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Flying to Byzantium

Flying to Byzantium

Thirteen Spartan students explored the historic spots of Istanbul

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Photo of student rehearsing with clarinet during the recent music camp

Music, Melody and Mastery

Over the last 33 years, more than 50,000 young musicians have arrived on the UNCG campus during the steamy weeks of July to fine-tune their… Read More >

Photo of Dr. Susan Andreatta and Junior Antropolgy major, Seth Rumbley, observe vegetables in the gardens.

The Magic of Soil

With the right prep work in creating good soil – and then some hard work planting and weeding and harvesting – you have something special…. Read More >

photo of members of UNCG's sustainability team

UNCG Green Team

UNCG’s Sustainability Coordinator Trey McDonald appears to be an easy-going, gregarious man willing to talk about most anything with visitors. Until, that is, you mention… Read More >

Photo of SOAR ambassador taking a selfie with students during orientation

Spartans SOAR

Enthusiastic upperclassmen here sing, dance, scream, and cheer their message to incoming freshmen, parents, transfers and adult students.  The message is clear, “Welcome to UNCG. … Read More >

Performance photo of Gilbert and Sullivan’s comedy “Iolanthe”

Love, comedy and opera

Greensboro’s Light Opera and Song (GLOS) continues its run of  Gilbert and Sullivan’s comedy “Iolanthe” in Aycock Auditorium, at UNCG, June 19 at 7:30 p.m…. Read More >

Photo of Julie Hodgin working with a seal at the North Carolina Zoo

Seals of approval

UNCG’s Julie Hodgin is not exactly on top of the world. But she’s close. This summer she is working at the Alaska SeaLife Center in… Read More >

Portrait photo of Natalie Hengstebeck

Fulbright to Netherlands

UNCG graduate student Natalie Hengstebeck has been interested in relationships for a long time. “I knew it was going to be couples in my career,” she… Read More >

Group photo of incoming freshman women during their SOAR orientation

Up, up and away

First-year Spartans and their families will be hosted on campus in June and August. Spartan Orientation, Advising and Registration (SOAR) will bring in eight freshman… Read More >

Franklin D. Gilliam, Jr.

Big UNCG welcome

GREENSBORO, N.C. (May 22, 2015) – Franklin D. Gilliam, Jr., Dean of the Luskin School of Public Affairs at the University of California, Los Angeles… Read More >

Portrait photo of Dan Elder

Super Spartan support

Dan Elder’s hip hurt, a lot, but ibuprofen took care of it. He was working out, trying to build muscle, but he kept losing weight…. Read More >

Portrait photo of Katherine Davis

An eight year journey

Katherine Davis is a poster child for the importance of going back to school. Literally. Needing more than a high school education to advance from… Read More >

Photo of Patrick Waddell

Determined to make impact

Sir Patrick Waddell is going to make a difference. A Public Health major specializing in Community Health Education, he’s ready to change how people think about… Read More >