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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. Tanya Coakley Receives the HHS Community Engaged Scholarship Award

Congratulation to Dr. Tanya Coakley (SWK) for receiving the HHS Community Engaged Scholarship Award! This award recognizes and rewards faculty who demonstrate excellence in scholarly engagement with community partners. Involved in community engaged scholarship for the past 15 years Has NIH funded project on fathers and sons and sexual decision-making … Continued

UNCG’s McIver and Holderness/Weaver Awards Honor Exemplary Public Service


UNCG’s McIver and Holderness/Weaver awards honor exemplary public service. The highest honors bestowed by UNCG are designed to recognize exemplary public service. The Charles Duncan McIver Award was established to recognize North Carolinians who have rendered distinguished service to our state or nation.  The Adelaide F. Holderness/ H. Michael Weaver … Continued

Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health Receives a National Achievement Award for Mobile Oasis Farmers Market

This year, the National Association of Counties (NACo) selected Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health’s Mobile Oasis Farmers Market for an Achievement Award in Health.  The Mobile Oasis Farmers Market was recognized for being an innovative and effective county health program that enhanced the well-being of residents in … Continued

NC Campus Compact Engaged Faculty Scholars Program

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Starting in 2015, North Carolina Campus Compact is offering a unique opportunity for faculty interested in public scholarship, engagement and service-learning. Annually two individuals from the NC Campus Compact network will be selected to serve a one-year term. The program supports the integration of service-learning and community engagement in teaching, … Continued

Jerry McGuire Student Entrepreneur Award

The Jerry McGuire Student Entrepreneur Award is an annual $1,000 award going to UNCG’s most entrepreneurial student or student team. This fund was established in honor of Jerry’s retirement in 2014. The 2015 recipient will be announced at UNCG Entrepreneur Day on March 31, 2015. Nominations are due by March 1st, … Continued

Chancellor Honored for Service to Community

Brady awarded for extraordinary service and achievement within the community

Chancellor Linda P. Brady and NC A&T Chancellor Harold Martin received the Thomas Z. Osborne Distinguished Citizen Award from the Greensboro Partnership at their annual dinner. The award is presented to a citizen who has demonstrated extraordinary service and achievement within the community; it is the highest honor given by … Continued

Hicks Receives NC Campus Compact’s Sigmon Service-Learning Award

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UNCG Assistant Professor Travis Hicks, M.Arch., AIA, IIDA, IDEC, LEED©AP, NCIDQ, is the 2015 Robert L. Sigmon Service-Learning Award recipient. Hosted by North Carolina Campus Compact, the Robert L. Sigmon Service-Learning Award recognizes one faculty person on a member campus who has made significant contributions toward furthering the practice of service-learning. The award is named … Continued

Hicks awarded 2014 CIDA Award for Excellence

The Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Award for Excellence. This award recognizes and celebrates outstanding practices that advance the cause of excellence in interior design education. The first place winner is Travis L. Hicks, Director of the Center for Community-Engaged … Continued