Campus News

UNCG awarded $50,000 from SECU Foundation
UNC Greensboro today announced that the Division of Student Affairs has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the SECU Foundation. The funding, administered through the SECU Public Fellows Internship, will support 10 summer interns – students who are passionate about civic and community engagement and who will contribute to the impactful work of qualifying organizations. […]
It began with a gift of $500
Made in 1975 by UNC Greensboro School of Business and Economics faculty member Dr. Roscoe Jackson Allen and his wife, Anna Mae Burchette Allen, the gift created a scholarship honoring their son Charles, who died while serving in the U.S. Navy. Charles had planned to study business administration after completing his military service, and the […]
Stories of color at Weatherspoon (virtual events)
At three different Zoom meetings in June, discover the tantalizing true stories behind your favorite colors. Join Dr. Emily Stamey, Curator of Exhibitions, for a three-part series on the history of color inspired by Victoria Finlay’s book, Color: A Natural History of the Palette. Bridging the genres of history and travelogue, Finlay explores the remarkable […]
UNCG welcomes the Class of 2024
The Class of 2024 will be one of the most resilient classes in UNC Greensboro’s history. During these unprecedented times, the University is going above and beyond to help 2,489 first year students and 893 transfer and adult students feel welcome into the Spartan family. “We recognize the challenges you are facing during this time, […]
UNCG partnership helps area immigrant families during COVID-19
Spartans have demonstrated a strong presence in the greater Greensboro community during the COVID-19 pandemic through various forms of outreach and engagement. One of those efforts has been through a partnership between the Center for New North Carolinians (CNNC), a unit under UNCG’s Office of Research & Engagement that serves immigrants and refugees in the […]

Planned Downtime for Important Banner-Related Services | Saturday, June 6
Who: Faculty, staff, and students What: Planned downtime for the following services: UNCGenie Self-Service Password Reset (SSPR) Degree Works UNCG Account Provisioning GetMyPin Touchnet Payment Gateway Banner Workflow AIMS parking system PIN Verification on Financial Aid Phone Tree Oracle Internet Directory Application Manager (aka UC4) Grouper Admission Pros Reporting, including WebFOCUS & Argos, against Banner [Read More]
Planned Wireless Network Maintenance at UNCG Campus | Friday, May 15
Who: Faculty, staff, and students What: Planned Wireless Network Maintenance When: Friday, May 15, 2020, 5:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m. Why: ITS will perform wireless network maintenance. Wireless connectivity may be intermittent for a few minutes sometime during the maintenance window. For technical assistance, please submit a 6-TECH ticket, call 6-TECH at (336) 256-TECH (8324), [Read More]
New Features Coming to Canvas
On May 15, 2020, several new features will be available in Canvas. Improved Rich Content Editor (RCE) The RCE is used to add and format content in Announcements, Assignments, Discussions, Quizzes, and the Syllabus. The improvements to the RCE include the following new features and functions: The toolbar has a condensed, more intuitive look. The [Read More]
Technology To-Do List After You Graduate
UNCG Information Technology Services (ITS) congratulates the Class of 2020! It has been our pleasure to serve you through your academic career at UNC Greensboro, and we wish you all success on your future endeavors.  Before you go… Have you transferred all your emails and saved files?  Use the My Tech To-Do List to make [Read More]
Zoom for G Suite Add-on Now Available
UNCG G Suite users can now enable the Zoom for GSuite Add-on, available in the G Suite Marketplace.  The Add-on allows a Zoom Meeting to be created in Gmail and Google Calendar. In Gmail, a user can launch their personal Zoom Meeting room. In Calendar, a user can add a Zoom meeting to an event. [Read More]

UNCG Athletics Secures Pair Of NACMA Honors
GREENSBORO, N.C. - The UNCG athletics department earned national recognition from the National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA) for a fifth straight year this Wednesday, receiving 'Best Of' Gold honors in the Intro Video and Communication & PR categories.
APR Success Highlighted By 10 Perfect Scores
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNC Greensboro athletics had all 17 teams receive satisfactory marks in the latest Academic Progress Report (APR) scores released by the NCAA Wednesday. The scores reflect the multiyear APR scores from the 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18, and 2018-19 academic years.
Hoops Trio Share Thoughts On "The Last Dance"
GREENSBORO, N.C. – All good things must end. That includes ESPN's critically-acclaimed "The Last Dance", a 10-part documentary showcasing the depth of what fueled Michael Jordan while delivering the inside story of the Chicago Bulls dynasty of the 90s through the lens of the 1997-98 season, the final championship season.
UNCG Student-Athletes Enjoy Strong Semester In Classroom
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Successfully navigating the challenges brought on by COVID-19 and transitioning to exclusively online classes, UNC Greensboro student-athletes shined in the classroom during the Spring 2020 semester by achieving a 3.45 grade point average.
True Spartan Challenge: Alumni Edition Is Underway
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The Spartan Club kicks off its fourth annual True Spartan Challenge: Alumni Edition!

Now You’re Sorry: Racist Viral Tik-Toks
Kayla Bullock Staff Writer In a time where the States should be United, we are virtually divided. Once again, the need for likes and views are tearing us apart. TikTok, a video-sharing social network, is now under fire for letting... Read More ›
Surviving the Switch: Managing Online Classes
Ma’Kayla Hunter Staff Writer As COVID-19 has continued to shut down operations and change our methods of life, individuals have been forced to make drastic changes. Though various communities have been plagued by this virus, one of the main groups... Read More ›
Corporate America: Profits Over Quality
Ma’Kayla HunterStaff Writer Though I am an English major, my college experience has helped me realize my love of business. Not only has it sparked this interest, it has also led to me starting my own business and even getting... Read More ›
Love Yourself, Iyanna Mayweather
Kayla BullockStaff Writer Over the weekend, Iyanna Mayweather, the daughter of Floyd Mayweather, was arrested after allegedly stabbing a woman. An altercation broke out between Mayweather, her boyfriend and rapper, NBA Youngboy and a woman named Lapattra Lashai Jacobs Friday... Read More ›
Anthony Ramos is Storming the Pop Music Scene
Hannah HallStaff Writer  It seems like everyday there are new artists emerging into the music scene; from young self made musicians making a name for themselves on social media, to multi-talented artists exploring a new element of the arts, there... Read More ›