News and Features
April 1, 2015
Vonii Bristow '15 to appear in TVOne premiere
Vonii Bristow '15 will appear in the TV One premiere movie “To Hell and Back: Joe Shares His Faith” starring Ernie Hudson. The movie is scheduled to air on April 4, 2015.
William Boone, Associate Professor of English, lectured at Guilford College on the challenges of race in American society.
March 18, 2015
Professor Nikolaos Karagiannis co-edits a new book on the financial crisis in Europe
Nikolaos Karagiannis, Associate Professor in the Department of Economics and Finance, recently co-edited a new volume of essays published by Palgrave Macmillan entitled Europe in Crisis: Problems, Challenges, and Alternative Perspectives which examines the financial crisis Europe.
March 11, 2015
Professor Elwanda Ingram introduces the co-chairs of the 2015 National Black Theatre Festival
Elwanda Ingram, Professor of English, introduced the co-chairs of the 2015 National Black Theatre Festival. Professor Ingram is a long-time theatre festival supporter and member of the board of the North Carolina National Black Repertory Theatre.
March 9, 2015
Dean Corey D. B. Walker to speak at National Humanities Alliance annual meeting
Corey D. B. Walker, Dean and John W. and Anna Hodgin Hanes Professor of the Humanities, will participate in a panel discussion on the humanities and public life at the 2015 National Humanities Alliance annual meeting.
February 23, 2015
WSSU remains committed to the work of the Center for Community Safety
Provost Brenda Allen underscored WSSU’s commitment to the intellectual work of the Center for Community Safety which was recently reviewed by the UNC Board of Governors.
February 19, 2015
Dean Corey D. B. Walker discusses the importance of HBCUs
Corey D. B. Walker, Dean and John W. and Anna Hodgin Hanes Professor of the Humanities, discussed the importance of HBCUs at a summit convened by Winston-Salem State University SGA President Olivia Sedwick '15.
February 12, 2015
WSSU MBA students place second in UNC Social Entrepreneurship competition
A team of Winston-Salem State University MBA students mentored by Notis Pagiavlas, Interim Senior Associate Dean of the College and Professor of Marketing, placed second in the annual UNC Social Entrepreneurship competition.
Pamela Pitman Brown, Assistant Professor in the department of Behavioral Sciences, will serve as the President-Elect (2015-2016) and then President (2016-2018) for Sigma Phi Omega, the National Honor and Professional Society in Gerontology.
Craig Richardson, Professor and Chair in the department of Economics and Finance, provided The Journal columnist Scott Sexton a lesson on textbooks during the 2015 Super Bowl.
Jack Monell, Assistant Professor in the department of History, Politics, and Social Justice and Corey D. B. Walker, Dean and John W. and Anna Hodgin Hanes Professor of the Humanities, participated in a community dialogue sponsored by the Institute for Dismantling Racism.