News and Features
Endia Beale, Interim Director of the Diggs Gallery and Visiting Assistant Professor in the department of Art +Visual Studies, curated the newest exhibitions at the Diggs Gallery, “Flawlessly Feminine” and “Golden Lady,” featuring the covers of over fifty issues of Jet magazine and works by artists Willie Cole and Mario Moore.
Corey D. B. Walker, Dean and John W. and Anna Hodgin Hanes Professor of the Humanities, will discuss new perspectives on African American religion at the annual meeting of the Society for Historians of the Early American Republic in Raleigh, NC.
The department of Health, Physical Education and Sport Studies’ Motorsports Management program will sponsor several “Diversity in Motion Initiative” camps to introduce Triad youth to racing.
July 13, 2015
Dean Denise Pearson selected to serve on Council for the Accreditation of Education Preparation (CAEP) committee
Denise Pearson, Senior Associate Dean of the College and Professor of Education, was recently appointed to the Standards Committee of the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) for a three year term. CAEP’s mission is to advance excellence in educator preparation through evidence-based accreditation that assures quality and supports continuous improvement to strengthen P-12 student learning.
July 10, 2015
Derwin Montgomery '10 featured for public service
Derwin Montgomery '10 (Political Science) is featured in a Winston-Salem Chronicle article highlighting his public service as East Ward City Council Member.
July 9, 2015
Professor Russell Smith on sustainability lessons from South Africa
Russell Smith, Associate Professor in the department of History, Politics, and Social Justice, penned a guest column in the Winston-Salem Journal highlighting innovations in sustainability from South Africa.
July 6, 2015
Professor Craig Richardson on recent MBA study trip to China
Craig Richardson, Professor and Chair of the department of Economics and Finance, penned a commentary in The Wall Street Journal detailing the lessons learned during a MBA student study trip to China.
July 4, 2015
Winston-Salem State University faculty and students study science in Malaysia
Maria Ngu-Schwemlein, Professor of Chemistry, and two Winston-Sale State University undergraduates are part of an international faculty-student exchange developed with former Winston-Salem State University Fulbright Scholar Ng Sing Muk and colleagues at Swinburne University of Technology.
WSSU Professors Michele Lewis and Dawn Henderson on the recent shooting in Charleston, SC
Michele K. Lewis, Associate Professor and Chair, and Dawn X. Henderson, Assistant Professor, in the department of Psychological Sciences, respond to the recent shooting in Charleston, South Carolina.
June 19, 2015
Professor Zagros Madjd-Sadjadi on recent unemployment report
Zagros Madjd-Sadjadi, Professor in the department of Economics and Finance, discusses the recent jobs report by the state department of Commerce.
June 12, 2015
Professor Hye Young Kim creates innovative exhibition during residency at Santa Fe Art Institute
Hye Young Kim, Assistant Professor in the department of Art+Visual Studies, is completing a month long residency at the Santa Fe Art Institute where she will work on her “Intimate Distances Project.”
June 11, 2015
Governor McCrory visits WSSU to discuss bond proposal
Governor McCrory visited WSSU to discuss a bond proposal which includes funding for a new sciences building for the university.
June 11, 2015
Dean Corey D. B. Walker participates in 2015 Juneteenth Luncheon
Corey D. B. Walker, Dean and John W. and Anna Hodgin Hanes Professor of the Humanities, participated in the annual Juneteenth Luncheon held at the Old Salem Museum and Garden
June 3, 2015
WSSU internationalization effort featured in The Chronicle of Higher Education
Winston-Salem State University’s commitment to increasing the number of students studying abroad and to a truly global education was featured in a recent story in The Chronicle of Higher Education.
June 2, 2015
WSSU students and faculty partner with S. G. Atkins CDC on neighborhood revitalization plan
Winston-Salem State University students and faculty are part of “Waughtown & MLK: Our Neighborhood Plan” a 12-month community revitalization initiative funded by the city of Winston-Salem. This year-long strategic planning process aimed at identifying community-supported, tangible actions to improve and revitalize the Waughtown community is being facilitated by S.G. Atkins Community Development Corporation in partnership with Winston-Salem State University and the Piedmont Triad Regional Council.