News Items from UNC Greensboro

It’s a common misconception: Perfectionists are typically viewed as hard-working, high-achieving, self-confident individuals. However, according to clinical psychology student Kelly Harper, perfectionism can come with costs. Existing research highlights two types of perfectionists – adaptive and maladaptive. Adaptive perfectionists maintain high standards and feel pride in their accomplishments without berating themselves for mistakes. Maladaptive perfectionists […]

UNC System President Margaret Spellings visited Greensboro Wednesday afternoon for a special State of the University Address that highlighted the system’s four Triad area universities: UNC Greensboro, N.C. A&T State University, Winston-Salem State University and UNC School of the Arts. The event, which took place at the Union Square Campus in downtown Greensboro, was the […]

This Saturday, UNC Greensboro is partnering with the Carolina Cobras, Greensboro’s newest arena football team, for a special UNCG Night at the Cobras. The Cobras will face off against the Massachusetts Pirates at 7 p.m. at the Greensboro Coliseum in what will be their second home game of the season. Pre-game activities begin at 6 p.m. […]

Scientific marvels are all around us – from our bodies to the uncovered wonders of outer space. On Saturday, April 21, from 12 to 4 p.m., the community is invited to experience these marvels and more at UNC Greensboro’s fourth annual Science Everywhere festival. The free event is part of the North Carolina Science Festival […]

UNC Greensboro’s Miles Davis Jazz Studies Program isn’t just about playing swingin’ tunes. It’s also about learning composition skills that can define a jazz musician’s career. On Friday, April 20, the UNCG Jazz Ensemble I, directed by Associate Professor of Music Chad Eby, will perform with visiting master guitarist Lage Lund for the Miles Davis Jazz […]