free hit counters
Layla Farmer . The Winston-Salem Chronicle – QNotes

WSSU becomes gay-friendlier

Board of Trustees includes LGBT community in non-discrimination policy

The Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) Board of Trustees has voted to include sexual orientation among the protected groups of individuals in university policies. The unanimous vote took place March 20. WSSU became one of the last institutions in the University of North Carolina (UNC) system to pass such a measure. Designating sexual orientation as a …

Group for gay students launched at WSSU

Started this September, more than 100 members have already joined

When Howard McQuirter Jr.’s parents found out he was gay, they disowned him. Stripped of his car, cell phone and financial support just two weeks before starting his educational journey at Winston-Salem State University (WSSU), McQuirter says he was forced to make some serious adjustments in his life.