UNC Greensboro

New Cohort of Community-Engaged P2 Scholars

We are celebrating the newest cohort of the Community-Engaged Pathways and Partnerships (P2): A Collective Scholarship Fellows Program! Community and UNCG partners will be collaborating on the following initiatives over the next three years: A Community Comes Together: Supporting Integration of Newly Arrived Congolese Refugees through Empowerment and Facilitating Young … Continued

CNNC receives National Community Engagement Award

The Center for New North Carolinians has received the 2021 C. Peter Magrath Community Engagement Scholarship Award for its work towards transforming refugee and immigrant services as well as its scholarship about issues facing these communities. “This is an exciting opportunity for the CNNC’s work to be nationally recognized and … Continued

Marianne LeGreco receives Community Engagement award from international association

Dr. Marianne LeGreco, Associate Professor in the Department of Communication Studies, has received the IARSLCE Public Scholarship Award for her work grounded in community-engaged approaches to building communication infrastructure around food. We applaud Dr. LeGreco for her demonstrated commitment to community-engaged scholarship!! Click here for the full story.  

New assistant director for ICEE

Dear ICEE friends and colleagues, We are pleased to welcome Dr. Sonalini Sapra (she/her/hers) as the new assistant director for UNCG’s Institute for Community and Economic Engagement (ICEE)! Many of you may already have collaborated with Sonalini as she is a valued member of our Greensboro community. She brings her … Continued

NC A&T Students Take Social Work To Libraries Through Joint Program

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University students Mervin Brandy and Samira Foster are interning at public libraries in Guilford County to apply their education toward serving the community. Brandy and Foster are in the Joint Master of Social Work Program (JMSW) between North Carolina A&T and the University of … Continued

Community Impact and Outcomes Award

Congratulations to Sharon Morrison, Sudha Shreeniwas, Andrew Young and the Montagnard Dega Association/Montagnard American Organization for work on the Montagnard/Southeast Asian Community Disparities Research Network which received the inaugural Community Impact and Outcomes Award given by the International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement. This award recognizes service-learning and research carried out … Continued

Dr. Laura Gonzalez Selected as Engaged Faculty Scholar

On July 1, North Carolina Campus Compact announced the selection of the 2019-20 Engaged Faculty Scholars (EFS): Dr. Laura Gonzalez, Associate Professor of Education in the Higher Education program of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) and Dr.  Scott Hicks, Director of Teaching & Learning Center and Professor … Continued

UNC Greensboro Awarded Mellon Foundation Grant

UNC Greensboro has been selected to participate in the Partnerships for Listening and Action by Communities and Educators (PLACE) Collaboratory, a highly selective community-based humanities and civic engagement initiative. UNCG is one of 5 Greensboro institutions and just 11 institutions nationwide to participate in the initiative, which is part of … Continued