Study abroad is a wonderful experience for those students who get the opportunity. But far too many students, particularly minority students, don’t the get the chance for a host of reasons. So universities like WSSU have changed their curriculums to bring international perspectives to their campuses. Read more here.
The offerings for new UNC system students will be a little less than offerings of subjects to major in than in previous years. Read more here.
Seeing the handwriting on the wall, WSSU is making a move to keep its Teaching English as a second language and applied linguistics program alive. Read more here.
Aaron Singleton, director of news and media relations at Winston-Salem State University, has been named to a two-year term on the board of the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) District III.
An award-winning higher education communications and marketing professional with nearly 30 years experience, Singleton is also serving a three-year appointment on the International CASE Commission on Communications and Marketing. As a commissioner, his role is to support the creation and dissemination of knowledge and standards in the communications and marketing disciplines for higher education advancement professionals globally.
CASE is an international professional association serving educational institutions and the advancement professionals who work on their behalf in alumni relations, communications, development, marketing and allied areas. The organization is one of the world’s largest nonprofit institutional membership educational associations.
The CASE District III board oversees operations, programming and services for more than 3,500 advancement professionals representing 560 member institutions in nine states located in the Southeast United States including Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.
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 Teaching and Learning Showcase.
The Public Choice was [...]
Christina Ware’s story is one of the many inspiring testimonials of the nearly 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students from near and afar who are expected to participate in Winston-Salem State University’s commencement ceremony on Friday, May 15, at 9:45 a.m., at Bowman Gray Stadium, 1250 South Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive.
Academy Award-winning recording artist, activist and actor [...]
Most coaches of any sport will tell you that building a championship caliber team where no team had existed for more than 30 years would be problematic at best and more likely impossible. But, the WSSU Rams baseball team, under the leadership of coach Kevin Ritsche has done the impossible for the last five years, [...]