Campus News

Spartans of Promise recognized
Spartans of Promise is a yearly honor recognizing 10 UNCG seniors who have demonstrated academic excellence and devotion to service during their time on campus. This year’s award recipients were revealed and celebrated at Homecoming 2021, and the group of promising Spartans will participate in UNCG alumni events throughout the 2021-2022 school year. This year’s […]
Meet SGA President Hazael Mengesha
Since 1914, UNC Greensboro’s Student Government Association (SGA) has made an impact on the campus community by serving as a voice for the student body. This year is no different, as Spartans have been transitioning into a “new normal” while back on campus for the fall semester. And SGA President Hazael Mengesha is making that […]
Green goals help newest building get Gold status
At first glance, the newest building on campus is a massive brick-and-glass structure in shades of red and gray. But the real color of the Nursing and Instructional Building is green. Green with a hint of Gold. The NIB has continued a trend on UNC Greensboro’s campus, earning Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) […]
Siblings follow their mother, then each other in nursing career
As kids, Heather and Matthew Hunt hung out after school at the nursing facilities where their mother worked. They’d entertain themselves while their mother finished her shifts as a long-term care nurse. They’d play bingo with the older adults and listen to them tell stories about their lives. “My mom would pick us up from […]
UNCG Theatre presents ‘The Julies’
This month, UNC Greensboro Theatre students will perform “The Julies: A Kinda Sorta Adoption of August Strindberg’s ‘Miss Julie’” by Calley N. Anderson. The play opens at UNCG on Oct. 15 and is directed by MFA candidates Chris Gilly-Forrer and Iyanna Huffington.  The Playwright’s Center described the production as: “a meta-theatrical journey that asks an […]

Fight the Phish!
Phish·ing  \ˈfi-shiŋ\  noun The act of deceiving an online user in order to gain private information by posing as a legitimate company. Since the COVID pandemic began in 2020, phishing attacks and scams have thrived. Today, phishing attacks account for more than 80% of reported security incidents.  Do you know how to recognize phishing emails?  [Read More]
REMINDER: Planned Downtime for UNCGenie and Multiple Banner Related Services | Saturday, October 16
Who: Faculty, staff, and students What: Planned downtime for the following services: UNCGenie UNCG Banner Account Provisioning Touchnet Payment Gateway Banner Administrative Pages Workflow Scheduled Banner Jobs running under Application Manager (aka UC4) Banner Document Management System When: Saturday, October 16, 2021, 6:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. (all listed services) Friday, October. 15, 2021, 6:00 [Read More]
MS Patch to Address “PrintNightmare” Vulnerability | Tuesday, October 19
Who: Faculty and staff with computers running older versions of Windows and Mac OS What: Installation of Microsoft patch to address recent vulnerabiity and associated printing issues When: Tuesday, October 19, 2021 On Tuesday, October 19, Information Technology Services (ITS) will install a Microsoft patch that addresses the recent “PrintNightmare” vulnerability (CVE-2021-34527). This patch was [Read More]
Planned Downtime: Aruba ClearPass Authentication Servers | Saturday, October 9 from 12:01 A.M. to 7:30 A.M.
Aruba ClearPass authentication servers provide authentication services for the UNCG-Wireless and eduroam wireless networks as well as VPN (GCN and vendor). During the upgrade process, authentication services should be available. However, there is a possibility for intermittent downtime during the process. For technical assistance, submit a , call 6-TECH at (336) 256-TECH, or email
The State of North Carolina Commemorates Electronic Records Day
Monday, October 11, 2021, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Join Rod Parrish from the North Carolina Department of Information Technology (NCDIT), Digital Archivist Jamie Patrick-Burns, and Records Management Analyst Josh Hager for an online presentation that will cover: the technical challenges of Microsoft 365;  navigating the differences in records retention in OneDrive and SharePoint; [Read More]

UNCG Faces Reigning SoCon Champion Furman Sunday
Men Take Home Title, Women Runners Up at Pirate Invitational
GREENVILLE, N.C. – The UNC Greensboro (UNCG) men's and women's cross country teams wrapped up their regular season with the Pirate Invitational hosted by East Carolina University on Friday afternoon at Lake Kristi.
Spartans Fall to Bulldogs in Five Sets
The UNC Greensboro (UNCG) volleyball team fell to The Citadel Bulldogs 3-2 (20-25, 20-25, 25-17, 25-22, 16-14) on Friday night in Fleming Gym.
UNCG Falls to Wofford, 2-1
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The UNC Greensboro (UNCG) women's soccer team fell to Southern Conference (SoCon) opponent Wofford College, 2-1, Friday night at Snyder Field.
Get To Know Women’s Basketball: Anna Terron
Anna Terron, a 5-9 guard, transfers from Laramie (Wy.) Community College.