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Stephen Colbert to Deliver WFU’s 2015 Commencement Address

By WFU Staff   Stephen Colbert is a best-selling author, writer, comedian, former presidential candidate and television personality. He is most widely known as the host and executive producer of Comedy Central’s acclaimed series, “The Colbert Report,” which audiences and critics alike hailed as one of the top comedy shows […]

by · March 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest
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Farming 2.0: How Forsyth Tech is Reinventing NC’s Agriculture Training

By Michael A. Wiseman   It would’ve been easy to mistake Forsyth Tech’s Stokes County Center for the local feed and seed store Saturday morning. Instead of students and textbooks, there were Carhartts, overalls, flannel shirts, and ball caps. Men wore their working boots. Calloused hands told stories of cold […]

by · March 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Forsyth Tech
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UNCSA Announces Launch of Chrysalis Chamber Music Institute

By Staff   The School of Music at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts has created the Chrysalis Chamber Music Institute, featuring two residencies by the renowned Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Dean Wade Weast has announced. A unique program aimed at helping graduate students reach […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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WFU to Host Panel Discussion on Islamophobia

By Staff   With headlines out of the Middle East displaying some new and terrible barbarity every day and American politicians cynically using them to put fear into their people and score political points, it is difficult for the average person to determine what is true and what is simply […]

by · February 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Wake Forest
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Salem Academy & College Team-up with Bookmarks to Present Writing for Young Adults with Bestselling Authors

By Staff   Salem Academy and College and Bookmarks will present a program with four bestselling and award-winning young adult authors on Monday, March 16, at 7pm. at the Drama Workshop in Elberson Fine Arts Center on the Salem Academy and College campus. This program is free and open to […]

by · February 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, Salem College
CCD Editorial Cartoon – Beyond the Court, Remembering Dean Smith

CCD Editorial Cartoon – Beyond the Court, Remembering Dean Smith

By Andrew David Cox           Andrew David Cox, from Pfafftown, is a cartoonist, painter and illustrator who specializes in editorial cartoons and political art. Cox drew editorial cartoons for The Appalachian, the student newspaper of Appalachian State, from August of 2012 to May of 2014. His […]

by · February 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education
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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
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Entrepreneur Nancy Lublin to Speak at Wake Forest

By Staff 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