News Items from UNC Greensboro

There’s no business like show business, and UNCG School of Theatre students found out first-hand as they traveled to New York City for the 19th annual Industry Showcase this week. The event is a unique opportunity for soon-to-be graduates to perform in front of top entertainment industry producers, agents and casting directors – and network with alumni who have found great […]

“The New Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Refuses to Sugarcoat History.” That was the headline of a New York Times article from December about the newly-opened civil rights museum in Jackson. As the first state-run museum of its kind in the country, the institution is committed to telling the full and true history of civil rights […]

UNC Greensboro today announced a new co-admission agreement with Randolph Community College (RCC) to facilitate degree completion and student success by improving access to undergraduate educational resources, university facilities and support systems. The UNCG-RCC “Spartan Passage” partnership expands opportunities for transfer students, regardless of location, to access and complete their baccalaureate degrees in a selection […]

UNC Greensboro has announced the extension of head men’s basketball coach Wes Miller’s contract through the 2028-29 season. The agreement in principle comes after Miller’s program won a school-record 27 games and earned the first bid into the NCAA Tournament since the 2001 season. Under Miller’s guidance, the men’s basketball team has won back-to-back Southern Conference […]

UNC Greensboro will host its first-ever Student Climate Change Summit on Thursday, March 29, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Weatherspoon Art Museum on campus. The event includes presentations by UNCG, NC State and Grimsley High School students and a keynote address by Dr. Anthony Oliver-Smith, professor emeritus of anthropology at the University of […]

Norman Ornstein, resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, will give a lecture titled “Broken Politics: Saving Democracy in a Polarized Economy.” The talk will take place Thursday, April 12, at 7 p.m. in UNCG’s EUC Auditorium. Ornstein is a longtime observer and analyst of American politics and the U.S. Congress, and has been involved […]