News Items from UNC Greensboro

A free pre-game SpartanFest carnival. Plus a tailgating competition between student groups. All culminating in a basketball match-up between the UNCG and Appalachian State men’s teams. That’s what’s on tap this Monday, Feb. 8, at the Greensboro Coliseum. It promises to be the most popular Southern Conference game of the season. The Spartans, 4-6 in the SoCon and 5-16 overall, have won three straight games in the Coliseum. Appalachian St. is 6-4 in conference play.

The Zanmi-UNCG fundraiser Thursday, Jan. 28 to raise awareness and money to support earthquake recovery efforts in Haiti was a big success. All proceeds from the event, which featured a silent auction and raffle, will go to Partners In Health, an international medical relief agency with a long track record of work in Haiti.

Faculty Senate meeting Alumni House, Virginia Dare Room, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 3 p.m. Lecture, “The Civil War in Modern Eyes,” Dr. Thomas Brown Alumni House, Virginia Dare Room, Thursday, Feb. 4, 7 p.m. Artist talk, followed by opening reception, for “Existed: Leonardo Drew” Weatherspoon Art Museum, Friday, Feb. 5, 6 p.m. Women’s Basketball vs. Davidson […]