News for January
First Spatial Justice Fellows announced
January 31, 2019The Spatial Justice Studio at CDI has awarded $12,500 in grants for projects that focus on developing meaningful solutions to spatial justice issues in Winston-Salem.
Singing Rams keep Faith alive
January 31, 2019After Faith Webber '17 passed away in a car accident, Singing Rams alumni rallied to keep her memory alive. An alumni scholarship that supports choir members has been renamed in honor of Webber.
New CSEM report provides glimpse of struggles facing Winston-Salem bus riders
January 31, 2019Report from WSSU’s Center for the Study of Economic Mobility or CSEM documents the opportunity costs of long bus commutes.
SECC update: WSSU raises nearly $28,000 for charities
January 24, 2019WSSU's faculty and staff donated nearly $28,000 for charities through the 2018 North Carolina State Employees Combined Campaign or SECC.
January Kudos: Faculty, staff and student awards, appointments and achievements
January 24, 2019Read about faculty, staff and student awards, appointments and achievements for January 2019.
MLK ‘Building the Dream’ award winners named at WSSU
January 24, 2019WSSU and Wake Forest University partnered to celebrate the life legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with events throughout the holiday weekend.
Dr. Mel C Norwood II to lead student development and engagement at WSSU
January 24, 2019Dr. Mel C Norwood II, who most recently served as dean of students and chief student affairs officer for Reinhardt University, has been named associate provost and vice chancellor for the Division of Student Development and Engagement.
YAC announces 2019 Forty Under 40 inductees
January 17, 2019Alumni honorees will be recognized at a gala at the Benton Convention Center in downtown Winston-Salem on Saturday, April 13.
Golden LEAF Foundation president visits WSSU
January 17, 2019Winston-Salem State University students met with Golden LEAF Foundation President Dan Gerlach during a campus luncheon on Monday, Jan. 14.
Letter from Chancellor Robinson – MLK Day 2019
January 17, 2019At Winston-Salem State University, we believe in a deep individual and institutional responsibility to respond to injustices and work toward the establishment of just, equitable, and sustainable culture, economic, political, and social principles that affirm the worth, value, and dignity of all people.
Fall 2018 Dean's List announced
January 14, 2019Nearly 1,900 WSSU students made the fall 2018 Dean's List, according to the Office of the Registrar.
Ranking: WSSU’s online early childhood education program most affordable in nation
January 11, 2019WSSU's Birth-Kindergarten Education (BKE) program is the most affordable in the nation, according to a new ranking from a national website.
Two industry veterans join WSNC’s staff
January 10, 2019Two industry veterans have joined the administrative staff of WSSU-based WSNC 90.5 FM to kick off 2019.
WSSU Heritage Society inducts 17 new members
January 10, 2019
WSSU welcomed 17 new Heritage Society members during an induction ceremony on Dec. 4.
Old Nursing gets demolished
January 09, 2019
Demolition is underway on the Old Nursing Building, the previous home of WSSU nursing program.
Hanes Lecture Series schedule announced
January 09, 2019Winston-Salem State University’s College of Arts, Sciences, Business and Education (CASBE) will present three lectures this semester as part of the John W. and Anna Hodgin Hanes Lecture Series.
WSSU receives $600,000 Mellon Foundation grant for humanities
January 09, 2019
The three-year Mellon Foundation grant will provide the infrastructure to support faculty development and curriculum redesign for courses in art and visual studies, English, history, and music.
CNN’s Angela Rye to keynote 19th annual MLK Day address
January 09, 2019WSSU and Wake Forest University are partnering to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with events throughout the holiday weekend.