Welcome Back – Fall 2014!

Posted on Thursday, August 14th, 2014 by admin under Students. Tags: , , , ,

Student Perspective Post by Matt Barrett Graduate Assistant for Communications On the morning I started third grade, I decided to perform at least three “death-defying” feats before the school bus picked me up. I’d already completed two of them (I forget what they were but probably involved inappropriate language and/or sneaking extra dessert into my […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Graduate Student Debt

Posted on Thursday, August 9th, 2012 by admin under Student support, Students. Tags: , , , , , , , ,

post by Dean Bill Wiener These days there has been much concern in the media over the cost of college and the rising debt that is being accrued by students.  In the past it has been the axiom that going into debt for a college degree is good debt because it is an investment in […]

A Look Back at the 2011-2012 School Year

Posted on Monday, May 21st, 2012 by admin under Community Engagement, Research, Student success, Student support. Tags: , , , , ,

post by Lauren Wallis, Graduate Assistant (MLIS) The 2011-2012 academic year has been an eventful one for The Graduate School–we’ve sent students to talk to North Carolina legislators, hosted a variety of workshops, and culminated with a Research and Creativity Expo where graduate students shared exciting work with the UNCG community. On May 4th, graduate […]