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Members of the North Carolina General Assembly today marked the 125th anniversary of the first classes to attend The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) with statements celebrating the University’s rich history and tradition of providing academic opportunity and excellence to students. Statements were read by Representative Amos Quick and by Senator Gladys Robinson. […]

In September of 1956, JoAnne Smart and Bettye Tillman stepped foot on the campus of Woman’s College, now UNCG, as the institution’s first African American students. Their four years on campus were marked by courage, strength of character and a commitment to pursuing excellence in education, despite the challenges they faced. The following are highlights […]

Faculty Senate meets Wednesday, March 1, at 3 p.m. in the Virginia Dare Room of the Alumni House. Welcome and remarks will be provided by Anna Wallace, faculty senate chair, and minutes will be delivered by Brad Johnson, Faculty Senate secretary. At 3:15 Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor Dana Dunn will deliver remarks and take […]

Critical thinking. Communication. Collaboration. It’s this unique combination of skills that makes humanities majors well positioned to enter the 21st-century job market. But often, students don’t know how to best communicate these skills to prospective employers. The solution? “The Liberal Arts Advantage: Launching from Campus to Career,” a professional development workshop hosted by UNCG’s Humanities […]

“Memory across time: From neurons to life stories” will be the theme of the 2017 Kendon Smith Lecture Series, presented by the UNCG Department of Psychology. The series will feature Dr. Howard Eichenbaum (Boston University), Dr. Thomas Lyon (University of Southern California), Dr. Elaine Reese (University of Otago, New Zealand), and Dr. Daniel Schacter (Harvard […]