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Historic season comes to a close for UNCG Basketball

UNCG Spartan Basketball player dunking the ball at the NCAA tournament 2018After an unforgettable few days in Boise, Idaho, the Spartans’ historic season has come to a close. The UNC Greensboro men’s basketball team lost to... Read More >

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UNCG named ‘College of Distinction’

Minerva statueUNC Greensboro has been named a “College of Distinction,” an honor awarded to only four public universities in North Carolina. The honor recognizes institutions of higher... Read More >

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UNCG, Greensboro Swarm team up for special ‘UNCG Night at the Swarm’

This Friday, March 16, UNC Greensboro is teaming up with the Greensboro Swarm for a special night of basketball and all things blue and gold.... Read More >

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A day at Piney Lake: Saturday opening celebration

Photo of students paddleboatingWhat’s Piney Lake? Find out this Saturday, March 17th, when you can be among the first paddlers at the all-day reopening celebration. Free Spartan Chariots... Read More >

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A guide to springtime at UNCG

Photo of students playing carnival games at 2017 SpartapaloozaSpringtime at UNC Greensboro means frisbee on the Quad, evening strolls down College Avenue and homestands at UNCG Baseball Stadium. Final papers, long nights at... Read More >

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Google Resource Calendar Change: Elimination of Redundant Building Information from Room Names
On March 9th, the names of rooms listed in UNCG’s Google Resource Calendar will be modified to enhance usability. The duplicate building names inside a room name will be eliminated. What is changing? Currently, rooms names follow the pattern: owner – building name – room number. Following the change, rooms will follow the pattern: owner [Read More]
New Gradebook Available in Canvas
Instructure (the vendor for Canvas) has made  a new gradebook available, with added functionality.  The new gradebook is still in beta, but instructors can enable and use it in their course(s) while Instructure continues to add additional features. A word of caution: You will not be able to revert to the old gradebook if you [Read More]
UPDATE (Resolved): Issue with Resetting Google Password with Self Service Password Reset
Update: 3/7/18 10:00 a.m. Information Technology Services (ITS) has corrected an issue that prevented the synchronization of passwords to Google via Self Service Password Reset (SSPR) for some users. Users who reset their passwords between February 27th and March 7th may not be able to use their new password with some Google-related applications on Android, [Read More]
UPDATE (Resolved): UNCGenie Service Interruption
Update: 3/8/18 3:30 p.m. UNCGenie services are fully restored. ITS apologizes for any inconvenience caused by this issue. If you have questions or need more information, please contact 6-TECH at (336) 256-TECH (8324) or Update: 3/6/18 3:30 p.m. UNCGenie is available on campus through the UNCG GCN network and MyCloud. Student services in UNCGenie [Read More]
Reduced Functionality of Faxing
There is an intermittent, sporadic issue with outbound faxing from on-campus to off-campus locations.  As of now,  three campus locations are affected. Inbound faxing and outbound faxing to other campus locations has not presented issues. The matter was investigated by ITS Voice Services and was then referred to third tier vendor support. The issue has [Read More]

Celebrate Historic Men's Basketball Season at Year-End Banquet
GREENSBORO, N.C. – The UNCG men's basketball team awards banquet is set for Monday, March 26th at 6 p.m. the Terrace at the Greensboro Coliseum. All fans are encouraged to come out and celebrate the Spartans historic championship season and NCAA Tournament berth with student-athletes, coaches and staff.
Softball Cruises Past North Carolina A&T 10-1
UNCG softball (16-7) defeated North Carolina A&T (3-20) 10-1 in five innings on Thursday evening at UNCG Softball Stadium.
Men's Basketball Sees Upset Bid Come up Short At NCAA Tournament
The UNCG men's basketball team was a 1:49 away from a fitting for a Cinderella slipper and NCAA Tournament lore but the 13-seeded Spartans suffered a heart-breaking 68-64 loss to fourth-seeded Gonzaga Thursday afternoon in the first round of the tournament in Boise, Idaho, at the Taco Bell Arena. The loss ends the Spartans' record-setting season at 27-8 overall after making their third NCAA appearance in program history and the first since 2001.
Baseball Heads to Nashville for a Three-Game Series with Lipscomb
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG baseball heads to Nashville, Tennessee for a three-game set against the Lipscomb Bison of the Atlantic Sun Conference this weekend. The Spartans carry a five-game winning streak into Friday's game, and have won nine of their last 10 games for a 12-4 record. Lipscomb enters at 8-9, falling to Belmont in the Midweek, but taking a three-game series from Michigan last weekend.
Men's Tennis Falls to Troy in Myrtle Beach
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – UNCG men's tennis dropped a 4-0 matchup with the Troy Trojans in Myrtle Beach Wednesday afternoon. The Spartans fall to 5-4 on the season while Troy improves to 7-8.

In Defense of Instrumental Music
Sam Haw Staff Writer Dozens of instrumental songs hit No. 1 on the U.S. charts in the 20th Century, yet only one has achieved the same feat in the 21st: “Harlem Shake” by Baauer (which barely classifies as instrumental). Even... Read More ›
Spring Break in the City of Lights
Abbigaile Gustafson Staff Writer Unless I’m going to South Florida, there isn’t anywhere on the East Coast in the beginning of March that is warm enough for me to enjoy the entire week of spring break on the beach. So,... Read More ›
North Carolina Sports Beat
Brayden Stamps Staff Writer The Carolina Panthers have acquired two time Super Bowl champion and former Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Torrey Smith in a trade in exchange for cornerback Darryl Worley, a third round selection in the 2016 NFL Draft.... Read More ›
Spartans Sweep During Spring Break
Tripp Hurd Staff Writer The UNCG Baseball team completed a weekend sweep of Lafayette on Saturday afternoon at UNCG Baseball Stadium. The three game series was scheduled to finish up on Sunday; however, the threat of rain caused Sunday’s game... Read More ›
Five Irish Bands for a St. Patrick’s Day Party Playlist
Caroline Galdi Staff Writer The secret to any great party is a great playlist. While many associate St. Patrick’s Day with drinking, merriment and the color green, there’s no better time to discover some of the great art that’s come... Read More ›