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Programs of Distinction

The College of Arts & Sciences has recently received high marks for its programs, including Anthropology, English, History, Philosophy, Sociology, and Sustainability.

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Have an Advising Question?

The College of Arts and Sciences Advising Center (CASA) is home to academic advising for first year and transitional students majoring in the College of Arts and Sciences.

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Q&A with Dean Kiss

The College of Arts and Sciences promotes discovery and learning by students and faculty in the sciences, the humanities, and the arts. The College empowers students to succeed by embracing the challenges of a complex, changing world.

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Explore career opportunities in the College of Arts & Sciences

The College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) is the largest and most diverse academic unit at UNC Greensboro, encompassing the […]

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This summer, read a book by a UNCG faculty member

Are you searching for a book to read this summer – one that will test your knowledge, challenge your perspective, […]

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UNCG chemist receives competitive NSF LEAPS grant

Dr. Shabnam Hematian’s new NSF grant will catalyze both science and student research opportunities. Solar panels on a roof. Mitochondria […]

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September 12, 2022
4 - 6 p.m.

Diversity Award Presentation

Diversity & Inclusiveness

The College of Arts and Sciences aims to build an inclusive community by offering a variety of educational opportunities, disseminating related information, and promoting and co-sponsoring activities.

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Interior Architecture

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- Centers & Networks -

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The Medicinal Chemistry Collaborative

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Center for Community-Engaged Design

Center for Community-Engaged Design

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Message from the Dean

"No matter where your career takes you, it will be important to remain flexible and confident of your ability to succeed throughout your working life."
- Dr. John Z. Kiss

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Dr. Kiss' academic appointment is as Professor of Biology. His research focuses on the gravitational and space biology of plants, and he has published 104 peer-reviewed papers. Read his academic biography and more about his research on his directory page.

Student Excellence

Students in a third-year Interior Archicture design studio recently focused on the interaction between sound, material, and space. Using mostly found materials, they created sound machines designed to respond to specific environments.

Teaching Excellence

Dr. Carmen Sotomayor: Board of Governors Excellence in Teaching Award

Research Excellence

Olav Rueppell: UNCG Senior Research Excellence Award