The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

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Dr. Linda P. Brady, who is senior vice president and provost at the University of Oregon and a former dean at NC State, became our campus' 10th chancellor Aug. 1.

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Since its opening in 2003, the new landmark on the corner of North Drive and McIver Street has been called the “Science Building.” But no longer. Now the state-of-the-art facility has a new name — the Patricia A. Sullivan Science Building.

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Sculptor James Barnhill MFA '82 rose to the challenge. The Joseph M. Bryan Foundation commissioned Barnhill to create the 11-foot bronze statue of General Nathanael Greene — “The Fighting Quaker” — that graces the Greene Street roundabout in downtown Greensboro. The job wasn't easy. How does one capture the essence of a man who was a walking contradiction, and something of a saint?

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Hooper teaser image Alumna named Health and Human Performance dean

You can remove interim from Dr. Celia Hooper's title. The UNCG alumna and professor of communication sciences and disorders became dean of the School of Health and Human Performance (HHP) on July 1.

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Talking it up

“What better motto for a 21st century, student-centered research university than ‘Service.’”

Dr. Linda P. Brady after being named UNCG's next chancellor at the Board of Governor's meeting in Chapel Hill

“It's the postmodern nightmare — to have all of your selves collide.”

Dr. Rebecca Adams, UNCG professor of sociology, in an article that appeared in The Washington Post on social networking web sites such as Facebook

“It took Bob Dylan years before he was recorded. Just keep doing it.”

Folk singer Alice Gerrard, encouraging songwriters at the School of Music's N.C. Music Fest

“It's more intimate — it's like a dinner theatre but without the dinner.”

Douglas Cato, construction project manager in Facilities Design and Construction, about the performance space in Brown Building that replaced the recital hall

“We're entering a phase where we don't want a paycheck, we want a playcheck.”

Economic futurist Dr. Lowell Catlett of New Mexico State University, delivering the Kathleen Price Bryan Visiting Professor of Financial Affairs lecture in March

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Will you marry me, Bill?

The girls at WC weren't crying any salty tears after the winter holiday of 1951. Many returned sporting rocks their boyfriends gave them for Christmas. This article appeared in the Jan. 11, 1952, issue of the Carolinian celebrating the mass altar call.

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The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Location: 1000 Spring Garden Street, Greensboro, NC 27403
Mailing Address: PO Box 26170, Greensboro, NC 27402-6170
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