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Ariana Garcia receives Trow Undergraduate Scholarship

June 13, 2019

Ariana was selected to receive the Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society for First-Year SuccessTrow Undergraduate Scholarship for the 2019 – 2020 academic year.

Polio hospital site’s historical significance recognized

June 12, 2019

The marker “captures not only the history of the site but also the history of the hospital as a detention center,” said Anne Parsons, a UNCG history professor who helped win state approval for the marker. “It was important to us … to capture both of those moments in time.”

Trending: Social Media’s Impact on Public Opinion

June 12, 2019

UNC Greensboro’s Dr. Aaron Beveridge is using home-brewed software to better understand how social media influences the media and popular opinion.

Someday we will live on Mars

June 6, 2019

Dean John Z. Kiss discusses his time as a research leader at NASA at his TEDxGreensboro talk. Kiss has had over 80 students work with him on space research to understand the role of gravity and light in plant development.

New Biology Research Videos

May 20, 2019

The Department of Biology highlights faculty research projects in a new series of videos on their website. Learn more at

Dr. Nadja Cech on NPR

May 15, 2019

Dr. Cech was featured on NPR’s The State of Things in a segment titled, “Bacteria Are Talking, And This Superbug Scientist Is Listening”

UNCG Staff Awards Celebration

May 15, 2019

All are invited. From 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. May 20, the University will host its inaugural all-staff celebration and appreciation event at Alumni House and the adjoining Taylor Garden

“Cascade: Caring for a Place”

May 8, 2019

Enjoy a free screening of the documentary at the Greensboro History Museum on Wednesday, May 15, at 6 p.m. A discussion follows with filmmaker Michael Frierson, professor in the Department of Media Studies, and several people involved in the rehabilitation of Downtown Greensboro’s Cascade Saloon Building.

Commencement for 2,500, and a celebrity speaker

May 8, 2019

The ceremony is Friday morning, and comedian and Greensboro native Ken Jeong will deliver the keynote address.The Hooding Ceremony is tomorrow at UNCG Auditorium.

Goodbye, Michael Parker. And thanks for all the books.

May 1, 2019

Author and Professor Michael Parker will retire from UNC Greensboro at the end of this semester.