News Items from UNC Greensboro

At first glance, the newest building on campus is a massive brick-and-glass structure in shades of red and gray. But the real color of the Nursing and Instructional Building is green. Green with a hint of Gold. The NIB has continued a trend on UNC Greensboro’s campus, earning Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) […]

UNC Greensboro’s Center of New North Carolinians (CNNC), led by Dr. Diya Abdo, was recently awarded a new grant from the CDC Foundation to provide flu and COVID-19 vaccine education and access among immigrants and refugees in the Greensboro area, in collaboration with the New Arrivals Institute.  Through the Triad Vaccine Education and Access Project, […]

Every year, on the second Monday in October, Indigenous Peoples’ Day is observed in various cities and states across the country, acknowledging both Native American peoples’ resilient perpetuity and significant contributions to our society. Indigenous Peoples’ Day was first recognized in 1992 when on the 500th anniversary of the arrival of Columbus to the Americas, […]

Whether researchers with timely insights or students with outstanding stories, members of the UNCG community appear in print, web and broadcast media every day. Here is a sampling of UNCG-related stories in the news and media over the week. Dr. Jennifer Etnier is featured on Brian Keane fitness podcast, where, as a former athlete and […]

UNC Greensboro continues to be recognized in national ranking lists for excellence, access, and affordability.  In recent weeks, UNCG has been featured in a variety of ranking lists – from Princeton Review to Forbes to Washington Monthly. Learn more about these accolades below.   U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges UNCG was ranked No. 1 […]

As part of “She Can, We Can: Beyond the Women’s Suffrage Centennial,” UNC Greensboro has partnered with the Greensboro History Museum and Bicycling in Greensboro (BIG) to host a family-friendly daylong celebration of the revolutionary impact of the bicycle on women & voting, on October 9, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. A community […]