To say that senior Duncan Lauer’s semester is off to a great start is an understatement. The media studies major’s animated documentary “Future’s Resistance” debuted at two film festivals recently, FullBloom and ChangeFest, and will play at the Raleigh Film & Arts Festival on Oct. 1. “Future’s Resistance” was also nominated for Best International Short […]
UNC Greensboro senior cross country and track student-athlete Thomas Knepshield has always been interested in weather ever since Hurricane Katrina back in 2005. This past summer, he chased his dream and traveled through the country for what would be the most thrilling three months of his life. Read more at uncgspartans.com.
Minnesota Timberwolves President of Basketball Operations Gersson Rosas announced the team has signed guard and UNC Greensboro (UNCG) alum Isaiah Miller. Miller, 22, played in all five games for the 2021 Timberwolves Summer League team, averaging 7.4 points, 4.0 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 1.6 steals in 16.2 minutes per game. Miller averaged 14.9 points on 47.4% shooting, 4.8 […]
The Fall 2021 issue explores projects and initiatives that address gaps in health and education, strengthen and diversify workforces, and apply innovative methods and community-centric values. ADHD success programs, little free libraries and literacy support, STEM evaluation, a bigger molecule, and more. Read more in print or online.
Season tickets for the upcoming 2021-22 UNCG men’s and women’s basketball seasons are available now. Both teams will play 15 home games this winter, and both open their seasons at home on Tuesday, Nov. 9. The women’s team starts against UNC-Asheville at Fleming Gym, and the men’s team plays crosstown rival N.C. A&T at the […]
UNC Greensboro School of Theatre students will perform a musical adaptation of William Shakespeare’s “As You Like It,” opening on Sept. 24 at Taylor Theatre. Faculty members Randall McMullen, Dominick Amendum, Eric Speer, John Gully, and Chip Haas have worked alongside MFA candidates to create this Shakespearean comedy that explores love. The show will have five […]
Meet Megan George Cain: a business owner and published author who has been featured on HGTV, DIY Network, Forbes, USA Today, and more. Her business, The Zen Succulent, all started with a passion for plants, and her success story began at UNC Greensboro. “I grew up in a house that had over a hundred plants. […]
The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro continues to take huge strides in its equity, diversity, and inclusion efforts. The museum will collaborate on anti-racist project models and practices as part of the Museum Partnerships for Social Justice Project, a recently announced initiative of the Henry Luce Foundation’s American Art Program. The foundation granted the […]
Hispanic Heritage Month is Sept. 15 through Oct. 15, and UNC Greensboro is hosting a variety of events each week to celebrate the diverse histories, cultures, and contributions of the Hispanic and Latinx communities. From music to Café y Conversación to Zumba to poetry, there’s something for everyone! The campus celebration kicks off Wednesday, Sept. […]
The clean-tech company Minerva Lithium was founded by UNCG alumna Dr. Sheeba Dawood and Associate Professor of Nanoscience Hemali Rathnayake, who have developed a platform that can selectively trap valuable minerals and harmful pathogens from water. Read more at UNCG Research.
Calling all sophomores – UNCG is throwing a special welcome back celebration just for you! Because the Class of 2024 missed out on a traditional fall semester last year, the Division of Student Success and Student Affairs are hosting a Sophomore Kick-off and a Sophomore Symposium to provide second-year students with a sense of belonging […]
In the few years since its creation, the STEM Program Evaluation Laboratory, led by Dr. Ayesha Boyce and Dr. Aileen Reid (l-r), has brought in over $4 million in funding to UNCG. Read more at UNCG Research magazine.