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UNCG Students Make a (Teeth) Shining Impact in Guatemala

Group of people in Guatemala

UNC Greensboro students traveled to the beaches of Guatemala for winter break, but it wasn’t to just take in the sunshine. The group visited the country to learn more about dentistry and help others through a dental clinic.

UNCG Center Brings out the Best in Children

A young girl interacts with a woman across a table.

For the past 20 years, CYFCP’s Bringing Out the Best has lived up to its name by helping Guilford County residents under 5 years old overcome behavioral, social, and emotional challenges.

Spartan Love for Faculty and Staff

Professor and graduate student in lab coats work in a chemistry lab. Gold frame and heart graphics have been added to the photo.

Check out this sampling of UNCG students’ favorite faculty and staff members and the personal reasons why they make a difference to the students they serve.

Applications Open For Greensboro Project Space Summer Residency

UNCG alum Ashe Smith works on an art piece involving two TVs in Greensboro Project Space

Applications are now open for the Greensboro Project Space summer student residency. The program allows students to experiment and create with their art beyond the classroom. Each student – either a junior, senior, or recently graduated alum – gets their own gallery space in GPS.

Trauma-Informed Educators Contribute to Safe, Effective School Culture

a student takes an online course

UNCG launched the Trauma-Informed Professional Practice K-12 Educator (TIPP K-12 Educator) Certificate Program, a virtual program for educators to help them recognize the signs of trauma in their classrooms and among their colleagues. The interactive, 16-module online training program that equips educators with an understanding of trauma’s impact on the lives of students, teachers, staff and families.

Honoring Black Artists: David Aarons

David Aarons

As an ethnomusicologist, UNCG Assistant Professor David Aarons focuses on music’s role in culture. He and his students use music as a lens to see how cultures move, adapt, and interact over time.

Spartan Love for Greensboro

4 students in UNCG gear ice skate with their arms linked together. The shot has a graphic frame with hearts around it.

In Greensboro, students find a welcoming community with social outlets and networking opportunities that make it the perfect college town for Spartans.