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Career Development Services Virtual Overview/Open Forum (Q&A))

Learn everything you need to know about WSSU’s Office of Career Development Services: our staff, services we provide, and how to connect with us. After we provide you with this overview, you will have the opportunity to ask any questions you may have regarding your career and professional development. RSVP on CAREERlink by Noon on Monday, June 1, 2020. Zoom meeting details will be emailed to registered participants on Monday, June 1, 2020 at 5:00 PM. Tuesday, June 2, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM.

Future Focus Now: Maria Howell

Winston-Salem State University Chancellor Elwood L. Robinson's radio show, Future Focus, is back on a new platform with a new name: Future Focus Now. Join Dr. Robinson and some of nation's top thought leaders, researchers, artists, and personalities as they discuss important issues that impact our lives today. This week's guest is 1983 WSSU graduate MARIA HOWELL. AS AN ACTOR, she has appeared in hit TV shows such as Army Wives, Devious Maids, Revolution, Aquarius, and Criminal Minds."Her theatrical credits include, The Blind Side, Addicted, Hunger Games: Catching Fire, and Christmas Wedding Baby. She also stars in Writer/Director, Shea Sizemore's "The Next Day." In addition, she recurs in Bounce TV's, "Saints & Sinners" as Lt. Hawkins, and as Ms. Sumner is the Oscar nominated film, “Hidden Figures”. A SONG STYLIST in her own right, Maria has shared the musical stage with such legendary artists as Nancy Wilson, George Benson, Ray Charles and Earl Klugh, and Ronnie Laws. After a very successful six-year stint… Tuesday, June 2, 2020, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

The Art of the Elevator Pitch/Networking 101 Virtual Workshop

Picture this: You're on an elevator and the CEO of the company you have always wanted to work for steps on and says: "Tell me about yourself!" You only have about 30 seconds before you have to exit the elevator. Would you know what to say that would make them want to know more about you and want to offer you a job at their company based on what they heard? Do you know the importance of being able to interact with others professionally to exchange information and make key connections? Join CDS to learn more about creating the perfect "elevator pitch" and how to network effectively. RSVP by Noon on Wednesday, June 10, 2020. Zoom meeting details will be emailed at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, June 10, 2020. Thursday, June 11, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Track and Field Camp

Saturday, June 13, 2020, 11:00 AM – Sunday, June 14, 2020, 12:00 PM.

Last Day 5-Wk UG

Academic Calendar Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Career Development Services Virtual Overview/Open Forum (Q&A))

Learn everything you need to know about WSSU’s Office of Career Development Services: our staff, services we provide, and how to connect with us. After we provide you with this overview, you will have the opportunity to ask any questions you may have regarding your career and professional development. RSVP on CAREERlink by Noon on Monday, June 1, 2020. Zoom meeting details will be emailed to registered participants on Monday, June 1, 2020 at 5:00 PM. Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM.

Future Focus Now: Secretary Mandy Cohen

Winston-Salem State University Chancellor Elwood L. Robinson's radio show, Future Focus, is back on a new platform with a new name: Future Focus Now. Join Dr. Robinson and some of nation's top thought leaders, researchers, artists, and personalities as they discuss important issues that impact our lives today. This week's show features Dr. Mandy Cohen, Secretary of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. Dr. Mandy K. Cohen was appointed to the role of Secretary of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) in January 2017 by Governor Roy Cooper. Secretary Cohen is an internal medicine physician and has experience leading complex health organizations. Before coming to the NC Department of Health and Human Services, she was the Chief Operating Officer and Chief of Staff at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Secretary Cohen has been recognized a national leader for her work at DHHS. In February of 2019, Modern Healthcare named Secretary Cohen one… Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Exams 5 Wk

Academic Calendar Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Summer II ( First Purge)

Academic Calendar Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

SS l Grades Due

Academic Calendar Thursday, June 18, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

SS ll UG Advisory and Registration

Academic Calendar Thursday, June 18, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

SS ll Course Cancellation Posted by Noon

Academic Calendar Friday, June 19, 2020, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

SS ll Classes Begin 5-Wk

Academic Calendar Monday, June 22, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Men's Basketball Prospect Camp

Monday, June 22, 2020, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

Cheer Explosion Camp

Monday, June 22, 2020, 11:00 AM – Friday, June 26, 2020, 12:00 PM.

Add/Drop SS ll Ends

Academic Calendar Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Add/Drop SS ll Ends

Academic Calendar Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Summer II (2nd Purge)

Academic Calendar Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Last Day 6-Wk UG

Academic Calendar Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Exams 6-Wk

Academic Calendar Thursday, June 25, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Grades Due 6-Wk

Academic Calendar Friday, June 26, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Women's Basketball Elite Camp

Saturday, June 27, 2020, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Career Development Services Virtual Overview/Open Forum (Q&A))

Learn everything you need to know about WSSU’s Office of Career Development Services: our staff, services we provide, and how to connect with us. After we provide you with this overview, you will have the opportunity to ask any questions you may have regarding your career and professional development. RSVP on CAREERlink by Noon on Monday, June 1, 2020. Zoom meeting details will be emailed to registered participants on Monday, June 1, 2020 at 5:00 PM. Tuesday, June 30, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM.

Independence Day

Academic Calendar Independence Day. Friday, July 3, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

No Classes

Academic Calendar No Classes. Friday, July 3, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

WSSU Chinese STARTALK Summer Program

WSSU Chinese STARTALK Summer Program,                                                       July 6- July 24, 2020,   Join us for an exciting 15-day intensive, non-residential program to learn Chinese language and culture! This year's theme: Food and Wellness.  Winston-Salem State University's Department of World Languages and Cultures will offer the STARTALK intensive Chinese summer program for high school and college students in July 2020, upon the successful funding from National Language Initiatives. The STEAM-Infused Intensive Chinese Summer Program, offered at WSSU's campus, provides national standards-based language and culture instruction, preparing the young generation with essential and critical language skills in the 21st century for an ever-changing world. It offers Chinese language learning opportunities for literacy learning and cultural understanding.  A total of 40 Piedmont Triad students - 30 high school and 10 college - will be accepted into the… Monday, July 6, 2020, 8:00 AM – Friday, July 24, 2020, 3:00 PM. Hall-Patterson Room 305 - Classroom, Hall-Patterson Room 323 - Classroom, Hall-Patterson Room 324 - Classroom, Hall-Patterson Room 325 - Classroom.

Last Day 8-Wk

Academic Calendar Last Day 8-Wk. Thursday, July 9, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Volleyball Skills Camp

Friday, July 10, 2020, 9:00 AM – Sunday, July 12, 2020, 12:00 PM.

Exams 8-Wk

Academic Calendar Monday, July 13, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Volleyball Youth Camp

Monday, July 13, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Grades 8-Wk

Academic Calendar Tuesday, July 14, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Football Prospect Day Camp

Football Prospect Day Camp. Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Civitan Park - Practice Football Field.

Football Prospect Day Camp

Sports Football Prospect Day Camp. Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Civitan Park - Practice Football Field.

Football Youth Football Camp

Friday, July 17, 2020, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Civitan Park - Practice Football Field.

Last Day SS ll 5-Wk ll UG

Academic Calendar Thursday, July 23, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Volleyball Elite Camp

Friday, July 24, 2020, 9:00 AM – Sunday, July 26, 2020, 1:00 PM.

STARTALK Closing Program

Friday, July 24, 2020, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Donald J. Reaves Student Center Hall A - Multi-purpose Room.

SS ll 5-Wk Exams

Academic Calendar Monday, July 27, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

SS ll 5-Wk Grades Due

Academic Calendar Tuesday, July 28, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

2020 Total Retirement Tour with Partners

This conference will provide an orientation for new members, pre-retirement planning information for members closer to retirement, and educational information for personnel officers and others who handle retirement matters. In addition, Prudential Retirement, our defined contribution plans administrator, also offers information on the NC 401(k), 403(b) and NC Deferred Compensation (457) plans. Thursday, July 30, 2020, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Anderson - McNeil Banquet Hall, Anderson Conference Center Lobby - Multi-purpose Room - First Floor.

Transfer Orientation

This is a special orientation for commuter transfer students. Saturday, August 1, 2020, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM.

Fall 2020 First Purge

Academic Calendar Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

( Add/ Drop) for All Students

Academic Calendar Thursday, August 20, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Change of Registration Continues

Academic Calendar Friday, August 21, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

FALL CLASSES BEGIN

Academic Calendar Monday, August 24, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.