News and Features
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.
December 28, 2015
Endia Beal and Diggs Gallery enlivens Winston-Salem arts scene
Endia Beal, Director of the Diggs Gallery and Assistant Professor in the Department of Art + Visual Studies, was recently featured for her leadership of the Diggs Gallery in contributing to the local arts scene.
December 18, 2015
Robert Johnson '17 to receive the first Sam Belnavis Scholarship
Motorsports management major Robert Johnson '17 has been selected to receive the first Sam Belnavis Scholarship from the North Carolina Motorsports Foundation.
Mark Hunnell, Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics, is collaborating on a research project that will be presented at the 2016 American Mathematical Society and Mathematical Association of American Joint Meeting.
December 10, 2015
Amari Lewis '16 earns best research award
Computer science major Amari Lewis '16 won the best research award in computational biology at the 15th Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) held in Seattle.
Corey D. B. Walker, Dean of the College and John W. and Anna Hodgin Hanes Professor of the Humanities, spoke at a special session of the 2015 American Academy of Religion meeting dedicated to honoring the contributions of Charles H. Long.
November 24, 2015
Professor Cynthia Williams Brown discusses healthy eating habits
Cynthia Williams Brown, Professor and Chair of the Department of Health, Physical Education and Sport Studies, discussed healthy eating habits to avoid diabetes.
November 10, 2015
Endia Beal discusses diversity in photojournalism
Endia Beal, Director of the Diggs Gallery and Assistant Professor in the Department of Art + Visual Studies, served on a panel discussing diversity in photojournalism during FotoWeekDC 2015.
Corey D. B. Walker, Dean of the College and John W. and Anna Hodgin Hanes Professor of the Humanities, served as a guest lecturer in the workshop “Democracy Rising” sponsored by the Global Center for Advanced Studies. Other lecturers include filmmaker Oliver Stone and scholar and activist Noam Chomsky.
November 5, 2015
Faculty of Education launches new program for African American males in education
Gregory Henderson, Assistant Professor in the Department of Human Service Studies, discusses M-Strong, a new programmatic effort in the Faculty of Education to recruit and graduate more African American males in education.
October 30, 2015
Professor James Pope comments on visit by Nigerian official
James Pope, Assistant Professor in the Department of Liberal Studies, commented on the recent visit by Nigerian local official Oba Kabiru Adewale Shotobi.
October 19, 2015
Professor Myron Brown to perform at classical music festival
Myron D. Brown, Assistant Professor in the Department of Music, will perform at the 3rd Annual Colour of Music Black Classical Musicians Festival in Charleston, South Carolina.
October 15, 2015
Professor Pamela Brown research recently featured as an Editor’s Choice article
Pamela Brown, Assistant Professor in the Department of Behavioral Sciences, is co-author of a Editor’s Choice article in the journal Gerontology and Geriatrics Education.
October 14, 2015
Professors Nickolay Hristov and Louise Allen receive $2.6 NSF grant
Nickolay Hristov, Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, and Louise Allen, Lecturer in the Department of Biological Sciences, are part of a research team that recently received a $2.6 National Science Foundation (NSF) grant.
October 6, 2015
Syndicated columnist Byron Williams to air weekly talk show on WSNC
Author and syndicated columnist Byron Williams will host a new hour-long program examining social and political issues in American public life on Winston-Salem State University’s National Public Radio affiliated station WSNC 90.5 FM.