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Sociology professor explores impact of disasters on identity, inequality

Dr. Steve Kroll-Smith teaching in class with powerpoint presentation behind himHow do individuals rebuild their sense of identity after a natural disaster? And how can city leaders use disasters as opportunities to eliminate inequalities? UNCG... Read More >

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Spartan Spotlight: Head Coach Wes Miller

Photo of Wes Miller celebrating after cutting down the netWhen Wes Miller became head coach of the Spartans, he was just 29 years old – the youngest head coach in Division I men’s basketball.... Read More >

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University Of North Carolina At Greensboro Celebrates Its 125th Year

University Of North Carolina At Greensboro Celebrates Its 125th Year

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Classics Day returns to campus Nov. 18

Students in costume participate in Roman military drillsOn Saturday, Nov. 18, take a step back into ancient Greece and Rome for the 7th annual Classics Day festival. The free student-run event is... Read More >

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UNCG receives $1 million gift for kinesiology professorship

Photo of Dr. JoAnne UNCG today announced that Dr. JoAnne “Jo” Safrit (’57 BS, Physical Education) has made a $1 million gift to establish a distinguished professorship in the... Read More >

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2FA Users: New Duo Mobile “Security Checkup” for Your Devices
Who: Faculty, staff and students who use UNCG’s two-factor authentication (2FA) system and Duo Mobile What: New Duo Mobile feature “Security Checkup” is enabled for UNCG 2FA users When: Thursday, November 16 Duo Mobile, the application used with UNCG’s two-factor authentication (2FA) system, has recently added a new feature: Security Checkup. This feature helps you maintain good cyber [Read More]
Elliott University Center- Planned Downtime | Wednesday, November 22 | 6:00pm – 12:00am
Who:  Occupants of the Elliott University Center What: Planned downtime for network services at the Elliott University Center When: Wednesday, November 22, 6:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. Why: Network maintenance During the maintenance window, there will be intermittent loss of network services — including wired, wireless and VoIP services — in the building. If you have [Read More]
UPDATE (Resolved): Issue Affecting Google Docs
UPDATE 11/15/2017 6:35 p.m. Google reported that the problem with Google Docs was resolved as of ~5:35 p.m. and the service should be functioning normally now. If you have questions or need more information, please contact 6-TECH at (336) 256-TECH (8324) or 6-TECH@uncg.edu. {Original post: 11/15/2017 4:35 p.m.} Google is reporting an issue with Google Docs [Read More]
Planned Downtime for UNCGenie, Password Resets, and Multiple Banner Related Services | Tuesday, November 28 | 4:30am – 8:00am
Who: Faculty, staff and students What:  Planned downtime for the following services: UNCGenie Self-Service Password Reset (SSPR) UNCG Account Provisioning GetMyPin Touchnet Payment Gateway Banner INB Workflow AIMS parking system JIRA Stash Degree Works Oracle Internet Directory UC4/Appworx/Automic Grouper Reporting, including WebFOCUS, against Banner Production When: Tuesday, November 28, 4:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Why: [Read More]
REMINDER: Scheduled Campus Network Downtime | Saturday, November 18 | 5:30am – 7:30am
Who:  All users of the campus network What: Planned downtime for network services for the campus When: Saturday, November 18, 5:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Why: Network maintenance During this downtime, major campus services — including iSpartan Email (Gmail), UNCGenie, Banner, Canvas, UNCG websites, computer logins, internet access, and voice services* — will be intermittently [Read More]


Men's Basketball Hosts Delaware Monday Night In Greensboro Coliseum Opener
The UNCG men's basketball team opens the Greensboro Coliseum home schedule this week as the Spartans host the UNCG Spartan Classic.
Volleyball Falls to ETSU 3-0 in SoCon Semifinals
No. 3 seed UNCG volleyball (19-11) fell to No. 2 seed ETSU (18-11) 3-0 (25-19, 25-16, 25-22) in the semifinals of the Southern Conference Tournament on Saturday evening at the Ramsey Center.
Soliman Scores 25 as Women's Basketball drops its First of the Season
RICHMOND, Ky. – UNCG women's basketball suffered its first loss of the season Saturday night in Paul S. McBrayer Arena at the hands of the Eastern Kentucky Colonels. Play down low proved to be the difference as EKU outscored UNCG 38-24 in the paint. This was the first time the Spartans have been outscored in the paint this season. UNCG falls to 3-1 on the year, with Eastern Kentucky improving to 2-1.
Volleyball Advances to SoCon Semis with 3-1 win over Chattanooga
No. 3 seed UNCG volleyball (19-10) used big runs in the beginning of each set to defeat No. 6 seed Chattanooga (13-18) 3-1 (25-16, 25-22, 23-25, 25-16) in the quarterfinals of the Southern Conference Tournament on Friday night at the Ramsey Center.
Men's Basketball Soars Over Ferrum College, 95-43
Twelve different Spartans found their way onto the score sheet Friday night as the UNCG men's basketball team posted a dominant 95-43 victory over NCAA Division III Ferrum College on campus at Fleming Gymnasium.


Backup Dancers: The Forgotten Entertainers
Ty’Shae Cousar Staff Writer Though many may not believe it, backup dancers are crucial to the entertainment industry. You see them in music videos, commercials, award shows, huge events such as the Super Bowl and just about anywhere else for... Read More ›
WUAG Presents Girlpool at The Blind Tiger
Ross Kiefer Editor-in-Chief Pounding drums, heavy guitar riffs and some really soft vocals littered the air at Greensboro’s Blind Tiger on Nov. 6. WUAG, UNCG’s radio station, presented three indie acts: Lala Lala, Palm and Girlpool. Each band offered a... Read More ›
Satirist’s Corner – How to Enjoy an Art Museum
Cason Ragland Staff Writer So you’ve been invited by one of your friends to an exhibition somewhere. Maybe it’ll be some place where the logo is just the name of the gallery with one of the letters turned upside down... Read More ›
Four New Books for Break
Jessica Clifford Arts & Entertainment Bookworms will agree: nothing is better than picking up a page-turner during a break from school. That break is almost here, and a book list is in order. New books are hitting the shelves this... Read More ›
Isichapuitu: An Exhibit on the Emotions of Life
Annalee Glatus Staff Writer The most recent exhibit opening at the Weatherspoon Art Museum contains a sparse room with a grouping of ceramic figures at the center. These figures, created by artist Kukuli Velarde, show a vast variety of emotions... Read More ›