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UNC System Board of Governors approves new Joint PhD in Social Work

The Board of Governors for the UNC System today approved the establishment of a Joint PhD in Social Work between UNC Greensboro and North Carolina… Read More >

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UNCG announces 2018-19 University Concert and Lecture Series

UNC Greensboro’s University Concert and Lecture Series (UCLS), an annual series of performances, lectures and exhibitions that brings world-class artists to Greensboro, has announced the… Read More >

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UNCG makes local teen’s wish come true

For 18-year-old Kobe Streeter, wishes really do come true. The recent graduate of High Point Central High School spent Saturday with UNC Greensboro faculty and… Read More >

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UNCG database uncovers lost identities of American slaves

The story below originally appeared in the spring edition of UNCG Research Magazine. To read more and to view additional images, click here.  One undeniable vestige… Read More >

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A guide to summertime in Greensboro

Although campus may have quieted down after graduation, there’s still plenty to do for Spartans who are sticking around for the summer months – from… Read More >

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Spartans are triple threat in softball, baseball and golf

It was a winning weekend for Spartan spring sports. No. 1 seed UNCG softball (46-11) claimed its first-ever Southern Conference Tournament Championship with a 5-2… Read More >

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Biology professor investigates generational effects of BPA exposure

The story below originally appeared in the spring edition of UNCG Research Magazine. To read the full story and view additional images, click here.  For… Read More >

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Greensboro Bound, with Spartans on the page and stage

Hold onto your reading glasses. Greensboro Bound, Greensboro’s first large-scale literary festival, is underway, with an opening event on Thursday, May 17, at UNC Greensboro…. Read More >

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Spartans get ready for Giant Steps at Heart Walk

UNC Greensboro is stepping out for heart health at the 2018 Greater Guilford Heart & Stroke Walk Saturday, May 19, on campus. The free, 5K (3.1… Read More >

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UNCG biologists send plants into space

When Dr. John Z. Kiss was nine years old he stayed up late to watch Neil Armstrong take those first steps onto the surface of… Read More >

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UNCG Magazine launches enhanced website

UNCG Magazine, the university’s semiannual publication for alumni and friends, has launched a newly enhanced, interactive website. Readers can now access all of the content in… Read More >

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#UNCGgrad: Spartans get social during May Commencement

The ceremonies may be over, but Spartan graduates continue to celebrate their achievements on social media, expressing gratitude to the friends, family, faculty and others… Read More >