Academics & Research

Professor awarded Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship

UNC Greensboro’s Dr. Moses Acquaah, professor and head of the Department of Management, was recently awarded a fellowship by the Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program (CADFP) to… Read More >

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Professor explores relationship between Arctic sea ice decline, increased wildfire activity

The post below originally appeared in the spring edition of UNCG Research Magazine. To read more and view additional images, click here.  Last year, more than… Read More >

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UNC System Board of Governors approves new Joint PhD in Social Work

The Board of Governors for the UNC System today approved the establishment of a Joint PhD in Social Work between UNC Greensboro and North Carolina… Read More >

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UNCG database uncovers lost identities of American slaves

The story below originally appeared in the spring edition of UNCG Research Magazine. To read more and to view additional images, click here.  One undeniable vestige… Read More >

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Biology professor investigates generational effects of BPA exposure

The story below originally appeared in the spring edition of UNCG Research Magazine. To read the full story and view additional images, click here.  For… Read More >

UNCG professor awarded $500,000 grant from American Heart Association

UNC Greensboro’s Dr. Qibin Zhang, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry and co-director for the Center for Translational Biomedical Research, has been awarded $496,303 to study biomarkers… Read More >

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Spartan Spotlight: Dr. Ye (Jane) He

It wasn’t just the strength of UNC Greensboro’s School of Education that first attracted Dr. Ye (Jane) He to campus. Sure, the prospective PhD candidate… Read More >

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UNCG, Guilford County join MetroLab Network

UNC Greensboro and Guilford County have announced a joint agreement as the newest members of the innovative MetroLab Network, a network of 37 regional city/county-university… Read More >

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Spring edition of UNCG Research Magazine now available online

The spring of edition of UNCG Research Magazine – the university’s semiannual publication that explores some of the most impactful scholarship across campus – is… Read More >

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Student researcher explores the pitfalls of perfectionism

It’s a common misconception: Perfectionists are typically viewed as hard-working, high-achieving, self-confident individuals. However, according to clinical psychology student Kelly Harper, perfectionism can come with… Read More >

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UNCG researchers use virtual reality to address human health challenges

UNC Greensboro has been awarded a $22,500 Inter-Institutional Planning Grant (IPG) by the UNC System to study the use of virtual reality (VR) technology to… Read More >

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Impact through discoveries at Graduate Research Expo

UNC Greensboro graduate student researchers play a multi-facted role on campus. Throughout the Graduate School’s many departments and disciplines, they not only do the crucial… Read More >