News Items from UNC Greensboro

The German Program honored Dr. Penelope Pynes, associate provost for International Programs at UNCG, with an honorary National German Honor Society membership for her outstanding contributions in promoting the study of German and German culture, particularly by establishing the study abroad exchange program with Germany for the UNC system. At its annual induction ceremony on […]

The UNCG Psychology Clinic is offering free mental health screenings for children and adolescents ages 3 – 17. Caregivers who have concerns about a child’s behavioral or emotional well-being can complete a screening on a first come, first served basis. The screenings are Wednesdays, March 4, 18 and 25, between 2 – 6 p.m. at […]

UNCG Athletics would like to invite all UNCG employees to join the women’s basketball team as they celebrate Senior day in Fleming Gymnasium facing SoCon foe Western Carolina Friday, Feb. 27, at 7 p.m. for our annual UNCG Faculty and Staff Appreciation Night. This package includes a ticket to the game and a concessions voucher […]

The Alumni House will begin accepting reservations for the 2015-16 academic/fiscal year on Monday, March 2, 2015, at 9 a.m. All requests should be made online via the Alumni House Reservation/Inquiry Request web page at http://alumni.uncg.edu/house. For additional information, contact John Comer at 6-1466.

Lori Kerr lost her wallet. She was going from forum to forum on campus for the Chancellors’ Search, and midday she realized her wallet was missing. Oh, no. She backtracked. It was gone. She spent her breaks cancelling her credit cards – she was soon leaving on a trip. When she returned home from the […]

Faculty and staff members are encouraged to submit outstanding students for the Golden Chain Honor Society. Founded in 1948, the Golden Chain is unique to the UNCG campus. The seven links of the Golden Chain symbolize the qualities that have always been prerequisite for election to membership: leadership, scholarship, service, tolerance, judgment, magnanimity and character. […]

Last week’s weather resulted in a new date for the UNCG School of Nursing’s dedication of its Simulation Center for Experiential Nursing Education (SCENE). The dedication will be Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 11 a.m. to noon on the fourth floor of the Moore Nursing Building. Tours of the new facility will be offered. The new […]

Dr. Dianne H. B. Welsh (UNCG Bryan School) has been named the Fulbright-Hall Distinguished Chair in Entrepreneurship for Central Europe. As a Fulbright-Hall Chair, Welsh will spend several months this spring teaching undergraduate and doctoral students at Vienna University for Economics and Business. She’ll also teach at the  University of Bratislava, Slovakia. While in Europe, […]