News Items from UNC Greensboro

The department formerly known as Purchasing will now be Procurement Services, to reflect what it provides to UNCG’s campus. There are also some other new resources and processes that are part of Procurement Services. There is new guidance concerning independent contractors, to assist campus units in the determination process: https://purchasing.uncg.edu/contract-services/independent-contractor/ The Amazon punch out catalog, […]

As part of the UNCG Greensboro iBelong project launched in Spring 2019 and the Campus Climate initiatives, a total of $7,400 will be awarded in support of projects that help build a sense of belonging among Spartans. These projects have been selected for their innovative ideas to build deeper community and connections between students across […]

The 15th annual UNCG Sustainability Film and Discussion Series will hold its first virtual discussion session on Thursday, Mar. 11, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Discussion leader: Dr. John Stehlin of the UNCG  Department of Geography, Environment, and Sustainability.  Film Title: “Hope on the Hudson: Farmscape Ecology” (2020) Teaser: Farming is ever-evolving. Today, when we think […]

The New Student Transitions & First Year Experience office is seeking engaging, passionate, and supportive individuals to serve as FYE Instructors for fall 2021. FYE 101: Succeed at the G is a three-credit, 15-week transition seminar required for first-year students in their first semester at UNC Greensboro as part of Minerva’s Academic Curriculum (MAC), the […]

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. Franklin D. Gilliam, Jr. was featured in a ‘Better Leaders, Better Schools’ podcast episode discussing […]

Nicole Hall, director of career and professional development (CPD) at UNC Greensboro, has been elected to the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Board of Directors. Her two-year term will begin for 2021-2022. NACE is a professional organization that connects 9,500+ college career services professionals and 3100+ university relations and recruiting professionals. As a director […]

2020 marked the 30th anniversary of the landmark Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, which provides protections against discrimination of people with disabilities. In celebration of the 30th anniversary, the Office of Accessibility Resources and Services provided the opportunity for a virtual “PhotoVoice” project for students, staff, and faculty who identify as a person […]