Hot Topic: Redefinition of Full-time Enrollment for UNCG Graduate Students — First Thursday: Sept. 4, 2014

Posted on Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 by admin under Events, Scholarship, Student success, Student support, Students, Uncategorized. Tags: , , , , ,

Student Perspective by Matt Barrett Graduate Assistant for Communications On September 4th, The Graduate School will host its first First Thursday in Room 574 of the Jackson Library. During the meeting, Dean Wiener will lead a discussion regarding the “redefinition of full time enrollment from 6 to 9 credit hours and its implications.” For those […]

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 […]

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 […]

Why You Should Read the CAP Weekly Announcements

Posted on Thursday, November 7th, 2013 by admin under Community Engagement, Events, Professional development, Student support, Students, Uncategorized. Tags: , , , , , ,

post by Matt Barrett Graduate Assistant for Communications Have you ever gotten one of those “Weekly Announcement” emails from On the Go with C.A.P.?  If you’re a student, I bet you’ve gotten more than just one.  In fact, I’d be willing to say you’ve seen at least one of them per week, ever since you […]

It’s Midterm Season: Time to Relax

Posted on Thursday, September 26th, 2013 by admin under Student success, Student support, Students, Uncategorized. Tags: , , , , ,

Post by Matt Barrett Graduate Assistant for Communications Photography courtesy of the UNCG Image Collection  So midterms are upon us.  How do I know?  Yesterday I walked into one of my classes and a professor said, “Have you gotten your anti-depressants yet?”  I took a glance at my syllabus and saw that my first paper is […]

First Fridays Return for 2013-14

Posted on Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 by admin under Events, Student success, Student support, Students, Uncategorized. Tags: , , , ,

Post by Matt Barrett Graduate Assistant for Communications  I agreed to attend UNCG’s First Friday without knowing what it was.  So I’m assuming a lot of you aren’t experts on it either. What is it? First Friday is a Graduate School event from 2 to 4pm on the first Friday of almost every month. But as […]

The Center for New North Carolinians Seeks Volunteers

Posted on Friday, September 6th, 2013 by admin under Community Engagement, Events, Leadership, Students, Uncategorized. Tags: , , , ,

post by Matt Barrett Graduate Assistant for Communications The Center for New North Carolinians, an AmeriCorps program which “builds bridges among immigrant populations and existing communities,” will be hosting an orientation for new volunteers on Tuesday, September 10th at 6pm. If you are interested in serving the Greensboro community or working with families from across […]

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 […]

First Fridays resume February 1, March 1, and April 5, 2013!

Posted on Monday, January 28th, 2013 by admin under Events, Student success, Student support, Students. Tags: , , , , , ,

Post and photograph by Denise Sherron, Graduate School, Enrolled Student Services The UNCG Graduate School hosts a monthly open forum called “First Friday.”  These informal gatherings of graduate students and the Graduate Deans are typically occur on the first Friday of the month.  “First Friday” is an opportunity for graduate students, faculty, and staff to enjoy conversation and […]

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 […]