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Tia Kratter has been a part of the artistry of Pixar films since the very first one, “Toy Story,” released in 1995. Before that, she contributed work to such Disney classics as “Beauty and the Beast,” “Aladdin” and “The Little Mermaid.” The stories she can share are quite colorful – literally. Kratter will visit UNCG’s […]

Collaborative. Challenging. Community-based. For junior Alyssa Sanchez, that’s the UNCG Lloyd International Honors College in a nutshell. It’s rigorous, yes. For the pre-pharmacy biochemistry major who plans to graduate with full honors, it means additional coursework, an honors thesis and time spent studying abroad. But it also means building new relationships, making lifelong friends and […]

The fall edition of UNCG Magazine – a special 125th anniversary issue – published this week, with more than 100,000 copies arriving in the mailboxes of UNCG alumni across the country. This year’s magazine includes: A special anniversary poem written by Fred Chappell, emeritus professor and former North Carolina Poet Laureate. A message from UNCG […]

The UNCG athletic department has announced its updated strategic plan, “The Spartan Way: 2017-2022,” a comprehensive vision that maps out the next five years for the department in concert with the university’s “Taking Giant Steps” strategic plan announced last week. The plan contains the department’s core purpose, guiding principles and strategic priorities moving forward for […]

UNCG is recognizing the contributions of outstanding faculty who embody the teacher-scholar model with nine endowed professorship appointments across academic disciplines. These termed appointments, which include a stipend and research funding, are awarded to UNCG professors who demonstrate excellence in teaching and scholarship, and who serve as mentors for other faculty and the campus community […]

UNCG has received a 5-year, $1.15 million grant award from the U.S. Department of Education to support first-generation and underrepresented students in undergraduate research and graduate school preparation. The Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program, one of eight federal TRIO programs, will serve promising UNCG students who are first-generation with financial need or members of a group […]

UNCG has received a 5-year, $1.15 million grant award from the U.S. Department of Education to support first-generation and underrepresented students in undergraduate research and graduate school preparation. The Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program, one of eight federal TRIO programs, will serve promising UNCG students who are first-generation with financial need or members of a […]