News Items from UNC Greensboro

For a course in applied sustainability, the entire campus can be a classroom, and the UNCG Facilities staff are the experts. This past semester, Assistant Professor of Interior Architecture and Sustainability Faculty Fellow Dr. Amanda Gale taught a brand-new class for UNCG – Sustainability in the Built Environment, which enrolled students in both interior architecture […]

UNCG Staff Senate is hosting a volunteering opportunity for employees, at the Out of the Garden Fresh Mobile Market. Eight volunteers are needed for each event.  Staff can use their Community Involvement hours for these events. The next event will be Tuesday, Nov. 28. Another event is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 15. Remaining events scheduled […]

Dr. Laurie Wideman will be the inaugural recipient of the Safrit-Ennis Distinguished Professorship in Kinesiology, effective Jan. 1, 2018. The overarching focus of Dr. Wideman’s research is the impact of exercise, disease and injury on the endocrine system. Her work examines body composition, heart rate variability and ways that the body can regulate itself. She […]

The second annual Key Leader Symposium on Transitional Public Security is being held this week in the Alumni House here at UNCG. The goal of the Key Leader Symposium is for participants to better understand others’ views regarding Multifunctional Peace Operations before, during and after the kinetic phase of an intervention or following humanitarian disaster […]

UNCG is one of the recipients of E&I Cooperative Services’ inaugural Cloud Leadership Awards. Twenty four winners were selected from nearly 100 nominees to celebrate their excellence in cloud solutions on campuses across the country. UNCG was one of four universities chosen by industry expert judges as a winner in the Cloud Storage category of […]

UNCG has been named a Gold-rated institution in the 2017 Sustainable Campus Index, and a top performer in the subcategories of public engagement and well-being and work. The index is an annual publication of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) and recognizes top-performing institutions in each of the 17 Sustainability […]

Looking to make a tangible difference in your community? UNCG’s State Employees Combined Campaign is raising money for a wide variety of charities. The yearly effort allows state employees to conveniently donate to charitable organizations. UNCG has participated in the statewide campaign for many years, and has consistently had one of the highest employee participation […]