Reflections and Projections

Posted on Friday, May 16th, 2014 by admin under Careers, Student support, Uncategorized. Tags: , , , ,

  Student Perspective Post by Matt Barrett Graduate Assistant for Communications To wrap up this year’s blogs, I’d like to reflect upon my time at UNCG and make some projections about what is to come.  Needless to say, I have enjoyed my first year as a graduate student.  Most of my blogs are about the […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Career Services Center now offering evening appointment hours for graduate students

Posted on Wednesday, January 16th, 2013 by admin under Careers, Events, Student success, Student support, Students, Uncategorized. Tags: , , , , , ,

 What’s your New Year’s resolution? Maybe it is to find a new job or advance in your current organization. Or maybe it is to simply expand your network of professional contacts.  Career Services for Graduate Students Regardless of what your specific career goal is, now is the time to catch up with The Career Team to […]

Now is the perfect time for VISIONS of your future!

Posted on Wednesday, November 28th, 2012 by admin under Careers, Graduate Alumni, Leadership, Student success, Students, Uncategorized. Tags: , , , , , ,

  Post and photograph by Denise Sherron, The Graduate School, Enrolled Student Services For those considering a return to the classroom, the VISIONS program at UNCG is unique, giving easy access to an incredible variety of graduate courses.  Here, you can boost your career, get ready for grad school, or just learn and explore.  UNCG’s […]

MPA student promotes synergy with young professionals and the community

Posted on Thursday, November 15th, 2012 by admin under Careers, Community Engagement, Events, Graduate Alumni, Leadership, Student success, Student support, Students, Uncategorized. Tags: , , , , , , ,

Post by Rachael Wonderlin, Graduate Assistant I first connected with Tim Tsujii during my search for a temporary job.  As the Early Voting Director for the Guilford County Board of Elections, Tsujii had an opening for “Early Voting Poll Worker” listed on Spartan Careers (http://csc.dept.uncg.edu/spartancareers/).  I applied for the position and he responded almost immediately.  […]

UNCG ISOM alumna helped by Career Services Center pays it forward

Posted on Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 by admin under Careers, Events, Graduate Alumni, Leadership, Student success, Student support. Tags: , , , , ,

Post by Denise Sherron, Graduate School, Enrolled Student Services UNCG Career Services Center hosted an information session on Careers in Federal Government on October 5, 2012.  Alumna Ronda Davis, a federal contractor to the Energy Information Administration (EIA) in our nation’s capital, presented to the assembled group.  Ms. Davis has a strong connection to our […]

Career Opportunities in Federal Government

Posted on Thursday, October 4th, 2012 by admin under Careers, Events, Graduate Alumni, Leadership, Student success, Student support, Uncategorized.

post by Rachael Wonderlin, Graduate Assistant for Social Media From October 1st to October 5, 2012, UNCG’s Career Services Center (CSC) is sponsoring “Careers in Government Week.”  Each day, CSC invites students to learn more about careers in federal government, including how to improve a resume, job hunt, or figure out which career path would […]