News for January

  • Red Sea of Sound performs at Honda Battle of the Bands

    January 28, 2017

    Winston-Salem State University’s “Red Sea of Sound” marching band represented North Carolina at the 15th annual Honda Battle of the Bands on Saturday, Jan. 28, in Atlanta.

  • WSSU 'We Be Ramming' team scores big in state health challenge

    January 25, 2017

    Winston-Salem State University’s 10-member “We Be Ramming” team ranked 38th out of 140 teams that participated in the eight-week North Carolina State Miles for Wellness Health Challenge.

  • Toyota Financial Services donates $10,000 to WSSU

    January 23, 2017

    Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) has received a $10,000 scholarship donation from Toyota Financial Services (TFS) in honor of the life and vision of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

  • Construction begins on new residence hall

    January 19, 2017

    Dillard Hall will be demolished as part of the first phase of construction on the five-story residence hall.

  • WSSU announces 2017 MLK 'Building the Dream' Winners

    January 18, 2017

    Dr. Dawn Tarfari, associate professor of education; Dr. Fran Bates-Oates, adjunct faculty in the Department of Education; and student Dishanda Brown have been named Winston-Salem State University’s (WSSU) 2017 Martin Luther King Jr. “Building the Dream” award winners.

  • Osbey named distinguished visiting professor

    January 13, 2017

    Brenda Marie Osbey, formerly distinguished visiting professor in Africana studies at Brown University, has joined Winston-Salem State University as distinguished visiting professor in the departments of English and World Languages and Cultures.

  • Educator's estate will provide scholarships for WSSU students

    January 11, 2017

    Throughout his career, Dr. Casey Jones ’55 made an impact on the lives of students.

  • WSSU now offers students free online tutoring

    January 04, 2017

    WSSU is partnering with UpSwing, an online tutoring and coaching platform, to provide students with free access to 24/7 tutoring.

  • A bold past. A brilliant future.

    January 03, 2017

    Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) is celebrating 125 years of transforming the lives of graduates and impacting the community with a yearlong celebration in 2017.

  • 14 inducted into Heritage Society

    January 03, 2017

    Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) inducted 14 new members into the Heritage Society, established to honor individuals who have created a lasting legacy at the university by establishing an endowed fund or included the university in their estate plans.

  • Alma S. Keen: A lifelong legacy of service

    January 03, 2017

    At the age of 105, Alma Setzer Keen had seen and done a lot before she passed on Dec. 15, 2016. She had been a highly respected educator, trailblazing community activist and administrator.