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Nano tech, big impact

Nano tech, big impact

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Nano tech, big impact

They’re a million times smaller than a hair follicle on your head. But they can be used to solve some of our biggest problems. Dr…. Read More >

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Online programs recognized by U.S. News & World Report

UNC Greensboro has some of the best online degree programs in the nation according to the U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Best Online Programs… Read More >

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Students teach positive communication to businesses

We’re all too familiar with the “dark side” of communication – hate speech, unethical advertising, poor customer service. But what about the other side of… Read More >

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A data-driven approach to end human trafficking

When many of us think about human trafficking, we imagine a kidnapping at the border. But often that’s not the case – in fact, it’s… Read More >

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Nursing student recognized for public health research

Jaimee Lee Watts, a doctoral nursing student at UNC Greensboro, was named one of 13 “Students Who Rocked Public Health” in 2019 by the Journal… Read More >

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Rituals and regalia at December hooding ceremony

UNC Greensboro conferred 121 doctoral degrees during its Doctoral Hooding Ceremony in UNCG Auditorium on Dec. 12, 2019. The new graduates were “launched to become… Read More >

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School of Nursing receives Armfield Foundation grant

The UNC Greensboro School of Nursing has been awarded a $100,000 grant from The Edward M. Armfield, Sr. Foundation to bring innovative nursing practices to at-risk… Read More >

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A conversation with professor, poet Stuart Dischell

Stuart Dischell is a nationally recognized poet and recent winner of UNC Greensboro’s Senior Research Excellence Award.  The first book by the professor of creative… Read More >

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JSNN announces establishment of first institute

The Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering (JSNN) revealed the newly minted Joint School’s Institute for Research Technologies this month. The institute will further strengthen… Read More >

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New degrees in geography, environment, sustainability

UNC Greensboro’s Department of Geography, Environment, and Sustainability (GES) is putting itself on the map with two new undergraduate degree programs that will be available… Read More >

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Students get hands-on experience with ESPN broadcasts

It’s game day and the air is electric. The players warm up. The cheer team practices its routine. The crowd is settling in. And eight… Read More >

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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 >