Campus News

UNCG DREAM Camp promotes social skills
Where can children who struggle with social skills go for the prototypical summer camp experience? Where can parents be sure their child won’t be bullied, where counselors are therapeutically trained to help children who have trouble regulating their emotions? The answer – for the past 13 years and counting – is UNC Greensboro’s DREAM Camp. […]
NAV1GATE new student convocation
UNC Greensboro will kick off the 2021-22 academic year with the annual NAV1GATE New Student Convocation, with a twist in the traditional format. NAV1GATE runs from Thursday, August 12 – Monday, August 16, spanning more  days than usual to allow for decreased room capacity. The program officially marks the start of the new year and is […]
UNCG CHANCE celebrates its fifth year
UNC Greensboro recently held its fifth annual CHANCE (Campamento Hispano Abriendo Nuestro Camino a la Educación) summer program. The college-immersion experience encourages Latinx students to pursue higher education by demonstrating that it is accessible to them.  Many campers choose to pursue their college education at UNCG because of their positive experience during the CHANCE program. […]
Deliberation versus debate
A new study authored by Dr. Greg McAvoy, professor and head of the Department of Political Science, and Dr. Paula McAvoy, associate professor of teacher education at NC State University, found more U.S. high school students felt respected in a political discussion designed as a deliberation – where the goal was to reach consensus – […]
Paul Chelimo ’14 pumped for Olympic moment
2014 graduate of UNCG’s School of Health and Human Sciences Paul Chelimo will compete in the Olympics next week, after winning the 5,000-meter run at the U.S. Olympic Trials. Read more about his foundation at UNCG.

Planned Downtime for Campus Network | Saturday, July 31
Who: Faculty, staff, and students What: Planned downtime for the UNCG campus network When: Saturday, July 31, 6:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. During the maintenance window, all campus network-related services will be intermittently unavailable. ITS appreciates your patience as we perform this necessary maintenance. For technical assistance, submit a 6-TECH ticket, call 6-TECH at (336) [Read More]
New Google Sites App is Coming
A new version of Google Sites is replacing the classic Google Sites application. Features of the new Google Sites include:  Custom and standard templates and new site themes  Improved text controls with more fonts, colors, and styles, and new page elements, like tables of contents and image carousels Better integration with other Google Workspace products   [Read More]
Update: Microsoft Teams Voice Service Degradation
Update: 7/29/21, 3:40 p.m. In a continuing effort to address issues affecting Microsoft Teams Voice, ITS will perform troubleshooting and maintenance work at 5:30 p.m. Teams Voice service may be impacted.  Calls that are in progress during the maintenance period are not expected to be affected. New calls that begin during the maintenance period may [Read More]
Voice Services Request Forms in the 6TECH Portal Retired | Wednesday, July 28
Who: (6TECH portal) users What: Changes to Voice Services request forms in the 6TECH portal  When: Wednesday, July 28 2021, 6:00 a.m. Information Technology Services (ITS) retired the following forms: Voicemail Voice Services & Wiring ITS implemented the following forms: Install Network Drop Install Security Camera Manage Phone Number Why: UNCG has moved to [Read More]
Licensing Changes for Microsoft 365
On Monday, August 2, Information Technology Services (ITS) will implement changes to Microsoft 365 licensing that impact select UNCG users. The changes simplify licensing and reduce disruptions in service experienced by University employees whose job assignments vary. How will changes affect me? Specific user populations get A1 or A5 license types, which provide different levels [Read More]

Chelimo Set For Tuesday's 5,000-Meter Race
Freshman Holcomb Enjoyed A Memorable Summer
Grace Holcombe enjoyed a memorable experience of competing in the United States Golf Association Girls Junior Amateur Championships last month.
Quartet Honored As Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholars
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- UNC Greensboro men's golfers  Zack Swanson, Symon Balbin, Noah Connor, and Justin Emmons were named as Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholars, the Golf Coaches Association of American (GCAA) announced late Friday afternoon.
Let's Go Crazy!: Miller Signs With Minnesota
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Isaiah Miller signed a two-way free-agent contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves following the conclusion of the 2021 National Basketball Association draft, which was held on Thursday evening at the Barclays Center.
FEATURE: Chelimo Pumped For Olympic Moment