News Items from UNC Greensboro

The UNCG Academic Program Review web site (http://opa.uncg.edu/programreview) has been updated, according to a Nov. 2011 message sent to those who subscribe to its listserv. The email lists these updates: The Academic Program Review timeline has been modified to include upcoming meetings of the University Program Review Committee and a meeting of the Unit Level […]

Sophomore Paul Chelimo came in 13th place to become the first runner in UNCG history to earn All-America honors at the NCAA Championship. Chelimo broke his own school record he set at the NCAA Southeast Regional by 13 seconds. Teammate Joey Thompson, a senior, finished in 189th place. Thompson, with a 3.96 GPA in finance, […]

Bloomberg Businessweek has ranked the Evening MBA Program in the Bryan School of Business and Economics among the nation’s top part-time MBA programs of 2011. Bryan’s program ranks No. 50, up from No. 64 in 2009. Among programs in public universities, the Bryan program ranks No. 22, earning even higher marks for affordability and salary […]

It’s Staff/Faculty Appreciation Day on Monday, Dec. 5, at the men’s basketball game against Elon. Each Staff and Faculty member may receive up to 4 complimentary tickets to the game. Each ticket will come with a coupon for a free popcorn and soda. Game time is set for 7 p.m. with gates opening at 6 […]

Charles Williamson died Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011. He was a building environmental services technician in the Sullivan Science Building. He was employed with UNCG for over six years.

UNCG faculty, staff and students have been strong supporters of the American Heart Association Heart Walk for many years by raising money and walking, Dr. Kim Sousa-Peoples (New Student & Spartan Family Programs) notes. UNCG has been recognized by the AHA as a Gold Level Start! Fit-Friendly company. Right now, UNCG Heart Walk teams are […]

On Dec. 1, 2011, find something for all the Spartans on your holiday shopping list. In addition to your current 20% Faculty/Staff discount, take an extra 10 percept off non-book items. Magazines, computer hardware and software are not included. Simply present your SpartanCard to the cashier to receive your discount.

UNCG’s Division of Continual Learning (DCL) recently won a record eight International Davey Awards, honoring the finest creative work from the best small firms, agencies and companies worldwide. The Spring/Summer 2011 “Master of Arts in Liberal Studies” print campaign received a Gold Award. In addition, Silver Awards were awarded for the integrated “UNCG Online” and […]

Lloyd International Honors College is now inviting nominations for the Student Excellence Award. These awards are given to seniors whose academic careers are outstanding both inside and outside the classroom. Each academic department and interdisciplinary program may nominate up to two students for the award. Nomination packets have been sent to faculty and can be […]