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Advising for Fall/Summer Terms begin

Academic Calendar Advising for Fall/Summer Terms begin; Apply for Fall Graduation. Monday, March 18, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Apply for Fall Graduation

Academic Calendar Monday, March 18, 2019, 8:00 AM – Thursday, April 18, 2019, 5:00 PM.

MBA Open House

You're invited to the MBA program's Open House on Tuesday, March 19 at 6 p.m. Reynolds Center, Room 107. The open house will provide an opportunity for potential students to learn more about the MBA program curriculum, structure, and admission requirements. You can also get other questions answered by the MBA Program Coordinator, Dr. Suresh Gopalan. Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. R. J. Reynolds Room 107 - Conference Room.

Ram Girls Rock

This is an award ceremony honoring women on and off the campus of WSSU, in collaboration with Wake Forest and other surrounding universities. Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM. Dillard Auditorium Room 107.

Last day to undgr to withdraw

Academic Calendar Last day to undgr to withdraw from classes or the university for a "W" grade. Thursday, March 21, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Academic Council

Academic Calendar Thursday, March 21, 2019, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Carolina Hall Room 214 - Classroom.

The Praxis of Africana Womens Organizing

Thursday, March 21, 2019, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Cleon F. Thompson Jr. Student Services Center Room 207A - Conference Room.

WSSU-Mathematics Contest

This is an annual High School Mathematics competition event held by the Secondary Mathematics Coordinator in collaboration with the Winston Salem State University, Department of Mathematics, are all welcome. Friday, March 22, 2019, 7:30 AM – 3:00 PM.

WSSU-Mathematics Contest

This is an annual High School Mathematics competition event held by the Secondary Mathematics Coordinator in collaboration with the Winston Salem State University, Department of Mathematics, are all welcome. Friday, March 22, 2019, 7:30 AM – 3:00 PM. Dillard Auditorium Room 107, Anderson Conference Center Lobby - Multi-purpose Room, Multi-purpose Room- ANDER-G05, Anderson Conference Center Multi-purpose Room - First Floor, Anderson Conference Center Lobby - Multi-purpose Room - First Floor.

The Welcome Back Show

Mr. Calvin Boyd will host his Comedy Show in K.R. Williams.  This is a ticketed affair and vendors will be present. Saturday, March 23, 2019, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. K.R. Williams Auditorium.

Hidden Figures Event

BEE GEEK INC. PRESENTS, This HIDDEN FIGURES Discussion Panel sheds new light on America’s fastest industry and the pioneers that have made IT a ready career-path for women from all walks of life. Monday, March 25, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Hall-Patterson Room 228 - Classroom - Lecture Hall.

Hanes Lecture Series:

The Hanes Distinguished Lecture Series for 2018-19. Date: Tuesday, March 26, Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Location: Donald Julian Reaves Student Activities Center, Campus Hall 100. Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Donald J. Reaves Student Center Hall A - Multi-purpose Room.

Women's History Month Keynote

Sonia Sanchez is a renowned scholar, poet, playwright and activist who has been an influential force in African American literary and political culture for over three decades. One of the most important writers of the Black Arts Movement, Sanchez is the author of sixteen books including Homecoming, We a BaddDDD People, I've Been a Woman: New and Selected Poems, and Shake Loose My Skin. She is the recipient of the Robert Frost Medal for distinguished lifetime service to American poetry and the Langston Hughes Poetry Award. Her numerous other honors include a National Endowment for the Arts Award, the Community Service Award from the National Black Caucus of State Legislators, the Lucretia Mott Award, the governor's Award for Excellence in the Humanities, and the Peace and Freedom Award from the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Ms. Sanchez will be facilitating a talk on this month's theme of, Visionary Women: Champions of Power. Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Senior/Honors/Athletes Reg Opens

Academic Calendar Senior/Honors/Athletes Registration Opens. Thursday, March 28, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Junior Registration Opens

Academic Calendar Junior Registration Opens. Monday, April 1, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Sisters at Heart Meet and Greet/Town Hal

Monday, April 1, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Elva J. Jones Room 2200 - Classroom - Lecture Hall.

2019 Social Mobility Conference

The 2019 Social Mobility Summit, hosted by Winston-Salem State University, will highlight faculty research, student involvement, and individual stories. The program offers special insight into the challenges facing the lowest income groups in Forsyth County, NC and beyond.    The academic research portion of the 2019 Summit is spearheaded by WSSU's Center for the Study of Economic Mobility (CSEM). Path-breaking research by CSEM’s faculty fellows as well as other prominent off-campus speakers will demonstrate how WSSU serves as a key instrument in improving social and economic mobility within our own Forsyth county. Attendees will get a wide-ranging exposure to not only reasons, but potential and actionable solutions to change lives most in need, that can serve as a blueprint for other counties across the country.  The conference is partially sponsored by CollegeNET, an organization that created the Social Mobility Index. For four consecutive years, WSSU has appeared in the Top 20 schools in the nation… Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 2:00 PM – 7:45 PM.

Sophomore Registration

Academic Calendar Sophomore Registration. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

2019 Social Mobility Conference

Panel: The Psychology and Economics of Poverty: New Micro and Macro Approaches to Economic Mobility, "Poverty and Decision-Making: New Evidence from Forsyth County, NC"      Dr. Michele Lewis, Associate Professor of Psychology, WSSU, "Forsyth County, NC: Are We Helping Those at the Bottom of the Income Ladder?"      Dr. Zagros Madjd-Sadjadi, Professor of Economics, WSSU. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM. Cleon F. Thompson Jr. Student Services Center Room 207AB - Multi-Purpose Room.

2019 Social Mobility Conference

Luncheon Lecture, “Our Place, Our Space- #27105” , Jerry Anderson, CSEM Community Scholar, Economic Mobility Opportunity Award Recipient  Jerry Anderson, a native of Winston-Salem and is an activist, speaker and writer, focused primarily on education and collaboration for community action to address social and economic challenges in lower wealth communities.  In addition, Jerry is the owner of IMPACT SOLUTIONS of the TRIAD, a business renovation and landscaping company for homeowners and small businesses in surrounding communities.  He will discuss the challenges and opportunities for those living in zip code 27105, an economically distressed area in Winston-Salem. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 12:15 PM – 1:30 PM. Donald J. Reaves Student Center Hall AB - Multi-purpose Room.

2019 Social Mobility Conference

Attendees can visit and interact with WSSU community organizations that partner and collaborate with WSSU to provide high impact practices for student success while in college and after graduation.  In addition, attendees may sign up for guided tours of the historic and beautiful WSSU campus. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Cleon F. Thompson Jr. Student Services Center Room 207C - Conference Room.

2019 Social Mobility Conference

Closing Presentation, Student Voices - From Dialogue to Actions to Overcome Adversity  , Introduction of the Chancellor Dr. Craig Richardson , Keynote Address :“Transforming Higher Education for 2020” Dr. Elwood Robinson, Chancellor of WSSU, A native of Ivanhoe, North Carolina, Dr. Elwood L. Robinson graduated magna cum laude from North Carolina Central University (NCCU) in 1978 with a degree in psychology and then earned a master’s degree in the field from Fisk University in Tennessee. After completing a pre-doctoral internship at Duke University Medical Center – performing rotations in neuropsychology, psychiatric inpatient and behavioral medicine and health psychology – he began his doctoral work in clinical psychology at Penn State where he earned his Ph.D. in clinical psychology in 1986...  read more about Chancellor Robinson. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Donald J. Reaves Student Center Hall AB - Multi-purpose Room.

Freshmen Registration Opens

Academic Calendar Freshmen Registration Opens. Friday, April 5, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

2019 Spring Open House

Join us for Spring Open House. Learn more and register now! Saturday, April 6, 2019, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

University Choir Spring Concert

The Winston-Salem State University Singing Rams, under the direction of Maestra D’Walla Simmons-Burke will present the 2019 Annual Spring Concert – “I Too Sing America!” on April 7, 2019 in Kenneth R. Williams Auditorium at 4pm. Featured guest choirs/ensembles are Northern High School Advanced Chorus (Durham, NC), under the direction of Rachel Spencer and JUST MUSIC (Alabama/Michigan/Georgia/Tennessee/California/Maryland/North Carolina) – directed and founded by international composer/arranger, Stacey V. Gibbs. Sunday, April 7, 2019, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. K.R. Williams Auditorium.

Jazz Ensemble Section One Spring Concert

The University Jazz Ensemble – Section One will present its Spring concert on Monday, April 8th at 7p in Dillard Auditorium.  The audience will enjoy a wide range of jazz styles from traditional to contemporary. Music by artists such as  Freddie Hubbard, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Otis Redding, Marvin Gaye and others will be presented.  This event is open and free to the public. Everyone is invited. Reception following event from 8:30-9:30 p.m. Monday, April 8, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Dillard Auditorium Room 107.

Occupational Therapy INFO Session

INFO-SESSION MASTER OF SCIENCE IN OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 2019, , All sessions are from 4pm – 5:30pm, *Sessions maybe canceled for inclement weather. Check the university website for closings. Please register at: www.eventbrite.com/edit?eid=56061810384,    *Tour Department         ,  *Questions and Answers, - Application process, - Admission requirements, - Prerequisites, - Program requirements, *Transcript review , Please register at: www.eventbrite.com/edit?eid=56061810384. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM.

Open registration for all students

Academic Calendar Open registration for all studentsfor fall 2019. Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

The Praxis of Africana Womens Organizing

Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Cleon F. Thompson Jr. Student Services Center Room 207AB - Multi-Purpose Room.

Scholars Day Poster Presentation

Exhibition of students' scholarly work. Thursday, April 11, 2019, 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM.

Scholarship Day

Academic Calendar University Scholarship Day (no traditional undg classes); University Assessment Activities. Thursday, April 11, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Scholars Day Program

Scholars Day Program. Thursday, April 11, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Exploring Spatial Justice in WS

Please join the Spatial Justice Studio @ CDI in a one day workshop which seeks to explore Spatial Justice in our community.  Specific topics to be included in the workshop include: What is Spatial Justice? , Winston-Salem's past spatial (in)justices, , Current community efforts focused on achieving spatial justice (e.g. gentrification, food insecurity, economic mobility, health, etc.) and , Discussion on next steps for advancing a more equitable future for the community.   , This one day workshop seeks to bring together a diverse group of invested community members to learn, debate and discuss the concept of Spatial Justice and its applicability to the community.  The workshop will be held at The Enterprise Center, 1922 S. MLK Jr. Drive, Winston-Salem. FAQs, Is lunch included?   Yes, a lunch is included for those that register before March28th. How can I contact the organizer with any questions? Please contact Russell Smith, Ph.D. Faculty Lead for the Spatial Justice Studio at… Friday, April 12, 2019, 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM.

Red and White Field Day

A day of fun with local youth from local recreation centers, churches, and schools. This includes a field day, lunch, and take home bags. (11am-3pm), The event will switch into WSSU students competing (3pm-5pm) as well. Saturday, April 13, 2019, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Pit Recreation Outdoor Courts-UREC.

Continuing Students Registration Ends

Academic Calendar Continuing Students Registration Ends; Last Day to Apply for Fall 2019 Graduation. Thursday, April 18, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Last Day to Apply for Fall Graduation

Academic Calendar Thursday, April 18, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Health Equity Colloquium

Guest lecturer, Dr. Bob Fullilove, will present a lecture on health equity/health disparities. Thursday, April 18, 2019, 3:30 PM – 4:45 PM. Donald J. Reaves Student Center Hall A - Multi-purpose Room.

Academic Council

Academic Calendar Thursday, April 18, 2019, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Carolina Hall Room 214 - Classroom.

Symphonic Band Spring Concert

The Winston-Salem State University Symphonic Band, under the direction of Dr. Michael Magruder, will present the 2019 Annual Spring Concert.  The Symphonic Band is the premiere performing ensemble of the Winston-Salem State University band program. The Symphonic Band consists of over seventy talented students majoring in music and other disciplines throughout the University. The Symphonic Band performs a wide range of orchestral transcriptions and original band compositions representing various musical styles, and periods. Emphasis, however, is placed on the standard band literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.  This is event is free and open to the public. Thursday, April 18, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. K.R. Williams Auditorium.

Good Friday

Academic Calendar Friday, April 19, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

No Classes

Academic Calendar Friday, April 19, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Dance Showcase

This showcase will allow the campus community to view the talents of on and off campus dance performances through dance teams and companies. Monday, April 22, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM. K.R. Williams Auditorium.

New Designer Showcase

Fashion showcase featuring  designs from creations of students and local talent. Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM. K.R. Williams Auditorium.

19th WSSU Annual Golf Classic

Location: Meadowlands Golf Club, For more information, contact University Advancement at (336) 750-2184. Friday, April 26, 2019, 6:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

Elementary Mathematics Invitational EMI

Contest. Friday, April 26, 2019, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Elementary Mathematics Invitational EMI

Contest. Friday, April 26, 2019, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Cleon F. Thompson Jr. Student Services Center Room 207ABC - Multi-Purpose Room.

Relay for Life (R.O.C.)

WSSU Relay For Life is a fundraiser for cancer. It will include a walk around the track in dedication to the survivors and victims of cancer. There will be a DJ there through the event. In conclusion of the walk, there will be a miniature celebration. Friday, April 26, 2019, 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Intramural Recreation Practice Field - UREC, Intramural Recreation Track - UREC.

Sisters at Heart

Sisters at Heart is an educational performance around heart health. The event will include a play, Q&A, and a meet and greet with performers after the play. Saturday, April 27, 2019, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM. K.R. Williams Auditorium.

Last Day of Instruction

Academic Calendar Last Day of Instruction. Monday, April 29, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Reading Day

Academic Calendar Reading Day (No Activities other than Study Sessions). Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Exam Day

Academic Calendar Exam Day; graduating students grades due within 24 hrs after exam. Wednesday, May 1, 2019, 8:00 AM – Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 5:00 PM.

Support to Caregivers Through the Arts

The Health+Art (HeART) Research Design Studio which is a syngergistic group composed of WSSU, UNCSA, and other Community Stakeholders will be holding an event for faculty, staff, students, and community partners geared towards bringing health and the arts together to develop strategies and approaches that address total wellness – mental, physical, emotional, spiritual – across diverse communities. This first event will be called “TryArts” geared towards providing emotional and coping strategy support for Caregivers through the Arts. Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

MBA Open House

You're invited to the MBA program's Open House on Tuesday, May 7 at 6 p.m. Reynolds Center, Room 107. The open house will provide an opportunity for potential students to learn more about the MBA program curriculum, structure, and admission requirements. You can also get other questions answered by the MBA Program Coordinator, Dr. Suresh Gopalan. Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. R. J. Reynolds Room 107 - Conference Room.

All graduating students grades due

Academic Calendar All graduating students grades due by 5 pm. Thursday, May 9, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Graduation

Academic Calendar Friday, May 10, 2019, 8:45 AM – 12:45 PM.

All students grades due

Academic Calendar All students grades due by 5 pm. Monday, May 13, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

SS 1 UG Advisory Session/Registration

Academic Calendar SS 1 UG Advisory Sessions and Registration. Monday, May 13, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM.

SS 1 Course Cancellations

Academic Calendar SS 1 Course CancellationsPosted by Noon. Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Undg Summer Session 1 Begins

Academic Calendar Undg Summer Session 1 Begins. Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Epsilon Tau Sigma Induction

This is the Induction of new members into The Eta Chapter of Epsilon Tau Sigma (ETS) Honor Society of the National Society of Allied Health. ETS is an organization dedicated to working toward public health as social justice and promoting transformative academic achievement, scholarship and professionalism among Winston-Salem State University School of Health Sciences students. Thursday, May 16, 2019, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM.

Change of registration(add/drop)

Academic Calendar Change of registration(add/drop). Thursday, May 16, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Academic Council

Academic Calendar Thursday, May 16, 2019, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Carolina Hall Room 214 - Classroom.

Memorial Day

Academic Calendar Monday, May 27, 2019, 8:00 AM – 11:59 PM.

No Classes

Academic Calendar Monday, May 27, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

SciTech

SciTech will host their Summer Event here in the Anderson. Monday, June 17, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Anderson Conference Center Multi-purpose Room - First Floor, Anderson Conference Center Lobby - Multi-purpose Room - First Floor.