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From music school, to the military, to the physics lab

From music school, to the military, to the physics lab

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From music school, to the military, to the physics lab

Aidan Lytle has been interested in physics – “the purest science,” he says – since he was a kid. But a less-than-stellar academic record meant,… Read More >

Ti'Era holding her certificate with Secretary of the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality Michael S. Regan

Student earns Environmental Education Certification

Ti’Era Worsley, a doctoral student in the Department of Teacher Education and Higher Education at UNC Greensboro, received her Environmental Education Certification this week for… Read More >

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Virtual reality research assists the walking-impaired

Most of us don’t appreciate the thousands of steps we take each day without stumbling or falling. Maybe we should. “You’re within an inch of… Read More >

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UNCG celebrates National Distance Learning Week

It’s National Distance Learning Week, and UNCG Online is part of the country-wide celebration of online education. At its inception 20 years ago, UNC Greensboro offered… Read More >

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The patient perspective: communication in health care

Imagine you’re sitting alone in an exam room, struggling to catch what your doctor is saying. Because you are hearing impaired, you ask the doctor… Read More >

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UNCG awarded $15.6 million from U.S. Dept. of Education

UNC Greensboro today announced that the SERVE Center has been awarded a five-year, $15.6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education for a regional comprehensive… Read More >

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Clinicals and corner kicks for UNCG student-athlete

Julia Brown was tired even after falling asleep at 7 p.m. the previous night. She had a few minutes to relax, but then she had… Read More >

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UNCG awarded $1 million NSF grant

UNC Greensboro has been awarded a prestigious, $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The three-year NSF award, ADVANCE: Organizational Change for Gender… Read More >

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UNCG Institutional Research receives website honors

How many UNC Greensboro students are pursuing online degrees, and what is their average age? How many are from out of state, and who is… Read More >

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Research on friendship, aging, and the Grateful Dead

You could say that Dr. Rebecca Adams’ research on Deadhead culture is alumnus Matthew Russ’ fault. While majoring in sociology at UNCG in 1987, he… Read More >

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UNCG awarded $6.1 million from Dept. of Education

UNC Greensboro today announced that the School of Education has been awarded a five-year, $6.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education. The funding,… Read More >

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Research helps domestic violence survivors in recovery

Domestic violence affects one out of three Americans. As a survivor, 2019 doctoral graduate Joy Kelly is on a mission to help others through the… Read More >