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Why do you Believe in the G? Maybe it’s the University’s commitment to student success, its excellence in community-engaged research, or the $1 billion economic impact it has on the Triad. Or perhaps it’s the Spartan spirit you feel when cheering on UNCG Basketball, or the growing number of national rankings and recognition. There are […]

UNC Greensboro University Libraries will host its 60th annual Friends of the Libraries Dinner fundraiser on Saturday, April 28, at 6:30 p.m., with author and UNCG alumna Marianne Gingher serving as the keynote speaker. The evening’s festivities, which will take place at the Greensboro Country Club, include dinner, a presentation of the new Friends of the […]

It was a record year for UNC Greensboro’s 48-hour Believe in the G giving campaign. More than 1,100 Spartans raised over $517,000 for 316 funds across campus ­– and the gifts keep coming in. “Thank you to the many students, alumni, faculty, staff, parents and friends that came together to celebrate all that makes UNCG […]

UNCG’s #BelieveInTheG giving campaign saw record levels of participation this year, with more than 1,100 Spartans raising $111,467 in just 48 hours. Funds raised will support student scholarships, innovation within academic departments and student success programs such as the Career Services Center and University Speaking Center. “The results of this year’s #BelieveInTheG reiterate the power […]

For the fourth straight year, UNCG is hosting the #BelieveInTheG 48-hour giving campaign, an opportunity for alumni, faculty, staff, students and community members to share their UNCG story and give back to the university. Last year’s campaign exceeded expectations, with more than 900 participants making a gift in just two days. For this year’s event […]

UNCG’s School of Education received the largest gift in its history Monday – $2.3 million from the Tom Haggai and Associates (THA) Foundation. This gift, combined with matching funds secured by UNCG, will be used to create a permanent endowment for the Haggai Academy and other programs in support of teacher preparation. “Since its inception […]

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) announced today a $5 million gift made by Tobee Kaplan in honor of her late husband, Leonard J. Kaplan. Her gift, which will create an endowment in support of health and wellness programs on the UNCG campus, will be recognized by the naming of the new wellness […]

Chris Bohjalian has penned 18 books, and in each one, he eloquently handles tough issues such a human trafficking, homelessness, struggling marriages and the Armenian genocide. His compelling stories have garnered a number of awards, including spots on the New York Times Bestsellers list and Oprah’s Book Club. Members of the UNCG community will have […]