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Crunching data and mending neighborhoods

Crunching data and mending neighborhoods

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Crunching data and mending neighborhoods

Verna Torain has lived in east Greensboro’s Cottage Grove neighborhood for more than 25 years. When she first moved to the community, many residents worked… Read More >

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UNCG takes Giant Steps with Millennial Campus

The University of North Carolina Board of Governors today approved a proposal from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) for the establishment of… Read More >

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Class of 2017: Ahmet Tanhan

One of the biggest barriers to accessing mental health services? For many Americans, it’s stigma. Discrimination from family, friends and coworkers can prevent individuals from… Read More >

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Spartans turn tassels, dream big

More than 2,600 Spartans joined the ranks of UNCG alumni this morning at the 2017 May Commencement ceremony at the Greensboro Coliseum. The celebration was… Read More >

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Class of 2017: Darius Bennett

Since 1980, childhood obesity in the United States has more than quadrupled among children ages six to 11. This Friday, when Darius Bennett turns his… Read More >

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Class of 2017: Jen Nelson

Tucked away on the third floor of UNCG’s Brown Building is WUAG 103.1 FM ­– UNCG’s radio station since 1964. The DJ booth is full… Read More >

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Student researchers explore bones and butchery

UNCG takes pride in its hands-on, experiential learning opportunities. Whether it’s through innovative teaching in the classroom or undergraduate research in the lab, UNCG faculty… Read More >

Photo of UNCG alumni Kayne Fisher and Chris Lester holding construction plans and wearing hard hats in unfinished restaurant space.

Spartan brewers revitalize Revolution Mill

Chris Lester and Kayne Fisher are pioneers. And they don’t just wade into uncharted waters. They dive right in. The UNCG alumni took a risk… Read More >

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Moments with Marsalis and Jazz at Lincoln Center

When the world’s most renowned trumpet player brings the world’s most celebrated jazz orchestra to campus, that’s big. When the performers take the time to… Read More >

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Thousands expected for Science Everywhere festival

UNCG’s campus will transform into a 200-acre science lab this Saturday at the third annual UNCG Science Everywhere, part of the North Carolina Science Festival…. Read More >

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Research, advocacy at UNCG for homeless students

Twenty minutes north of UNCG’s main campus is the National Center for Homeless Education (NCHE), a technical assistance center that has been a part of… Read More >

Dane Hansen, Kara Baldwin and Marlina Avery (left to right), stand on the steps of Jackson Library.

Student support program excels

Junior Dane Hansen can easily recall the mix of excitement and nervousness he felt when he first stepped foot on UNCG’s campus. Not only was… Read More >