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WSSU, UNCSA Collaboration Wins Two Awards in NSF Video Showcase

By Staff A three-minute video produced by two Winston-Salem State University Faculty members and featuring their cinematography, along with work by students and graduates of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, won the Public Choice and the Presenters’ Choice awards in the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) 2015 […]

by · May 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA, WSSU
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Jim & Mary Allen Martin Recieve UNCSA’s Giannini Society Award

By Staff Jim and Mary Allen Martin of Winston-Salem are the recipients of the 2015 Giannini Society Award at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA). One of the school’s most prestigious honors, the award was presented at University Commencement on May 9. The Giannini Society was […]

by · May 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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“First Brunch, Then Yawning Uncertainty” – WFU’s 2015 Commencement

  By Chad Nance Photos by Michael A. Wiseman   Wake Forest University’s 2015 commencement contained little of the noisy clamor of 2014’s event, headlined by a recently fired from the New York Times Jill Abramson. In it’s place was a quieter and more joyful tone set by comedian Stephen […]


For 2015 Grads, It’s a Buyers’ Market

By Staff While student debt continues to be a major concern for college students, their parents, and the overall economy there is some good news through the gloom.  The job market continues to improve for college graduates. Employer surveys by the National Association of Colleges and Employers and the Career […]

by · May 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Education, Wake Forest
Urban Death Project Brings Natural Human Remains Decomposition to Wake Forest Law Class

Urban Death Project Brings Natural Human Remains Decomposition to Wake Forest Law Class

By Staff Wake Forest Law Professor Tanya Marsh’s Funeral and Cemetery Law class is working to help bring the natural process of human remains decomposition to your state. As the first and only course of its kind at an American law school, Marsh’s course is already an innovation. By collaborating […]

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Wake Forest Law Student with Nepal Connections Recommends Relief Organizations

By Staff The earthquakes in Nepal are tragic on many levels, most obviously in the sheer number of people who have lost their lives and the many more who have lost their homes, says Wake Forest Law Professor John Knox, United Nations Independent Expert on Human Rights and the Environment. […]


Winston-Salem State University Awarded Major Grant for Research Initiative

By Staff Winston-Salem State University has been awarded a five-year grant totaling $2.3 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to better prepare undergraduate students in the biomedical and bio-behavioral sciences to compete for graduate programs leading to Ph.D., medical degrees or a combination of a Ph.D. and medical […]

by · May 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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Forsyth Tech Celebrates 2015 Commencement: “It Means Everything”

By Michael A. Wiseman The word “commencement” conjures up visions of robes and hats, of processions to Pomp and Circumstance, and of diplomas and tassels. It’s a celebration; the culmination of years, a sign that hard work pays off. But it also means, literally, a beginning. The start of something […]

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Wake Forest Researchers Discover New Way to Assess Stress

By Staff Stress. Life’s trauma, physical or non-physical, can cause a flight-or-fight, or a freeze, stress response. Most experience it. Some are crippled by it. So how can stress, the body’s responses to what life throws at us, be assessed?

jeremy hurt; walter hauser; ronald pennix; henry amos; yolanda stewart; chef dennie veasey, chef instructor

Triad Community Kitchen Graduates Two Classes

By Staff   On Friday, April 10, 2015, the Triad Community Kitchen Culinary (TCK) culinary training program held a combined graduation ceremony for the CC25 and CC26 classes. Makisha Armstrong and Rod Pridgen, both of Winston-Salem, graduated from CC25. The graduating members of CC26 were Henry Amos, Walter Hauser, Jeremy […]