Winston-Salem State University
A 99-year-old Black woman veteran who was forced to miss her commencement ceremony 70 years ago, will have a second chance to walk across the graduation stage.
The fight continues against the North Carolina bill that will essentially gut three historically Black universities. Proposed bill SB-873 would lower the tuition at five universities to the point that they will no longer be self-sufficient. The Million Hoodies Movement for Justice Greensboro chapter has organized a “Week of Action Against SB-873,” with protests scheduled to begin on Wednesday […]
Shira Hedgepeth (pictured), the former director of academic technology at Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) in North Carolina, is claiming that she was terminated from her post last July because she is White. After filing a complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) just two days after she was released, the agency now agrees with her […]
School Name: Winston-Salem State University Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina Year Founded: 1892 Number of Students: 6,442 undergraduate/graduate students Specialty Programs: Motorsport Management Greek Life: Sororities: Alpha Kappa Alpha Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Inc., Zeta Phi Beta Inc., Sigma Gamma Rho Inc. Fraternities: Alpha Phi Alpha Inc., Kappa Alpha Psi Inc., Omega Psi Phi Inc., Phi […]
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