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HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University continues to navigate the challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic. To ensure the safety and success of students remain HPU’s top priorities, the university has made necessary adjustments to the fall 2020 semester.

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (May 29, 2020) – Old Salem Museums & Gardens and Cherokee historians have formed a Cherokee Advisory Committee to assist in accurately interpreting the complex relationship between the Cherokee and the Moravians in the early South.

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When looking to address the crisis of homelessness, shelter is a topic that comes up time and time again. For those experiencing mental illness and homelessness, the struggle is even more complex. The Empowerment Project is working to change that.

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GREENSBORO,NC – Say Yes Guilford’s scholarship registration deadline is only days away. Graduating Guilford County Schools’ seniors should visit sayyesguilford.org/scholarshipregistration by June 1 to apply for the scholarship. Eligible graduates can receive up to a full-tuition scholarship …

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GREENSBORO, NC – The Greensboro Public Library will begin a return to in-person services starting June 1, with the opening of book returns at all locations from 10 am to 7 pm, Mondays through Thursdays and from 9 am to 6 pm on Fridays and Saturdays. Customers can return books and other borro…

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In 2016, Brian Cole was named dean of the School of Music at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) in Winston-Salem. Since last August, he’s served as interim chancellor following the departure of Lindsay Bierman, UNCSA chancellor from 2014-2019, who left to become CEO …

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Winston-Salem State University has named Amir Henry to be the next Director of Police and Public Safety, succeeding Chief Patricia Norris, who retired in December 2019. His appointment will be effective on July 1, 2020.

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Greensboro, High Point, Winston-Salem, N.C. – When Karin Friederic began teaching her Anthropology of Global Health class in January, the first coronavirus case outside mainland China had not yet been confirmed.

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GREENSBORO, NC -- The Greensboro Science Center (GSC) is seeking the public’s help to name the two fishing cats born on Friday, April 3. A veterinary exam on Wednesday, May 20, confirmed the sex of the kittens - both are female. Individuals are invited to submit name suggestions by respondin…

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Guilford County – The High Point Schools Partnerships (HPSP) hosted the eighth annual Student Leadership Awards on Wednesday, May 8th. Due to the pandemic, this year’s event was hosted virtually. Principals, school officials and community leaders logged on to celebrate the students.

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Despite a global pandemic, summer session enrollment at Winston-Salem State University has reached its highest level in at least five years. More than 1,500 students are registered for Summer I this year, compared with about 1,300 students in 2019—a 15% increase. Per guidance from the UNC Sy…

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Everyone today knows that online platforms that provide students with high-quality services in custom homework execution, essay writing, conducting research, etc., are especially popular among young people. Students who are educated in higher educational institutions often charge themselves …

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MARS HILL, NC (05/13/2020)-- Mars Hill University conferred degrees on 161 graduates at the conclusion of the spring 2020 semester. Among them was Nathan Ryan Doucette of High Point, who received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. Including double- and triple-majors, th…

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The University of North Carolina School of the Arts has instituted a new program that allows audiences to enjoy performances and productions from the safety and comfort of their own home.

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SALT LAKE CITY (Grassroots Newswire) May 13, 2020 - The following local residents have earned a degree from Western Governors University (WGU). The online, nonprofit university has graduated over 178,000 students from across the country since its inception in 1997.

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GREENSBORO, NC – While the Greensboro Public Library is closed to the public, staff focus has shifted to providing innovative online activities and learning experiences for children and adults. Posting on the Library’s Facebook page, customers can find children’s story times, craft demonstra…

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Greensboro, N.C. – UNC Greensboro today announced that Dr. James (Jim) Coleman will become the University’s new Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor beginning August 1. He will also serve as Professor in the Department of Biology.

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Winston-Salem, N.C. – When first-graders at Brunson Elementary were learning about birds, 17 Wake Forest students visited their classrooms to connect the biology lessons with the arts by exploring how birds move and leading bird-themed creative projects.