News and Features
June 7, 2016
Book by Professor Roy Doron featured in Washington-Post
Roy Doron, Assistant Professor in the department of History, Politics and Social Justice, recently published book, Ken Saro-Wiwa, co-authored with Toyin Falola, Frances Higginbotham Nalle Centennial Professor in History at the University of Texas at Austin, will be featured in the Washington-Post’s annual African Politics Summer Reading Spectacular.
June 6, 2016
Diggs Gallery to host groundbreaking exhibition
Winston-Salem State University’s Diggs Gallery will host a major exhibition of works by Rembrandt, Picasso, and others as part of its “A Legacy Reunited: The Gordon and Copey Hanes Print Collection” curated by Endia Beal, Director of Diggs Gallery and Assistant Professor in the department of Art + Visual Studies and Lisandra Estevez, Assistant Professor in the department of Art + Visual Studies.
June 2, 2016
Professor Lynette Wood discusses HBCUs in North Carolina
Lynette Wood, Associate Professor and Chair of the department of Accounting and Management Information Systems, recently discussed the state of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) in North Carolina on the Charlotte National Public Radio (NPR) affiliate station WFAE-FM 90.7.
June 1, 2016
Dean Corey D. B. Walker discusses HBCUs on UNC-TV
Corey D. B. Walker, Dean of the College and John W. and Anna Hodgin Hanes Professor of the Humanities, was featured on a recent edition of UNC-TV’s Black Issues Forum discussing the topic HBCUs: Reengineered for the Future.
May 31, 2016
Winston-Salem State University ranked in top 10 in North Carolina in education
Winston-Salem State University’s education preparation program is ranked #6 in North Carolina by ToBecomeATeacher.org.
James Pope, Assistant Professor in the department of Liberal Studies, will produce an new hour-long program, Africa World Now Project, to air on the university’s National Public Radio affiliate station WSNC-FM 90.5.
Endia Beal, Director of the Diggs Gallery and Assistant Professor in the department of Art + Visual Studies, is one of 18 photographers to be named a grantee form the 2016 Emergency Fund sponsored by the Magnum Foundation in collaboration with the Prince Claus Fund.
The 2016 Senior Art Exhibition, “Black Reign,” featuring the work of twelve African American male artists was recently reviewed in the Journal.