The theme of the Harrett Elliot Lecture Series 2016 will be “The Science of Creativity and the Arts.” The series kicks off with a talk from Dr. R. Keith Sawyer, a professor of education at UNC Chapel Hill. The series schedule: “The Surprising Path to Greater Creativity” Speaker: Dr. R. Keith Sawyer Thursday, March 3, […]
More than 100 dance educators and students from across the state will arrive at UNCG this Saturday, Feb. 27, for “Connecting Across Carolinas: Energizing Dance Education,” the inaugural North Carolina Dance Education Organization (NCDEO) annual conference. Organized by UNCG Professor of Dance Education and NCDEO President Dr. Mila Parrish, the one-day conference will take place […]
On Feb 25 at 12:30 p.m. in the EUC Sharpe Room, Dr. Elizabeth Keathley will present a work currently in progress for feedback from other faculty and staff. Students are welcome. Keathley’s book-in-progress shows that women writers, performers, and patrons have not only participated In shaping the production and reception of modernist music, but they […]
Dr. Mark Rifkin is the new director for the UNCG Women’s and Gender Studies Program (WGS). Rifkin assumes the position after completing a term as the Associate Head of the English Department at UNCG. Rifkin plans to bolster the number of classes taught by cross-appointed faculty within the program and to create a 100-level introductory […]
Dr. Arthur Anastopoulos (Human Development and Family Studies) received additional funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the project “Longitudinal Outcome of College Students with ADHD.” Although there recently has been an increase in research investigating ADHD among adults, relatively less research has specifically addressed the manner in which ADHD impacts young adults […]
Dr. Catherine Scott-Little (Human Development and Family Studies received a continuation of funding from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction for your project “Supporting Development of the North Carolina K – 3 Assessment.”
[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SOZO-0sMo8Q[/youtube] The Spartans men’s basketball team stunned the league-leading Chattanooga Mocs Saturday in Tennessee. The Mocs were No. 32 in the nation in the RPI rankings and had not lost at home since January 2015. See some highlights.
International student Mei-Lan Chen shares her story about her life in Taiwan, which means Beautiful Island. Chen arrived in America in 2000 because of her husband’s job and is now pursuing a PhD in nursing at UNCG. “In the nursing PhD program, we have many opportunities to learn, conduct research and be independent,” Chen said, […]