Campus News

In Memoriam: Art Tollefson
Arthur (“Art”) R. Tollefson, former Dean of UNC Greensboro’s School of Music from 1984 to 2001, passed away June 24. Tollefson came to UNCG after serving as the chair of the Department of Music at the University of Maryland, Northwestern University, and the University of Arkansas. During his 17 years as Dean of the UNCG […]
Speaking Center at the ready
The University Speaking Center supports oral communication within curriculum, for any discipline and through a variety of training formats. This fall, there are new resources available for faculty and students. The Speaking Center staff are prepared to assist in communication learning goals, no matter what field of study or what type of communication: public, small-group, […]
UNCG Libraries’ online research events for fall
UNCG Libraries is moving all library instruction online for Fall 2020, but there are a variety of online events for the Fall 2020 semester. We will continue with our two webinar series on Online Learning & Innovation, as well as Research & Applications. These webinars are 30 minutes, recorded, and hosted in Zoom Meetings, and […]
Newsmakers: Journell, Green, Engelhardt, Johnson, Kshetri
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. Wayne Journell wrote a piece for NC Policy Watch about the potential effect of COVID-19 […]
Spartans dig in during pandemic
As we continue to face the COVID-19 pandemic, many Spartan students, faculty, and staff have turned to gardening as a way to find solace during difficult times, to reconnect with nature, and to get their hands dirty. Whether it’s a way to address Zoom fatigue and too much screen time, a way to find quiet […]

Planned Downtime for Several Banner-Related Services | Thursday, August 6
Who: Faculty, staff, and students What:  Planned downtime for the following services: AIMS parking system Degree Works Grouper Admissions Pros Rooms Management (RMS) When:  Thursday, August 6, 2020, 5:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.  Why: Quarterly Oracle security patching If you have questions or need more information, please contact 6-TECH at (336) 256-TECH (8324) or
Box User Interface Update with New Features | Monday, August 3
Who: Faculty and staff What: Box User Interface Update for When: Monday, August 3, 2020, 5:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Why: The user interface (UI) for is being updated. The new Box UI will appear when the user has logged in to or refreshed No user action is required.  Read more: Introducing [Read More]
Keyserver Software Upgrade | Thursday, July 30
Who: Faculty, staff, and studentsWhat: KeyServer software upgradeWhen: Thursday, July 30, 2020Why: Upgrade to Keyserver version No service impact is expected. For technical assistance, please submit a 6-TECH ticket, call 6-TECH at (336) 256-TECH (8324), or email
Planned Downtime for UNCGenie, Password Resets, and Multiple Banner Related Services | Saturday, August 8
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 Workflow AIMS parking system PIN Verification on Financial Aid Phone Tree Degree Works Oracle Internet Directory Application Manager (aka UC4) Grouper Reporting, including WebFOCUS & Argos, against Banner Production Reporting, [Read More]
Website Outage Update (Resolved)| Tuesday, July 28
{Update 7/28/20, 2:05 p.m.}     Information Technology Services (ITS) has resolved the issue that was responsible for the outage that began at approximately 9:30 a.m. this morning. ITS will continue to monitor service.  If you have questions or need assistance, please contact 6-TECH at (336) 256-TECH (8324) or {Update 7/28/20, 1:00 p.m.} As of 1:00 [Read More]

UNCG Coaches Stayed Busy During Time Away
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNC Greensboro (UNCG) head men's soccer coach Chris Rich triumphantly celebrated his return to the office earlier this week by snapping a socially-distant selfie with his staff.
Season Ticket Holder Spotlight
Ask any coach or student-athlete what makes playing at home so special and there is a good chance one of the first things they mention is the crowd. When men's basketball takes the court, a good portion of that home crowd is made up of season ticket holders. Season ticket holders are the backbone of support and an integral part of our program.
Terence Connelly Becomes Newest Addition To Spartan Baseball Staff
UNCG baseball completes its staff for the approaching 2021 season, with Terence Connelly joining the Spartan coaching contingency as a Volunteer Assistant Coach.
Softball Announces 2020 Season Awards
GREENSBORO, N.C. – The UNC Greensboro (UNCG) softball program enjoyed a truncated season filled with memories, highlights, and sterling performances.
Adams, Chan & Cross Receive ITA Scholar-Athlete Nods
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Sophia Adams, Ariana Chan, and Tayah Cross represent UNCG women's tennis on this year's ITA Scholar-Athlete list, joining four other Southern Conference squads to have individuals named.

Statement on former Editor in Chief, Ross Kiefer
We have recently been informed about the abhorrent sexual misconduct of former Carolinian Editor-In-Chief, Ross Kiefer. As a staff and as a community, The Carolinian does not condone these actions and we are deeply saddened that someone in a position... Read More ›
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 ›