Arts & Culture

UNCG senior wins national bodybuilding competition

UNCG exercise science major Jasmine Williams began bodybuilding in 2014. She won her first competition in 2015, and 11 months later she earned her pro… Read More >

Photo of professor Donald Hartmann during dress rehearsal

UNCG professor to make New York debut in historic NYCO production of ‘Tosca’

UNCG professor Dr. Donald Hartmann ’77, ’82 MM will make his New York City debut Wednesday, Jan. 20, when the New York City Opera (NYCO)… Read More >

Photo of past exhibition at Weatherspoon Art Museum

Weatherspoon kicks off 75th anniversary with ‘First Toast’ celebration

UNCG’s Weatherspoon Art Museum is kicking off its 75th anniversary in style with a “First Toast” celebration this Thursday, Jan. 7, from 5:30 to 7… Read More >

Photo of alumnus Jonathan Blalock during dress rehearsal of Dallas Opera

UNCG alumnus lands lead role in Dallas Opera world premiere

The Dallas Opera opened the holiday season on Friday, Dec. 4, with a world premiere of Mark Adamo’s “Becoming Santa Claus,” starring one of UNCG’s… Read More >

UNCG alumnus to bring film screening to where it all began

“Lost Colony,” written, directed and produced by UNCG alumnus Christopher Holmes ’05 MFA, has been shown at prestigious film festivals in Boston, Portland and across… Read More >

Photo of Ralph Eggleston sketching

‘Toy Story’ visionary to visit campus

Pixar’s Ralph Eggleston, a visionary behind some of the greatest feature-length animated films of the last 20 years, is coming to UNCG’s campus on Friday,… Read More >

Van Dyke Dance Group company member Kelly Swindell and guest artist E.E. Balcos perform Jan Van Dyke's "Lament."

NC Dance Festival to celebrate 25th anniversary at UNCG

The North Carolina Dance Festival (NCDF) is returning to the UNCG Dance Theater this weekend to celebrate its 25th anniversary. The two-day event will include… Read More >

Alumnus brings life to forgotten historical group with book published by Oxford University Press

Dr. Joseph Moore ’11 isn’t trying to make a political or religious statement with his new book “Founding Sins: How a Group of Antislavery Radicals… Read More >

World-Class Violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg to perform at UNCG’s Aycock Auditorium

Internationally acclaimed violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg will perform at UNCG’s Aycock Auditorium on Friday, Oct. 23, at 8 p.m. as part of the 2015-16 University Performing… Read More >

photo of Paul Taylor Dance Company performing "Company B"

Paul Taylor Dance Company to Perform World Premiere at UNCG’s Aycock Auditorium

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… Read More >

NC Poet Laureate to visit UNCG

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) is a campus with poetry woven into the very fiber of its soul, so it’s only fitting… Read More >

Photo of Caroline Oswalt, a media studies major, during dress rehearsal for "Hairspray

Good morning Baltimore

The first UNCG musical of the year kicks off this week with a whole lot of spunk, hip-shaking and, of course, hairspray. The UNCG School… Read More >