News Items from UNC Greensboro

UNCG’s renovation and restoration of The Quad, seven historic residence halls built around the early 1920s, has been honored by Preservation Greensboro for “excellence in preservation.” “We were the only institutional or large project honored,” said Fred Patrick, director of UNCG Facilities, Design and Construction. “It was a real honor for us to get it.” […]

Many on campus know Dr. Aaron Allen as an award-winning member of the Music faculty. Now, he’s been appointed to also be UNCG’s academic sustainability coordinator, focusing on initiatives to advance our university’s work in this area. Last year was spent in research in Italy, the result of his winning the prestigious Rome Prize. Allen’s […]

UNCG’s Claudia Aguilera, an Interior Architecture master’s student from El Salvador on a Fulbright Scholarship, installed her thesis exhibition “Decoding Crafts” this week at UNCG’s Gatewood Studio Lobby. If you have interest in the art of weaving, stop in for a moment. If you don’t have an interest in weaving, you might quickly find that […]

Men’s basketball vs. Georgia Southern Wednesday, Feb. 27, 7 p.m. Address, “The Progressive Plutocracy Revisited,” David Goldfield Thursday, Feb. 28, 7 p.m., SOE Building, Room 120 Think Tank Thursday Thursday, Feb. 28, 6:30 p.m., Weatherspoon University Symphony Orchestra Friday, March 1, 7:30 p.m., Aycock Men’s tennis vs. The Citadel Saturday, March 2, noon Children’s drama, […]

Take the new Online Personal Wellness Profile and be entered to win an iPad. Complete the online PWP by March 31, 2013, and you will be entered to win a new iPad and you could help your department win lunch with the Chancellor. The department/unit that has the highest percentage of employees complete the PWP […]

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tyHYH6dFlpI[/youtube] See video highlights of Nicholas Paulos’ 10 three-pointers in the Spartan win over Chattanooga last week. It netted him a “Top Performers” notice on the ESPN web site. It also set a new Spartan single-game record. Watch the reaction from the Spartan bench as he keeps hitting the long shots – he made 10 […]

Facilities Management held their Winter Employee Recognition Program on Jan. 24, 2013, in the Virginia Dare Room of the Alumni House. Keith Siler, Jim Mohr and Rhonda Mitchell received awards. Dr. Eric Gladney, associate director of human resources, spoke on the value of customer service excellence and the positive impact that our Facilities Operations employees […]