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Students looking for a chance to serve others can apply now. The Center for New North Carolinians is taking applications for the AmeriCorps Cross-Cultural Education Service Systems. On top of a chance to volunteer, it gives students tools for building their professional prospects.

For more than a decade, Dr. Marianne LeGreco, in the Department of Communication Studies, has been one of the driving forces behind local food security initiatives, including urban garden projects, fresh food mobile markets, entrepreneurship programs, and culinary workshops. With UNCG support, the SNAP benefits “Green for Greens” program helped the local community and farmers markets weather the pandemic.