Community & Friends


RFP Announced for 2015-16 Community-Based Research Grants

The Office of Leadership and Service-Learning, Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creativity Office, and The Graduate School are pleased to offer …Read More

FoodSTORM Tackles Nutrition and Poverty at UNCG

Local food and sustainability advocates came together at UNCG on Friday to brainstorm solutions and discuss challenges present in the …Read More

Crossing the Food Desert

It’s unseen by those of us just passing through, this invisible barrier to a quality of life often taken for …Read More

VF Selects Gateway University Research Park

VF Corporation, a leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, has selected Greensboro’s Gateway University Research Park as the …Read More

Local Foodstorm: A brainstorm about local food in Greensboro

Students, faculty, and community members across Greensboro are invited to FOODSTORM – a local brainstorm about Greensboro’s food needs. On March 27th, 2015, UNCG will …Read More

Webinar on Building Collaborative Skills for Collective Impact

Join the UNCG Institute for Community and Economic Engagement and the United Way of Greater Greensboro on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 from 8:30am-10:30am for …Read More

Support Graffiti Garden, Support Youth

The Center for Community-Engaged Design has recently launched a crowdfunding campaign for Graffiti Garden through The Spartan Project at UNCG.  Graffiti Garden …Read More

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

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 …Read More

Defining a Safe Community

What defines a safe community? Over the last decade, UNCG’s Center for Youth, Family, and Community Partnerships (CYFCP) and the …Read More

Community-Engaged Design Symposium to Focus on Homelessness

Save the Date! On March 5-7, 2015, the UNCG Department of Interior Architecture and Center for Community-Engaged Design will host …Read More