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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
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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
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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
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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
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WSSU Professor Earns Rehabilitation Education Award

By Staff   Dr. Robin E. Dock, associate professor in the Department of Rehabilitation Counseling at Winston-Salem State University, recent received the Sylvia Walker Education Award from the National Association of Multicultural Rehabilitation Concerns, a division of the National Rehabilitation Association that promotes ethical and state-of-the-art practices in rehabilitation. Dock, […]

by · October 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, WSSU
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WSSU to Develop a Relationship with University in Kenya

By Staff Winston-Salem State University has signed a memorandum of understanding with Kenyatta University in Nairobi, Kenya, that will lead to student and faculty exchanges and research collaborations. “This agreement creates another opportunity for our students and faculty to engage in global conversations with colleagues in advancing the frontiers of […]

by · October 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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WSSU Visiting Scholar Dr. M. Badrul Alam to Speak on India-U.S. Relations September 17

By Staff Dr. Mohammed Badrul Alam, professor and Political Science department head at Jamia Millia Islamia University in New Delhi, India, will speak about the global impact of India-U.S. relations at 11 a.m. on September 17 in room 136 of the R.J. Reynolds Building on the campus of Winston-Salem State […]

by · September 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU