Professional Societies

ACM – Association for Computing Machinery

ACM, the world’s largest educational and scientific computing society, delivers resources that advance computing as a science and a profession. ACM provides the computing field’s premier Digital Library and serves its members and the computing profession with leading-edge publications, conferences, and career resources.

ACM Winston Salem State University Chapter

The WSSU Chapter of the ACM was founded in 1985. The organization provides an educational, social, and professional medium for Computer Science and Information Technology majors and pre-major. The mission is to expand their technical knowledge, network with peers and computing professionals, and develop leadership skills. The organization sponsors technical speakers, workshops, and seminars for its members.

IEEE Computer Society

The IEEE Computer Society is the computing professional’s single, unmatched source for technology information, inspiration and collaboration.


Each year, the Association of Computer and Information Science and Engineering Departments at Minority Institutions (ADMI) hosts a symposium devoted to computing issues relevant to minority students, education, and institutions.

Toastmasters International

Toastmasters International is a world leader in communication and leadership development. Our membership is 313,000 strong. Members improve their speaking and leadership skills by attending one of the 14,650 clubs in 126 countries that make up our global network of meeting locations.

Upsilon Pi Epsilon

It is the express purpose of Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) to promote the computing and information disciplines and to encourage their contribution to the enhancement of knowledge.