Opportunity Available for Adults & High School Seniors

By Staff In keeping with its mission to help individuals achieve financial wellness throughout all stages of life, The Center for Smart Financial Choices (CFSFC) announced its second set of scholarship opportunities for current or rising college students. The scholarships offer not only financial assistance, but include a financial education […]

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WSSU Baseball Returns to BB&T Ballpark in 2015

By Staff For the fifth consecutive season, Winston-Salem State University’s baseball program will suit up at BB&T Ballpark for the majority of their home games. The Rams will play 27 games at BB&T Ballpark from late January until mid-April. Winston-Salem State has scheduled almost 100 games at BB&T Ballpark since […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
nancy lublin

Entrepreneur Nancy Lublin to Speak at Wake Forest

By Staff     DoSomething.org CEO and founder of Dress for Success Nancy Lublin, named one of the “World’s 50 Greatest Leaders” by Fortune magazine, will participate in an open dialogue on leadership with Wake Forest President Nathan Hatch and politics professor Melissa Harris-Perry on Wednesday, Feb. 4 from 6 […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest
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UNCSA- Film School Alumni On the Screen at Sundance & Slamdance

By Staff Nearly 30 alumni from the School of Filmmaking and the School of Drama at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) have ties to at least 14 independent films screening at Sundance Film Festival and the alternative Slamdance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. The […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 1 comment · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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3rd Shift- Politically Appointed Board of Governors Continues Partisan Purge with Board of Governor’s President- Now Targeting WSSU & UNCSA

By Chad Nance   Art Pope’s Civitas has long wanted to close North Carolina’s Historically Black Colleges… now they just may get their chance. In 2014 their hand-picked UNC Board of Governors targeted programs throughout North Carolina’s university system that are geared toward the studies of poverty, economy, climate and […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 1 comment · 3rd Shift, Colleges & Univ, Columns, Education
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UNCSA Alumni Angus McLachlan and JT Rogers will Discuss Their Work Sunday on Campus

By Staff   UNCSA alumni Angus MacLachlan and J.T. Rogers will return to the University of North Carolina School of the Arts as participants in the three-part 50th Anniversary Speaker Series which focuses on the school’s rich, but overlooked literary heritage. Part two of the series is at 7pm Sunday, […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
UNC-TV to Broadcast “The Cirkus Theatre Project: Creativity and Collaboration at UNCSA”

UNC-TV to Broadcast “The Cirkus Theatre Project: Creativity and Collaboration at UNCSA”

By Staff The University of North Carolina School of the Arts and University of North Carolina Television will present a special half-hour documentary entitled “The Cirkus Theatre Project: Creativity and Collaboration at UNCSA.” The program, which will air statewide on Friday, Jan. 23 at 10:30pm, highlights the original artistic accomplishments […]

by · January 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Education, UNCSA
melissa harris perry

Melissa Harris-Perry Named Executive Director of WFU’s Pro Humanitate Institute

By Staff   Melissa Harris-Perry, Wake Forest University politics professor and MSNBC television host, has been appointed executive director of the University’s Pro Humanitate Institute. Launched this summer, the Pro Humanitate Institute brings under one umbrella many of Wake Forest’s community engagement efforts. Through teaching, research, service and professional development […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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WSSU & SciWorks Collaborating to Improve Science Education

By Staff   Winston-Salem State University and SciWorks have announced that they will begin working together to improve science education for the university’s students and increase access to science education for students in the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School System. Through a memorandum of understanding scheduled signed January 5, the two institutions […]

by · January 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
edgar d. christman

Longtime Wake Forest University Chaplain Edgar Christman Passes Away

By Staff   Chaplain Emeritus Edgar D. Christman, who served as chaplain at Wake Forest University for more than 30 years, died on Dec. 24, 2014. He was 85.  A service has been scheduled for Dec. 30 at 11 am. in Wait Chapel. For years, Christman welcomed freshmen to Wake Forest […]

by · December 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest