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Spartans SOAR

Orientation staff helps ease student, family transition to campus

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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 >

Photo of student standing and holding sign during May 2015 commencement

Spartans turn tassels

Spring 2015 Commencement — May 8, 2015

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 >