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(Winston-Salem, N.C. – May 6, 2021)  – Gabrielle Prichard will begin work as a cloud solution engineer with Oracle. Lucy Vaughn will start her career as a research and development engineer with AstraZeneca. John Hobson will become a U.S. Army engineer when he is commissioned as a second lieutenant.

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (May 4, 2021) — On Fri., May 21, Kaleideum is hosting Let’s Have a Ball, a reimagined fundraising event that gives supporters a taste of Kaleideum in their own homes. Friends of the museum can pre-order a “party-in-a-box” and “have a ball” wherever they may be … all while…

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GREENSBORO, NC -- The Greensboro Science Center (GSC) is encouraging citizen scientists across the Piedmont to join the 2021 City Nature Challenge from Friday, April 30 through Monday, May 3. This four-day challenge is an opportunity for participants to celebrate the outdoors by photographin…

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GREENSBORO, NC (April 23, 2021) – The Greensboro Parks and Recreation Department is introducing new outdoor exploration programs for the youngest children and their caregivers where kids can hike, scout streams, and generally get wild with Youth Programmer Ms. Shelli Scott. These programs, r…

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GREENSBORO, NC -- The Greensboro Science Center (GSC) is pleased to announce that Revolution Ridge, a $15.5M zoo expansion project, is scheduled to open to GSC members on May 20 at 9:00 a.m. and to all GSC guests on May 21 at 9:00 a.m. The opening of Revolution Ridge will be the culmination …

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HIGH POINT, N.C., April 23, 2021 – The 2020 edition ofHigh Point University’s literary magazine, “Apogee,” won Best in Show along with three other awards at the North Carolina Media Association Conference (NCCMA) held virtually in February. NCCMA is an association aimed at supporting and enc…

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EAST GREENSBORO, N.C. (April 21, 2021) — North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University emerged as the national champions of the 32nd annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge (HCASC), with a 70-point lead against Florida A&M. This is the first year the university has laid claim…

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HIGH POINT, N.C., April 21, 2021 – High Point University honored outstanding student achievements in the classroom, on campus and in the community during a Virtual Honors Day Ceremony on April 20. Among these awards, four standout students received University Awards for their impressive rese…

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EAST GREENSBORO, N.C. (April 14, 2021) – Fifty years ago, two young students met and fell in love at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University: one a football player from Charlotte who was studying to become a teacher and the other a local girl pursuing a bachelor’s degree i…

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WINSTON-SALEM, NC (APRIL 14, 2021)—Salem Academy announced thatAnnika Lilja of Plymouth, Minnesota, has been named the recipient of the 2021 Salem Academy Sisters Merit Scholarship. This competitive award enables an incoming boarding student to attend Salem Academy, a boarding and day high s…

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HIGH POINT, N.C., April 16, 2021 – Steve Wozniak, the co-founder of Apple Computer and HPU’s Innovator in Residence, checked in with High Point University students during a virtual workshop on April 14. Wozniak connected with students in the Webb School of Engineering to discuss their work o…

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JAMESTOWN, N.C. (April 15, 2021) – Guilford Technical Community College will be offering its first Amazon Web Services class this spring through Workforce & Continuing Education which will allow students to earn an industry-recognized credential to qualify for an IT position or upgrade c…

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Oak Ridge, N.C. – Scouts BSA Troop 600 Eagle Scout Stewart Chipman is the recipient of the 2020 Glenn A. and Melinda W. Adams National Eagle Scout Service Project of the Year Award for the Old North State Council’s eight-county service area. The council has also submitted his project to the …

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LEAD Girls and its outreach to at-risk girls is expanding to include two pilot programs in connection with the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools. When LEAD was established in 2015, a curriculum-based program was created that could aid girls from ages 9-18.

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Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools will hold a district-wide career fair to hire for vacant positions that are open throughout the school system.  The event will take place virtually from 9:00 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, April 17.

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HIGH POINT, N.C., April 6, 2021 –Dr. Nido Qubein, High Point University president, has been re-elected to the position of treasurer of the North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities (NCICU) Board of Directors. The election took place at the organization’s annual meeting held virtua…

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With great enthusiasm, UNCG announces that the Class of 2021 and Class of 2020 will have an in-person Commencement on May 7 and May 8. Names will be called for graduates! Details are available at Commencement Central https://commencement.uncg.edu/

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Winston-Salem, N.C. – Joseph McCalmon, Ashley Peake and Samuel Schwartz have been named 2021 Barry S. Goldwater Scholars. The three are among 410 college students from across the U.S. to receive the award for the 2021-22 academic year.

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Anyone scoffing at the announcement that the University of North Carolina-Greensboro will offer a non-credit certificate in esports should ask themselves this question: what if it was a certificate in tournament-level chess?