News Items from UNC Greensboro

At the corner of Arlington Street and Gate City Boulevard, the Union Square Campus is a symbol of partnership and revitalization in downtown Greensboro, and it’s opening its doors for the first time later this week. The campus will house UNCG’s doctor of nursing practice program that trains nurse practitioners, nurse executives and certified registered […]

Assistant principals play a critical role in schools across the state, but there are very few professional development opportunities geared just toward them. That’s why UNCG’s School of Education developed a unique conference specifically for assistant principals. More than 115 assistant principals from across the state are planning to attend the third annual UNCG Assistant […]

Tickets are on sale for the Friends of the UNCG Libraries dinner, and they’re going fast. The annual fundraiser for UNCG’s libraries will be March 22 at 6 p.m. in the Elliot University Center’s Cone Ballroom. The guest speaker will be New York Times Bestselling Author Chris Bohjalian. He has written 18 books, including “Midwives” […]

The Paul Taylor Dance Company, one of the world’s foremost contemporary dance groups, will perform at UNCG’s Aycock Auditorium on Saturday, Oct. 17, at 8 p.m. The Paul Taylor Dance Company kicks off the 2015-16 University Performing Arts Series with a world premiere of new work from the legendary Paul Taylor. In addition to the […]

Just 13 days after moving to the Piedmont Triad from the Los Angeles area, Chancellor-elect Dr. Franklin D. Gilliam Jr. addressed an audience of more than 800 business leaders at Greensboro’s Koury Convention Center for the annual “State of the Community” luncheon. “We share a common fate so together we must collaborate,” Gilliam said, emphasizing […]

UNCG students contributed more than 1 million hours of community service in 2013-14, the most recent year for which data are available. That brings the Spartan students’ totals to more than 3.6 million hours in the last five years, with sharp increases over that time. The 2013-14 total represents a nearly threefold increase since 2009-10. […]