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News and Features

April 8, 2016
Jaquial Durham '17 published commentary on race and mass incarceration

African-American studies major Jaquial Durham '17 recently published a commentary in the national magazine DIVERSE Issues in Higher Education on race and mass incarceration.

March 17, 2016
Professor Andrea Patterson-Masuka to serve on the Greensboro Participatory Research Board

Andrea Patterson-Masuka, Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication and Media Studies, was recently appointed to the Local Research Board for the city of Greensboro’s Participatory Budgeting Project.

March 15, 2016
Dean Corey D. B. Walker comments on the 2016 primaries

Corey D. B. Walker, Dean and John W. and Anna Hodgin Hanes Professor of the Humanities, served as a panelist discussing the 2016 primary elections on Fox 8.

February 29, 2016
Endia Beal opens new series at SECCA

Endia Beal, Director of the Diggs Gallery and Assistant Professor in the Department of Art + Visual Studies, will open the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art’s (SECCA) new 12X12 series with selected work from “Am I What You’re Looking For.”

February 27, 2016
WSSU choir to perform with Winston-Salem symphony

D’Walla Burke, Lecturer in the Department of Music, will direct the WSSU choir in a joint performance with the Winston-Salem symphony.

February 26, 2016
Endia Beal speaks at Diggs-Latham Elementary School

Endia Beal, Director of the Diggs Gallery and Assistant Professor in the Department of Art + Visual Studies, served as the featured 2016 Black History Month speaker at Diggs-Lathan Elementary School.

February 26, 2016
Dean Corey D. B. Walker comments on diversity and the Oscars

Corey D. B. Walker, Dean and John W. and Anna Hodgin Hanes Professor of the Humanities, is featured on WFDD’s Triad Arts commenting on diversity and the Oscars.

February 23, 2016
Professor Tanya Walker discusses cultures of masculinity

Tanya Walker, Assistant Professor in the Department of English, served as panelist discussing cultures of masculinity after the screening of the documentary film The Mask You Live In.

February 18, 2016
Professor Roy Doron comments on the global dimensions of popular music

Roy Doron, Assistant Professor in the Department of History, Politics and Social Justice, comments on the global rise of heavy metal music in the Wall Street Journal.

February 8, 2016
Professor Dawn Henderson comments on the importance of HBCUs

Dawn X. Henderson, Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychological Sciences, published a commentary on the continuing importance of HBCUs in DIVERSE: Issues in Higher Education.

February 6, 2016
Dean Corey D. B. Walker to speak at Old Salem luncheon

Corey D. B. Walker, Dean and John W. and Anna Hodgin Hanes Professor of the Humanities, served as the speaker for Old Salem’s annual Black History Month luncheon.

January 31, 2016
Endia Beal selected as a finalist for the Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers.

Endia Beal, Director of the Diggs Gallery and Assistant Professor in the Department of Art + Visual Studies, was selected as a finalist for the Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers.

January 25, 2016
Dean Corey D. B. Walker to serve on the Arts Council

Corey D. B. Walker, Dean and John W. and Anna Hodgin Hanes Professor of the Humanities, will recently selected to serve on the Board of Trustees of the Winston-Salem Forsyth County Arts Council.

January 15, 2016
Denise Pearson to join the State Higher Education Executive Officers Association

Denise Pearson, Senior Associate Dean of the College and Professor of Education, will become Principal Policy Analyst for the State Higher Education Executive Officers Association in Boulder, Colorado beginning February 1, 2016.

January 11, 2016
Professor Russell Smith on changing demographics in the Triad

Russell Smith, Associate Professor in the Department of History, Politics, and Social Justice, commented on the recent population changes in Forsyth County.

January 10, 2016
Stephen A. Smith '91 to keynote “Bond, Score, Win” fundraiser

Noted sports journalist and alumnus Stephen A. Smith '91 will return to campus and speak at the “Bond, Score, Win” fundraising event for the department of Athletics. 

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