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UNC Greensboro brought out the hardhats and golden shovels today at a ceremony to celebrate the official groundbreaking of its new Nursing and Instructional Building. The 180,000-square-foot facility was made possible thanks to state funds from the Connect NC Bond, which was passed by North Carolina voters in the spring of 2016. The $105 million […]

The University of North Carolina System has named UNC Greensboro Police Department Officer Taylor Trantham as its 2018 Officer of the Year. Officer Trantham received the award during the UNC Chiefs of Police Conference held on April 25 at the Spangler Center. During the past year, Officer Trantham responded to more than 500 calls for […]

UNC Greensboro was abuzz with science last Saturday as over 4,000 people descended onto campus for the fourth annual Science Everywhere festival. “It was an amazing day!” said festival organizer Dr. Lynn Sametz, co-director for RISE (research in STEM education) network. “Community members continue to be amazed at all the science that happens at UNCG, and […]

With just nine days until May Commencement, you can feel the graduation jitters. Spartans are putting last-minute touches on their cap designs, cramming for final exams and flocking to College Avenue to take photos in their graduation garb. UNC Greensboro senior Baraka Ongeri is one of more than 2,700 Spartans set to graduate next Friday, […]

The UNCG men’s golf team won its first-ever Southern Conference Championship by five strokes with a team-score of 18-over par 882 (297-285-300) in windy and rainy conditions on Tuesday at the par-72, 7,118-yard Pinehurst No. 9. Freshman Nick Lyerly became the second Spartan to win the SoCon Individual Championship, turning in a 4-under 212 (73-70-69) for the […]