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New art space drives creativity downtown

New art space drives creativity downtown

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New art space drives creativity downtown

For many years, UNCG’s School of Art had envisioned a downtown art space where students could collaborate, engage with the public and experiment outside of… Read More >

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Spartan spirit on full display at Homecoming

Thousands of Spartans returned to campus last week for UNCG’s Homecoming celebration, an annual event marked by university traditions, soccer rivalries and plenty of UNCG… Read More >

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Welcome home Spartans

UNCG Homecoming kicks off on Wednesday, Oct. 19, and this year’s celebration is expected to be one of the largest in UNCG history. Festivities include… Read More >

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Breaking barriers and building relationships

UNCG police have always had a presence on move-in day, managing traffic and directing new students to their destination. But this year, they amped up… Read More >

Gilliam with his rand raised at installation

‘The future is bright’

The university thanks its campus community and distinguished guests for their support of Chancellor Franklin D. Gilliam Jr. in his installation ceremony on Oct. 7, 2016. Below are highlights from the ceremony and congratulatory remarks shared on social media.

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Weatherspoon celebrates 75 years

In 1941, UNCG’s Gregory Ivy established a university teaching art gallery based on the belief that students should be exposed to the art of their… Read More >

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Asian Autumn Festival returns

From K-Pop to origami, explore Asian culture through performance, language, fashion, food and art this weekend at UNCG’s Asian Autumn Festival. The International and Global… Read More >

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Making dreams come true by design

Turning dreams into reality. That’s what drives Carolina Marty as an architect and designer. For the Dominican Republic native, there’s nothing better than having her… Read More >

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Taking business across borders

Lasse Palomaki ’16 calls himself a collector of quotations. Whenever he finds a quote that resonates with him, he instantly writes it down. Most recently,… Read More >

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Football takes the field

With fall just around the corner, it’s finally time for sweatshirts, pumpkin spice and – for the first time in more than a decade –… Read More >

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A musical Collage

UNCG’s ninth annual Collage awed and inspired on Saturday night as more than 300 music students and faculty performed in front of a sold-out UNCG… Read More >

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A lifelong pursuit

Sara Silika was 9 years old when she decided she wanted to be a nurse. “After getting really sick and being hospitalized, I just knew… Read More >