Monthly Archives: November 2019

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UNCG celebrates National Distance Learning Week

It’s National Distance Learning Week, and UNCG Online is part of the country-wide celebration of online education. At its inception 20 years ago, UNC Greensboro offered… Read More >

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UNCG hosts inaugural Spartan BASE Camp

One hundred new Spartans got a jump-start on their freshman year through Spartan BASE Camp, a three-day transition experience for incoming first-year students hosted by… Read More >

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New Spartans: Get ready to SOAR

At UNC Greensboro, June is the month for new Spartans to SOAR. Thousands of incoming students will visit campus over the next few weeks for… Read More >

Graduates pose for a picture during December Commencement.

#UNCGgrad: Our favorite social posts from December Commencement

More than 1,700 Spartans graduated from UNCG on Thursday, and many of them took to social media to commemorate their achievement. Thanks to everyone who… Read More >

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UNCG ranks No. 59 on Best for Vets list

For the second year in a row, Military Times has recognized UNCG for its commitment to serving veteran students with excellence. The university was ranked… Read More >

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Take the bait, nanotech-style

Anthony Dellinger ’14 PhD had a delightfully fishy experience with UNCG. He researched a sustainable replacement for bait fish while earning his doctorate at the… Read More >

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Career ahead in special ed

Growing up, UNCG senior Kasey Lynn Schmidt never dreamed she would return to the classroom one day as a teacher. In fact, she hated school…. Read More >

UNCG senior wins national bodybuilding competition

UNCG exercise science major Jasmine Williams began bodybuilding in 2014. She won her first competition in 2015, and 11 months later she earned her pro… Read More >

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A family affair

A 27-year-old mother of two, Ashley Ibrahim was terrified on her first day of college. “At first I thought, ‘I’m going to be with all… Read More >

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Big dreams made of small stuff

Seven years of undergraduate and graduate study, countless research projects and a whopping 8,607 miles. It’s safe to say that Karshak Kosaraju’s journey to UNCG… Read More >

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Popular Battle Canoes competition returns to campus

Battle Canoes, the thrilling intramural sports competition held at universities across the nation, returns to UNCG on Wednesday, Oct. 28, at 6 p.m. at Rosenthal… Read More >

UNCG Guarantee students volunteering at Barnabas Network.

Students tally more than 1 million hours in community service

UNCG students contributed more than 1 million hours of community service in 2013-14, the most recent year for which data are available. That brings the… Read More >

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Environmentally Inspired

Larkin Schramm speaks eloquently of her Interior Architecture major, although she’s only in her first week of classes. “In daily life, our environments inspire an… Read More >