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Duncan Unveils $20 Million Surprise for NC New Schools

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, left, Jim Eddy, interim UNCG DCL dean, right, and students from rural high schools …Read More

Education Secretary Arne Duncan at UNCG forum Nov. 6

  U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will hear directly from North Carolina high school students this week during a …Read More

The AcadeMAKE Conference: Makerspaces on Campuses

 AcadeMAKE is a one-day FREE conference being held February 20, 2015,  focusing on making and makerspaces within an academic campus …Read More

Beth Macy, Author of Factory Man, to Speak and Sign Books at UNCG on November 6

Beth Macy, author of  ‘Factory Man’ Journalist Beth Macy and John D. Bassett III, CEO of Vaughn-Bassett Furniture, are on …Read More

Rich DeMillo of Georgia Tech to Begin Series: What is College For?

The University Libraries and the Provost’s Office are pleased to begin a series of programs on the subject What is College …Read More

Thanking our Armed Forces and Veterans

The UNCG Staff Senate, the UNCG Students Veterans Association and the Veterans Resource Center are joining forces to collect cards …Read More

NC Dance Festival comes to Aycock

The NC Dance Festival will hit the stage of Aycock Auditorium Nov. 1 at 7:30 p.m. The artists and companies …Read More

Education’s new makerspace debuts at Homecoming

Sixth-grader Selena Williamson learns circuitry basics hands-on. Officially, Matt Fisher is assistant director of the Teaching Resources Center (TRC) in …Read More

Krispy Kreme Executives to Speak at UNCG on Oct. 15

Two top Krispy Kreme executives will share their experience and thoughts on corporate entrepreneurship and franchising when they speak at UNCG on …Read More

Forum: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals in our Community

The Latino Community Coalition of Guilford (LCCG), hosted by the UNCG Center for New North Carolinians, in collaboration with BB&T, …Read More