News Items from UNC Greensboro

The UNCG Staff Senate, the UNCG Students Veterans Association and the Veterans Resource Center are joining forces to collect cards to be distributed on Veterans Day and at other times throughout the year, thanking the members of our Armed Forces and veterans. We invite the campus community to stop by the tables set up in […]

On Nov. 11, Veterans Day, The Student Veterans Association in collaboration with the Veterans Resource Center will conduct a roll call of the 6,836 lives lost during Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. It will start at 6 a.m. with the intention of finishing just prior to the commencement of our Veteran’s Day ceremony […]

The UNCG Alumni Association has created a new award for senior students. Ten seniors will receive inaugural Spartan of Promise awards Thursday, Oct. 30, at UNCG’s Alumni of Distinction dinner. The award recognizes outstanding seniors at UNCG who demonstrate exceptional achievement in both academic and service endeavors. Up to ten students can receive it each […]

John D. Bassett III, a 53-year veteran of the furniture industry, chairman of Vaughan-Bassett Furniture Company and protagonist of the New York Times bestseller “Factory Man,” has been named the 2014 recipient of UNCG’s Entrepreneur Extraordinaire Award. The annual award, presented by the UNCG Entrepreneurship Cross-Disciplinary Program and the Bryan School of Business and Economics, […]

‘Margaret Maron Presents Women of Mystery’ Wednesday, Oct. 29, 7 p.m., Alumni House ‘Randall Jarrell & His Students’ Saturday, Nov. 1, 2 p.m., Alumni House Homecoming Party, Kaplan Commons Saturday, Nov. 1, 4 p.m. Men’s soccer vs. VMI Saturday, Nov. 1, 7:30 p.m. Faculty Senate meeting Wednesday, Nov. 5, 3 p.m., Alumni House Phi Beta […]

The Coalition for Diverse Language Communities (CDLC) and Faculty Access and Equity Committee (FAEC) will sponsor the CDLC Speaker Series “CDLC Fellowship Recipient Presentations” on Nov. 13, 2014, from 3 to 4 p.m. in Room 301 SOEB. Ye He, Ang Chen, and Kristine Lundgren from Schools of Education and Health and Human Sciences will present […]