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Big UNCG welcome

Big UNCG welcome

Dr. Franklin D. Gilliam, Jr. is introduced as the new chancellor for UNCG

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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 >

Photo of student standing and holding sign during May 2015 commencement

Spartans turn tassels

Approximately 2,400 students were awarded degrees Friday at UNCG’s Spring 2015 Commencement Ceremony. The event has held at the Greensboro Coliseum. Of those new graduates,… Read More >

Photo of Tabitha Jacobs beading the graduation regalia for her friend Symphony Oxendine

On Eagle’s Wings

Symphony Oxendine will probably be the only graduate donning an eagle feather on a doctoral tam during UNCG’s Commencement Ceremonies. The feather, intricate tribal beading… Read More >

Photo of student walking with coffee cup across campus with students talking in the background

Finish your degree

UNCG holds free information sessions several times each year for transfer students who want to learn more about pursuing their undergraduate degree at UNCG. Attendees… Read More >

Photo of costume designer Trent Pcenicni adjusting head piece in the costume shop

Crafting a celestial opera

When you’ve been “puppet wrangler” for the dozens of puppets plus wardrobe designer for ‘Avenue Q’ on Off-Broadway, creating costumes for 14 actors in an… Read More >

Photo of Kaziah Miller with students creating paper mache

Helping hands

Kaziah Miller was researching potential colleges when UNCG got her attention. “I saw that slogan, ‘Do something bigger altogether,’ and it made me curious,” she… Read More >

Action photo of Jordy Kuiper

Taking charge

At 6 feet, 9 inches, UNCG post player Jordy Kuiper is a big presence in the lane. What’s more impressive is his role as supporter… Read More >

students decorating trees

Sprucing up Christmas

Mariah Governor, president of UNCG’s Student Alumni Ambassadors (SAA), has worked with SAA’s Christmas-time Branches of Love project for four years. You might say her… Read More >

The Randolph County Honor Guard presented the colors at the UNCG Fountain

Always grateful

Amber Mathwig spent a decade in the U.S. Navy as a military police officer. When she left the military and went back to college for… Read More >

Renwick Pridgeon '09 , who joined Alpha Phi Alpha in Spring 2007, rides in the 2009 Parade of Chariots.

Bands of brotherhood

Brotherhood. Service. Scholarship. For 30 years, the brothers of the Pi Zeta chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. have embraced all three on the… Read More >