Campus News

Newsmakers: Dr. Debra J. Barksdale, Dr. Jocelyn Smith Lee, Dr. Noah Lenstra, Dr. Keith Debbage, Dr. Rebecca Adams, Dr. Jennifer Etnier, Dr. Lynne Lewallen, Dr. Mark Elliott
Whether researchers with timely insights or students with outstanding stories, members of the UNCG community appear in print, web and broadcast media every day. Here is a sampling of UNCG-related stories in the news and media over the week. Dr. Debra J. Barksdale was featured in The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education for her […]
Dr. Sandra Ayoo
Dr. Sandra Ayoo (Educational Research Methodology) received new funding from Habitat for Humanity International, Inc. for the project “Habitat retrospective and prospective homeowner study and Mortgage-related relief data analysis.” Habitat for Humanity (Habitat) requests UNCG faculty develop an IRB protocol for two homeowner studies: the retrospective study for new construction and repair to be launched […]
Dr. Stephen Sills
Dr. Stephen Sills (Center for Housing and Community Studies) received new funding from the National League of Cities for the project “Technical Assistance in Geospatial Health and Housing Data for the City of Bloomington, Illinois – Economic and Community Development Department.” CHCS will work with the City of Bloomington, the Healthy Housing Team, and other […]
Dr. Dianne Welsh
Dr. Dianne Welsh (Bryan School, Entrepreneurship Cross-Disciplinary Program) has been awarded the Outstanding Contributions to Advancing Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Higher Education Award, which goes to individuals who have demonstrated extraordinary achievements in entrepreneurship in higher education. Welsh was presented the award at the 10th annual Deshpande Symposium for Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Higher Education, where […]
Perry Flynn
Perry Flynn (Communication Sciences and Disorders) received new funding from Phoenix Academy for the project “Speech Language Pathology Service Contract with Phoenix Academy.” The purpose of this agreement is to provide speech and language therapy services to children in the Phoenix Academy who qualify for these services. The Speech/Language Pathologists at Phoenix Academy will: 1.  […]


Update (Resolved*): Multiple Services Outages
All ITS-managed services have been restored. However, some third-party services are still experiencing issues. *The 6-TECH systems status page will report the all-clear when all services, including vendor-managed services, are restored.  {Original post: 6/10/2021, 8:49 a.m.} Information Technology Services (ITS) is aware of log-in issues with the following services that use UNCG’s Shibboleth Authentication service: [Read More]
Shibboleth Certificate Update | Thursday, June 10
Who: Faculty, staff, and students What: Replacement of Shibboleth certificate When: Thursday, June 10, 2021, 6:00 a.m. On June 13, 2021, UNCG’s Shibboleth certificate used with single sign-on (SSO) services is expiring. To ensure a smooth transition, Information Technology Services (ITS) will replace the certificate on Thursday, June 10, at 6:00 a.m. While most services [Read More]
UNCG Discontinues the MeetMe and Toll-Free Conference Telephone Services | Wednesday, June 30
On Wednesday, June 30, 2021, MeetMe and toll-free conference telephone services will be discontinued. These older services are giving way to cost-saving, modernized technologies like Zoom, Meet, and MS Teams that allow the UNCG community to conference with practically anyone anywhere.  For information about Zoom, Meet, and MS Teams, visit our 6-TECH Knowledge Base at [Read More]
ITS to Release Windows 10 20H2 Update | Thursday, May 20
Who: Faculty and staff with computers running GCN Windows 10 What: Installation of the Windows 10 20H2 update When: Available to install via AppCat on Thursday, May 20, 2020 Deadline to install is Wednesday, September 8, 2021, 5:30 p.m. (earlier installation via Application Catalog is recommended). Microsoft releases major updates to Windows 10 every spring [Read More]
Planned Downtime for Campus Network | Wednesday, May 12
Who: Faculty, staff, and students What: Planned downtime for the UNCG campus network When: Wednesday, May 12, 2021, between 5:30 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. Why: Data center maintenance During the maintenance window, major campus network-related services will be intermittently unavailable. ITS appreciates your patience as we perform this necessary maintenance. For technical assistance, please submit [Read More]


Spartans Are Everywhere In Final Softball National Stat Rankings
GREENSBORO, N.C. – It was a fun spring for the UNC Greensboro (UNCG) softball program.
UNCG Students Shine In Classroom During Spring Semester
GREENSBORO, N.C. – The UNC Greensboro (UNCG) student-athletes steely commitment, determination and its resilience resulted in another fantastic semester in the classroom.
Frisbee Promoted To Triple-A Sacramento After A Sterling May
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Matt Frisbee is one step closer to the show.
Women's Basketball Rules Committee Makes Adjustments
INDIANAPOLIS -- The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel Thursday approved moving the 3-point line to the international distance of 22 feet, 1¾ inches in women's basketball, beginning with the 2021-22 season.
PROFILE: Men's Basketball Head Coach Mike Jones