April 1, 2017 - April 30, 2017
Friday, April 7, 2017
11 amFaculty and Staff,Community Connections,Student
Dr. Devyn Spence Benson, assistant professor of Africana and Latin American studies at Davidson College, will make a presentation on "Race: Cuba's Unfinished Revolution." Benson's newest book, "Antiracism in Cuba: The Unfinished Revolution" (UNC press, 2016), is based on over 18 months of field research in Cuba where she has traveled annually since 2003. The presentation is free and open to the public. Location: Thompson Student Services Center, Room 207C
1 pmFaculty and Staff,Community Connections,Student
Get ahead this summer with WSSUâ€™s Summer Sessions. At WSSU this summer, you can complete courses in a little as five weeks. Also, because WSSU offers two sessions, you donâ€™t have to spend your entire summer in class if you donâ€™t want to.
1 pmStudent,Faculty and Staff,Community Connections
The graduating class of occupational therapy will deliver public presentations on year-long, faculty-directed research projects. Location: Hill Hall, L05
Saturday, April 8, 2017
Parents,Community Connections,First-Year Students
Plan to attend the next WSSU Open House on Saturday, April 8.
7 pmParents,First-Year Students,Community Connections
Winston-Salem State University, in collaboration with the Young Alumni Council (YAC), honors 40 remarkable alumni who are making great strides in their careers and contributions to their communities through the WSSU â€œ40 Under 40â€ Alumni Awards. Purchase your ticket for the 40 Under 40 Alumni Awards Gala, which will be held at 7 p.m. at Winston-Salemâ€™s Benton Convention Center, Piedmont Room 4.
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
3 pmParents,First-Year Students,Community Connections
The 2017 John W. and Anna Hodgin Hanes Lecture will feature writer and historian Lawrence Jackson, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor at John Hopkins University. The lecture, titled, "Long Quarter at the River Bend," will focus on African American social reformer and abolitionist Frederick Douglass and Maryland Eastern Shore. The lecture is free and open to the public. Location: Diggs Gallery
Thursday, April 13, 2017
7:30 pmCommunity Connections,Faculty and Staff,Student
WSSU Jazz Ensemble - Section One will present its Spring Concert in Dillard Auditorium of the Albert H. Anderson Center. Doors will open at 7 p.m. This concert is open and free to the public.
Friday, April 21, 2017
10 am- 3 pmFaculty and Staff,Community Connections,Student
The Faculty of Education at Winston-Salem State University present the 2017 Transforming Education Community Roundtable. The annual forum brings together scholars, educational professionals and community representatives to advance fresh thinking and bold ideas designed to enhance public education in our community. This year's theme is: "Race, Gender, Place and the Future of Education in America." Location: Albert H. Anderson Conference Center
Friday, April 28, 2017
First-Year Students,Parents,Community Connections
Enjoy 18 holes of golf at Winston Lake Golf Course while supporting WSSU students at the 17th annual WSSU Golf Classic. All proceeds from the event benefit the WSSU Foundation General Scholarship Fund.