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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 >

Middle College at UNCG marches into history

5 p.m. at UNCG’s Aycock Auditorium. The first graduating class of the Middle College at UNCG has lined up, ready to process into the historic… 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 >

Group photo of Betsy Buford and Fred Chappell from the University Honors event

Betsy Buford, Fred Chappell lauded at UNCG University Honors

The 2015 University Honors evening would be a “celebration of service,” said Acting Chancellor Dana Dunn. Betsy Buford ’68 received the Adelaide F. Holderness /… 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 >

UNCG Commencement speaker Tim Rice

‘You’re off to great places,’ Tim Rice tells UNCG graduates

Former Cone Health CEO Tim Rice spoke to 2,400 freshly minted graduates of UNCG at the Greensboro Coliseum May 8, 2015. The text of his… Read More >

26 inducted into UNCG Golden Chain honor society

In April, UNCG’s Golden Chain Honor Society welcomed 26 new members. This organization, unique to UNCG, recognizes outstanding juniors and seniors who embody the seven… Read More >

Joan Johnson leads Beyond Academics at UNCG to growing impact

On May 6, UNCG’s Beyond Academics will hold its annual departmental ceremony. On May 8, 11 more students will graduate from the program. Beyond Academics… 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 >

ADA Legacy Tour Stops at UNCG

On May 3 and 4, UNCG will be one of only three locations in the state to be part of the Americans with Disabilities Act… Read More >