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Video series helps parents talk to kids about race

Traducción al español más abajo  Racism has frequently been characterized as a virus – one that, despite efforts, continues to spread and plague society. It’s… Read More >

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Spartans honor legacy of MLK Jr.

Civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. famously urged us to “live together as brothers or perish together as fools.” It’s a message that… Read More >

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Stopping childhood obesity before it begins

The United States has an obesity epidemic, and the impact is expanding. According to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, approximately 40 percent of American adults… Read More >

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Spartan Spotlight: Francis Alonso

In Spain, soccer is a religion. It’s what brings people together, and it’s what drives them apart. Team loyalty runs deep. Fierce rivalries often reflect… Read More >

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Weatherspoon features Andy Warhol

What was social media before social media? Decades before the dawn of Facebook, Friendster, or even email, an artist from an Eastern European immigrant family… Read More >

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2018: An ‘inflection point’ for UNCG

Over the past 12 months, UNC Greensboro has arrived at what Chancellor Gilliam calls an “inflection point” – a critical moment in the University’s history…. Read More >

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Nearly 2,000 turn tassels at December Commencement

This morning’s December Commencement marked the end of a long journey and the beginning of a new chapter in the lives of nearly 2,000 UNC… Read More >

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Class of 2018: Jackie Batten

Jackie Batten has always dreamed about being a dancer in New York City. Now, she’s one step closer to the Big Apple. The dance performance and… Read More >

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Class of 2018: Evan Bradner

UNC Greensboro undergraduate Evan Bradner’s interest in medicine began at a young age, during an exceptionally difficult time. As his mother fought cancer, he witnessed… Read More >

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Innovative program builds STEM community

It can be a misleading name: The Science, Technology and Math Preparation Scholarships Program, known on campus as “STAMPS.” Yes, the program offers scholarships to… Read More >

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Spartan Spotlight: Steve Haines

It’s not unusual to see Steve Haines jamming alongside his students at Tate Street Coffee House on a Thursday night. Since the professor of jazz… Read More >

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Alumna lands role on new Amazon Studios pilot

Earlier this year, Ashlei Sharpe Chestnut ‘15 flew to Los Angeles on her birthday. She didn’t know it then, but she was about to receive… Read More >