teen pregnancy

WSSU Receives $400,000 Grant to Reduce Teen Pregnancy in Montgomery County

By Staff Winston-Salem State University  has received a $400,000 grant to support an evidence-based program designed to reduce teen pregnancy in Montgomery County, N.C. The study, a partnership between WSSU and Montgomery County schools, is directed at middle school students and is funded by the North Carolina Department of Health […]

by · July 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU

WSSU Motorsports Management Program Will Bring Racing to Kids – Free Camp

By Staff With the help of Matt Murphy, the 13-year-old racing sensation, the Motorsports Management Program at Winston-Salem State University will introduce young people to the many sides of racing at two Diversity in Motion Initiative camps in July. The camps, which are free and open to local students from […]

by · June 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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Chancellor Reaves Receives Honorary Degree during WSSU Commencement

By Staff Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) bestowed an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree on its chancellor, Donald Julian Reaves, during the university’s commencement ceremony on Friday, May 16. The Board of Trustees of the university voted unanimously to confer the degree to recognize Reaves for his contributions to WSSU […]

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WSSU Moves Commencement to Bowman Gray Stadium for 2014

By Staff The approximately 1,000 students who will be participating in the 2014 Winston-Salem State University commencement ceremony will be making history and possibly starting a new tradition. For the first time, the university will be holding its graduation at Bowman Gray Stadium. The event will be Friday, May 16, […]

health disparities

How is Your Heart Project Focusing on Improving Health Disparities Through Endowed Scholarship

By Staff In its latest project, the community group How is Your Heart Project brought together 35 people from neighborhoods, businesses, politics, health care, faith-based organizations and academics to develop methods to support educating healthcare providers on the importance of eliminating health disparities. Out of that meeting, the group decided […]

by · May 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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WSSU Names Tonia Walker Athletic Director

by Staff Tonia Walker, associate director of athletics and senior woman administration at Winston-Salem State University, has been named the athletic director for the program effective immediately. “Tonia has done an outstanding job in every role she has been given within the WSSU athletics program and has a wealth of […]

Donald Reeves

WSSU Chancellor’s Search Committee Announced – Holds First Meeting Monday

By Staff The Search Committee for a new chancellor at Winston-Salem State University has been named and will hold its first meeting beginning at 8:30 am Monday, April 21, at the Greensboro Airport Marriott. Tom Ross, president of the UNC system, will present the charge to the committee. The meeting […]

by · April 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, WSSU

WSSU Student Takes First Place in National STEM Conference

By Staff Olivia Franklin, a biology major at Winston-Salem State University, won first place in the Undergraduate Biological Sciences Poster Presentation category at the recent 2014 Emerging Researchers National Conference in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). Franklin’s presentation was entitled “Bioinformatic Analysis of Preseilin-2.” She was one of five […]

by · April 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU

WSSU to Host Elementary Mathematics Invitational on April 5

By Staff The Center for Mathematics, Science and Technology Education (CMSTE) and the Department of Mathematics at Winston-Salem State University will host the third annual Elementary Mathematics Invitational (EMI) on April 5, 2014, from 8 am until noon in room 207 of the Thompson Center on the university campus as […]

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WSSU Chancellor Announces He is Stepping Down, Will Return to the Classroom

By Staff   According to a press release sent out Friday, Donald Julian Reaves will step down as Chancellor of Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) effective December 31, 2014, or thereafter when a successor is in place. Accompanied by his wife Deborah, Reaves made the announcement to a gathering of university […]

by · March 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, WSSU