UNCG’s Office of Research and Economic Development will change its name to the Office of Research and Engagement. This name change, effective July 1, reflects and internal restructuring that more directly focuses on the university’s efforts on supporting and enhancing research, scholarship, and creative activity while continuing its strong commitment to community engagement. The name […]

A UNCG-led spaceflight experiment – that may ultimately help humans grow plants on Mars and the Moon — launched from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center on Saturday, June 3. Dr. John Z. Kiss, Dean of UNCG’s College of Arts and Sciences, serves as a co- investigator for the experiment, funded by a grant from NASA.

A partnership with the Department of Human Development and Family Studies and The Creative Aging Network (CAN-NC) is examining how the power of creative expression effects the well being of seniors with memory symptoms. The ARTmail project is supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Research: Art Works Grant. Dr. Sudha Shreeniwas (UNCG) serves as the […]

Friday, July 21, 9am – 4pm. Developing Online Trainings and Content for University Staff. UNCG staff interested in exploring the benefits of using online teaching strategies are invited to attend a workshop just for you! This day long workshop will feature the basics of putting content online and the strategies for developing online modules (Sign-up here). […]

Mentoring Boot Camp Wednesday, August 9, 9am – 4pm in SOEB 102 Spend the day with the UNCG Faculty Mentoring Program preparing for the year ahead. Workshop topics including balancing all the demands of the faculty experience, how to mentor others and more! Breakfast and lunch will be provided. This Boot Camp is open to […]

The General Education Council is offering two workshops on strategies for speaking-intensive and writing-intensive courses. Tuesday, May 23 — Located in MHRA Rooms 3204 and 3208 9-noon: Incorporating Informal Writing into Your Course (WI) 1-4pm: The Design Process – Learning So Everyone Teaches (SI) Here is a link to register for the sessions: http://workshops.uncg.edu/workshops-by-category.jsp?cat_id=77003113 For more information, please […]

The General Education Council is offering two workshops on strategies for speaking-intensive and writing-intensive courses. Monday, May 22 — Located in MHRA Rooms 3204 and 3208 9-noon: Speaking to Learn, Learning to Speak (SI) 1-4pm: From Informal Writing to Revision: Infusing Your Classes with Writing-Intensive Strategies (WI) Here is a link to register for the […]

The Office of the Provost has collaborated with UNCG Online and the Office of Institutional Research to create an easy-to-use dashboard called the UNC Greensboro KPI Tool. This tool shows Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) of the University’s progress in multiple arenas, from enrollment, graduation rates, costs, research funding, faculty, and more, using interactive visuals. Comparisons […]