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May 2, 2016 - Winston-Salem State University Chancellor Elwood L. Robinson has been appointed to serve as the representative from Region 2 on the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II Presidents Council. Dr. Robinson’s appointment will begin immediately.
April 28, 2016 - Margaret Spellings, the new president of the University of North Carolina system, visited Winston-Salem State University on April 26 to learn more about the university and its strategic vision.
April 22, 2016 - Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) was recently recognized by Affordable Colleges Online, a leading education and industry resource for online education information, for having one of the best online counseling programs in the nation. WSSU's program ranked third in the nation.
April 5, 2016 - Award-winning author and noted scholar Melissa Harris-Perry will be the speaker at Winston-Salem State University's 2016 commencement ceremony, scheduled for 9:45 a.m. on Friday, May 13.
April 4, 2016 - Morris J. Clarke, Ph.D., associate professor of biochemistry at Winston-Salem State University, has been named leader of the Executive Council of the Advisory Committee for Biotechnology in the Piedmont Triad.
March 31, 2016 - Freshman applications for admission at Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) have increased by double digits, as has the number of freshmen who say they intend to enroll at WSSU this fall.
March 31, 2016 - Andrea Patterson-Masuka, Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) assistant professor of communication and media Studies, was recently appointed to the local research board for the city of Greensboro's Participatory Budgeting Project (GPBLRB).
March 30, 2016 - Dr. Kenneth Olden, director of the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) National Center for Environmental Assessment will lecture and answer questions about the public health risks of exposure to chemicals found in soft plastic containers used for packaging water and foods.
March 28, 2016 - A short film featuring Winston-Salem State University's (WSSU) online degree program will be among the offerings during an online degree information session.
March 22, 2016 - Winston-Salem State University's (WSSU) School of Health Sciences has set upon a goal of diversifying the field of Health professions in North Carolina and the nation.
March 22, 2016 - Brenda Marie Osbey, award winning poet and former poet laureate of the state of Louisiana, will deliver the 2016 James A. Gray Lecture at Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 3:30pm in the Diggs Gallery.
March 21, 2016 - Manjunatha B. Bhat, associate professor of physiology in the Department of Biological Sciences at Winston-Salem State University, has been selected by the University of North Carolina Board of Governors to receive a 2016 Award for Excellence in Teaching.
March 15, 2016 - For the second consecutive year, 100 percent of graduates from Winston-Salem State University's (WSSU) Master of Occupational Therapy program passed the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) exam
March 10, 2016 - Winston-Salem State University is among nine new schools and the only Historically Black College or University, (HBCU) to participate to the largest-ever study of concussion in sport, it was announced recently at the World Congress on Brain Injury meeting in Hague, Netherlands.
March 9, 2016 - Dr. Michael McKenzie, associate professor of exercise science and chair of Winston-Salem State University's (WSSU) Department of Exercise Science, was recently elected to serve a three-year term as President-Elect of the Southeast American College of Sports Medicine (SEACSM) during its two-day meeting in Greenville, SC recently.
March 9, 2016 - Coinciding with International Women’s Day, Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) has signed on to join the Collaborative to Advance Equity Through Research, a voluntary affiliation of institutions committed to taking meaningful action to support and improve research about women and girls of color.
March 8, 2016 - Dr. Jesse Pittsley, an associate professor of Exercise Science in the Department of Human Performance and Sports Science at Winston-Salem State University (WSSU), was recently awarded the Service Award by the Southeast American College of Sports Medicine (SEACSM), for his dedicated and prolonged service, during a two-day meeting of the organization in Greenville, S.C.
March 4, 2016 - The Johnson Controls Foundation has awarded $25,000 to Winston-Salem State University (WSSU). The funds will provide 10 to 15 scholarships for WSSU students majoring in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields during the 2016-2017 academic year.
March 2, 2016 - Dr. Margaret C. Simms, Institute Fellow at the Urban Institute in Washington, D.C., where she directs the Low-Income Working Families Initiative, will deliver the 2016 James A. Gray Lecture titled, "Economic Justice: What is it and How do we Achieve It?"
March 1, 2016 - Miss Winston-Salem State University (WSSU), Dontia Yavonne Barrett was recently awarded the coveted 2016 Miss Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) crown.
February 22, 2016 - Trustees of the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation have awarded a grant to the S.G. Atkins Community Development Corporation to support its work of creating balanced and revitalized communities in areas surrounding Winston-Salem State University.
February 18, 2016 - Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) in partnership with Food Lion Feeds opened the doors of its on-campus food pantry on Feb. 18.
February 12, 2016 - At first glance, Sierra Payne, a senior Therapeutic Recreation major at Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) appears to be like any other young radiant student.
February 9, 2016 - A new agreement between Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) and Bennett College - both historically black institutions - is designed to help improve diversity in health care fields in North Carolina.
February 8, 2016 - Winston-Salem State University has received a $205,000 grant from the Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation to fund scholarships for full-time female students for the 2016-2017 academic year.
February 5, 2016 - A coalition of 44 member institutions will work together for three calendar years (2016-2018) to develop comprehensive, institutional transformation that redesigns the first year of college and creates sustainable change for student success.
February 3, 2016 - A book talk by an award-winning author, a symposium, a theatrical performance, and a documentary screening followed by a panel discussion about the Black Panther Party are all part of Black History Month activities that are free and open to the public at Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) during February.


January 27, 2016 - The Fall 2015 semester was a busy one for more than 1700 WSSU students who made the Dean's list.
January 21, 2016 - Wanda K. Brown, has been appointed director of library services at Winston-Salem State University (WSSU).
January 20, 2016 - Due to predicted winter weather in the Winston-Salem area later this week, several events have been canceled or rescheduled.
January 20, 2016 - Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) has received a $50,000 gift from DataMax Foundation to create paid internships at businesses located in Forsyth County.
January 19, 2016 - Kevin B. Byers, assistant dean for budget and administration in Winston-Salem State University's (WSSU) School of Health Sciences, has been appointed to a three-year term to the Novant Health Foundation's Board of Directors.
January 14, 2016 - A Winston-Salem State University research team will use a mobile app as one of the tools in a three-year $351,000 National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant to study the risk factors of Cardiovascular disease (CVD) among African-American college students.
January 14, 2016 - Winston-Salem State University's (WSSU) choir is headed back to Carnegie Hall for a May performance in the MidAmerica Productions concert series.
January 12, 2016 - Timothy McMullen has been named Director of Design and Construction at Winston-Salem State University (WSSU).
January 12, 2016 - The Center for Design Innovation (CDI) has recently received gifts from two global technology giants. Microsoft and Facebook have each provided CDI with cutting edge gear for their latest virtual and augmented reality platforms.
January 11, 2016 - As part of its commitment to campus safety, Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) has launched LiveSafe, a mobile application that provides students, faculty, staff, and visitors with an on-the-go way to connect with WSSU campus police.
January 7, 2016 - Winston-Salem State University's Student Success Center at Hill Hall building was the recent recipient of an engineering excellence honor, marking the facility's tenth engineering during 2015.
January 7, 2016 - Robert Johnson, a Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) junior Motorsports Management major from Kernersville, NC, is the first recipient of the $5,000 Sam Belnavis Scholarship from the North Carolina Motorsports Association and the North Carolina Motorsports Foundation.
January 6, 2016 - The Winston-Salem Foundation has named Winston-Salem State University Chief Diversity Officer and Title IX Coordinator Silvia Ramos to The Winston-Salem Foundation Committee, the Foundation's primary governing body.

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