Announcing: UNCG’s 2015 3MT Winners

Posted on Friday, November 20th, 2015 by William Davis under Awards and Honors, Events, Student success, Students. Tags: ,

Graduate School Events Michelle Rosquillo Nine competitors advanced to the final round of the 2015 3-Minute Thesis competition, held at UNCG’s Alumni House on November 17—three were chosen as winners. First place, with a $1,000 prize, went to Angela Larsen, PhD candidate in Biology. The 3-Minute Thesis, or 3MT, is an international competition for graduate […]

Leading Through Service: Yuliana Rodriguez Receives a Gladys Strawn Bullard Award

Posted on Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 by admin under Awards and Honors, Community Engagement, Graduate Alumni, Leadership, Research, Scholarship, Student success, Student support, Students, Uncategorized. Tags: , , ,

 Student Perspective Post by Matt Barrett Graduate Assistant for Communications   In the spring of 2013, Horizons published an article about Yuliana Rodriguez, a Ph.D. candidate in the Human Development and Family Studies program (HDFS).  The story detailed Yuliana’s  community engagement and praised her for her leadership.  As it turns out, the Horizons staff had […]

An Environmentally-Conscious and Spring-like Blog

Posted on Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 by admin under Awards and Honors, Community Engagement, Events. Tags: , ,

Post by Matt Barrett Graduate Assistant for Communications I’ve noticed a trend in my writing.  As a fiction candidate, my stories often include characters with dark interior lives, and there’s always a bad twist that happens along the way.  Plus, I’ve written a few blogs about the snow and ice and freezing rain, and I’ve […]

UNCG Alum Wins the Oldest Annual Literary Prize in the US

Posted on Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 by admin under Awards and Honors, Careers, Graduate Alumni. Tags: , , ,

Student Perspective Post by Matt Barrett Graduate Assistant for Communications  Earlier this week Ansel Elkins, a recent graduate of UNCG’s MFA Writing Program, received one of the most prestigious literary awards in the United States. The Yale Younger Poets Prize, which has been awarded to some of the greatest contemporary poets, including John Ashbery, Robert […]

Paint the Town! (Blue and Gold)

Posted on Friday, October 25th, 2013 by admin under Awards and Honors, Community Engagement, Events, Faculty, Graduate Alumni, Students, Uncategorized. Tags: , , ,

Post by Matt Barrett Graduate Assistant for Communications Two weeks ago, I wrote a blog about Homecoming.  I described a few of the major events and made some recommendations about what you should attend.  But there was one event that I missed.  And I didn’t realize I missed it until yesterday, when I was walking past the Elliot University Center and three students […]

Karl Schleunes, Council for the Advancement of Graduate Education member, elected as Vice Chair to The Friends of the UNCG Libraries board

Posted on Thursday, May 23rd, 2013 by admin under Awards and Honors, Faculty, Graduate Alumni. Tags: , , ,

Friends of the UNCG Libraries The Friends of the UNCG Libraries are advocates and supporters of the Libraries.  Our Friends make a real difference in our ability to serve the campus and the local community. Monday, May 20, 2013 The Friends of the UNCG Libraries elected new officers at their recent annual meeting, which featured […]

UNCG wins federal grant to recruit, train culturally diverse librarians

Posted on Monday, May 13th, 2013 by admin under Awards and Honors, Careers, Community Engagement, Scholarship, Student support.

Federal grant helps recruit, train culturally diverse librarians source: UNCG NOW April 23, 2013 A federal grant of almost $450,000 will support UNCG’s Master of Library and Information Studies (MLIS) program as it continues to recruit and train culturally diverse librarians. The Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian grant program, administered by the Institute of Museum […]

2013 Graduate Research and Creativity Expo Winners Announced!

Posted on Thursday, April 4th, 2013 by admin under Awards and Honors, Events, Student success, Students. Tags: , ,

From Dr. Laura Chesak, Associate Dean: I’m delighted to let you know the results of the Graduate Research & Creativity Expo. Each of our 1st Place winners will receive $1,000 and will be invited to represent UNCG at upcoming events such as the Graduate Fellowship Reception on April 18 and Graduate Education Day at the […]

Graduate Student Opportunity – Preparing Future Leaders Programs

Posted on Monday, February 18th, 2013 by admin under Awards and Honors, Careers, Events, Leadership, Student success, Student support, Students, Uncategorized. Tags: , , , , , , , ,

post by William R. Wiener, Graduate Dean Photo courtesy of Jonathan Britton On February 15th, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro and The North Carolina A & T State University launched an innovative student support program.  The UNCG Graduate School and NC A&T Graduate Schools have recently joined forces to create a program that […]

Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award update + 2013 nomination guidelines

Posted on Thursday, January 17th, 2013 by admin under Awards and Honors, Faculty, Leadership, Student success, Student support. Tags: , , , , ,

Post by Denise Sherron, Enrolled Student Services Please join The Graduate School in congratulating Dr. Craig Cashwell (Professor, Counseling & Educational Development) as the winner of the 2013 Outstanding Mentor Award from the Conference of Southern Graduate Schools. As you may recall, Dr. Cashwell received UNCG’s inaugural Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award from The Graduate School […]