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WSSU’s Michael McKenzie Selected for Teaching Excellence Award

By Staff   Dr. Michael McKenzie, associate professor in the Department of Exercise Physiology at Winston-Salem State University, has been selected by the University of North Carolina Board of Governors to receive a 2015 Award for Excellence in Teaching. The 17 recipients of the 2015 awards represent the institutions within […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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WSSU to Host State Alliance Forming to Tackle NC’s Post-ACA Health Professional Shortage

By Staff   Now that more Americans have health insurance due to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the nation’s healthcare system requires more health professionals at a time of rapid and diverse population growth. A new academic and community partnership – The North Carolina Alliance to Transform the Health Professions – aims […]

by · March 24, 2015 · 1 comment · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
WSSU Dean on Panel for National Humanities Alliance Annual Meeting

WSSU Dean on Panel for National Humanities Alliance Annual Meeting

By Staff   Dr. Corey D. B. Walker, dean of the College of Arts, Sciences, Business and Education at Winston-Salem State University, has been invited to participate in the 2015 annual meeting of the National Humanities Alliance March 16-17 in Washington, D.C. Walker will serve on a panel addressing “The […]

by · March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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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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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

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

WSSU Fraternity Hosts 18th Annual Sleep-Out for the Homeless on Nov 21

By Staff   The Delta Alpha Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. at Winston-Salem State University will conduct its 18th annual overnight sleep-out to raise awareness of homelessness in the Piedmont Triad on Nov. 21, beginning at 6 p.m. near the Greek plots on campus. Activities during the past […]

by · November 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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WSSU’s International Education Week to Feature an African Queen Mother on November 13

By Staff   Nuekie Aku Opata, a 1998 graduate of Winston-Salem State University  will share her experiences of being installed as the Queen Mother of her tribe in Ghana during a presentation on “Connecting and Reclaiming African and African American Identities” on Thursday, November 13, at 2pm in Room 207A […]

by · November 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU

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