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RiverRun, WSSU, & UNC-TV Team Up for Special Screening of The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution

By Staff A new revolutionary culture emerged in the turbulent 1960s, and the Black Panther Party was at the vanguard. Weaving together a treasure trove of rare footage with the voices of a diverse group of people who were there, Director Stanley Nelson, winner of RiverRun 2015 Master of Cinema […]

by · January 31, 2016 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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WSSU Motorsports Management Student to Receive the First Sam Belnavis Scholarship

By Staff Robert Johnson, a Winston-Salem State University  junior Motorsports Management major from Kernersville is the first recipient of the $5,000 Sam Belnavis Scholarship from the North Carolina Motorsports Association and the North Carolina Motorsports Foundation. The scholarship is being awarded for the first time during 2016-2017 academic year. The […]

by · January 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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WSSU Researchers Receive $215,000 Grant to Implement Diabetes Prevention Programs for African-Americans

By Staff Winston-Salem State University researchers have received a two-year $215,000 Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services grant to work with Winston-Salem area churches to explore diabetes prevention in African-Americans age 18 and older. The grant will fund the development of a faith-based initiative titled, “The HOSEA Project: Training, Equipping […]

by · November 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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UNCSA Presents “The Perfect Broadway Musical”

By Staff The “perfect Broadway musical” comes to Winston-Salem when the University of North Carolina School of the Arts presents The Drowsy Chaperone, a send-up of Jazz-age shows of the 1920s. Faculty member Matt Loehr makes his UNCSA directorial debut, with actors from Studio IV, the senior class in the […]

by · November 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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WSSU Rehabilitation Counseling Gets $1 million Grant to Address Shortage of Rehab Professionals in Rural Counties

By Staff Winston-Salem State University  researchers have received a five-year $1 million U.S. Department of Education grant to reduce a shortage of rehabilitation professionals. WSSU’s Department of Rehabilitation Counseling received the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services grant to address the shortage in professionals in rehabilitation, as well as […]

by · October 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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Winston-Salem State University Ranked Among Top 10 in the Nation for Improving Economic Mobility

By Staff Winston-Salem State University was named one of the top 10 universities in the nation for its contribution toward narrowing the economic gap in the United States. Ranking seventh in the nation on the CollegeNet Social Mobility Index (SMI), WSSU is the highest ranked university in North Carolina and […]

by · October 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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WSSU Researchers Receive $2.6 Million Grant to Expand STEM Learning Project to Six National Parks

By Staff   Winston-Salem State University researchers and collaborators have received a $2.6 million grant from the National Science Foundation to fund the expansion of a project designed to improve science literacy among visitors to United States National Parks. The Interpreters and Scientists Working on Our Parks (iSWOOP) project is […]

by · October 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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Huffington Post Columnist Byron Williams Premiers Radio Program at WSNC 90.5 FM

By Staff Syndicated columnist and author Byron Williams will bring his political and social commentary to Winston-Salem State University’s WSNC 90.5 FM radio weekly every Tuesday at 7pm in a new hour-long program called Public Morality. Williams, who recently moved to Winston-Salem from San Francisco, writes for the Huffington Post, […]

by · October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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Two WSSU Employees Injured in Power Outage Friday

By Staff Classes at Winston-Salem State University were cancelled this afternoon and the campus was closed due to a power outage that resulted in the injury of two employees Friday morning. The two employees were injured around 10:35am as they were trouble shooting a power outage caused by a failed […]

by · September 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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WSSU Chancellor to Serve on Panel at White House Initiative on HBCUs Conference

By Staff Dr. Elwood L. Robinson, Chancellor of Winston-Salem State University, will serve on a panel during the National Historically Black Colleges and Universities Week Conference sponsored by the White House Initiative on HBCUs next month. Robinson will speak about philanthropy and fund raising at HBCUs during the two-day conference […]

by · August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU