While students and faculty at UNCG’s Speaking Center have worked to support voices of communities off campus for the past 13 years, they had never done so on a farm! Starting in 2015, the speaking center has been spending Friday afternoons at Peacehaven Community Farm. At Peacehaven they formed a partnership which gives voice to the adults with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities who live on the farm by way of a self-paced certificate programRead more…

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Join the UTLC on Wednesday, January 18, for a cup of coffee, tea, hot chocolate – pick up a snack – and they’ll have “s’more” materials! It’s a great time to meet with colleagues from across campus.

9-10am in the Faculty Center. There is no need to register – drop in as your schedule allows! Read more…

Strategic Seed Grant – Teaching Innovations (EXPANDED)

Dear Faculty,

The Office of the Provost is soliciting proposals for an expanded Teaching Innovations grant.  Projects under this RFP can include the design of a new course, the re-design of a current course, or a co-curricular initiative that highlights a multifaceted approach to teaching and learning (e.g., colloquia, lecture series, departmental reads, etc.). Read more…

Photo of Dean Hooper, courtesy of HHS website.

Dr. Celia R. Hooper, Dean of the School of Health and Human Sciences, received the American Speech and Language Hearing Association’s (ASHA) Honors of the Association award on November 18, 2016. The award is ASHA’s highest distinction and recognizes members for distinguished contributions to the discipline of communication sciences and disorders (CSD). Read more…