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 […]

Workshops for Graduate Students

Posted on Monday, February 17th, 2014 by admin under Economic Development, Events, Professional development, Research, Student success, Student support, Students. Tags: , , , , , , ,

Student Perspective post by: Matt Barrett Graduate Assistant for Communications While I’m tempted to write another snow day blog, I’d like to take this time to switch gears and mention a few specific events that will be taking place at UNCG throughout February.  Most of you probably received the email about the upcoming Graduate School […]

Fall 2013 Idealist Grad Fairs

Posted on Wednesday, September 18th, 2013 by admin under Events, Professional development, Students. Tags: , , , , ,

  post by J. Scott Hudgins Assistant Dean The Graduate School at UNCG has been an active participant at graduate school fairs hosted by Idealist, a non-profit group, whose mission is to “connect people, organizations, and resources to help build a world where all people can live free and dignified lives.” Independent of any government, […]

Apply for Fall 2013 VISIONS courses through August 16!

Posted on Thursday, May 30th, 2013 by admin under Community Engagement, Professional development, 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 […]

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 […]

Is it Worth Borrowing for Graduate School?

Posted on Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 by admin under Events, Research, Scholarship, Student success, Student support, Uncategorized. Tags: , , , , , , ,

  Post by William R. Wiener, Graduate Dean Is it Worth Borrowing for Graduate School?  It used to be taken for granted that graduate education was a good investment in one’s future.  Today with high unemployment and mounting student debt, some are suggesting that a graduate degree may not be the good investment in one’s […]

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.  […]

Veterans find support at UNCG, a military-friendly designated university.

Posted on Monday, November 12th, 2012 by admin under Awards and Honors, Community Engagement, Events, Leadership, Student support, Students. Tags: , , , , ,

  “All gave some and some gave all.”  Post and photograph by William R. Wiener, Graduate Dean The view on the lawn in front of the EUC brings home the level of sacrifice that our troops have endured since September 11, 2001.  The field of honor tells us that so many of our fine men […]