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UNCG Selected For Carnegie Foundation Community Engagement Classification

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UNC Greensboro has once again received the Carnegie Community Engagement Classification. The elective designation from the American Council on Education (ACE) and the Carnegie Foundation indicates institutional commitment to community engagement and is currently held by 368 campuses.

UNCG Undergraduates Gain Transferable Skills at Conferences

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Each year, UNCG undergraduates travel across the country to present the results of their research or scholarship – an activity that can hone professional and personal strengths. UNCG’s Dr. Lee Phillips provides tips for students looking to participate in conferences.

UNCG’s Mobile Unit Helps Families in the Aftermath of a Crisis

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The CYFCP’s NC Enhanced Mobile Crisis Unit works closely with North Carolina families in the aftermath of a crisis involving a young person. Their team of clinicians and community members bring empathy and expertise to their conversations with families.

A Force for Youth and Families

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UNCG’s Center for Youth, Family and Community Partnerships has improved lives across North Carolina for 28 years. Interventions make a deep impact thanks to a commitment to evidence-based research, strong partnerships, and guidance from community members with lived experiences with the issues CYFCP programs tackle.

Seed Grants Kickstart UNCG’s Video Game-Related Research

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UNCG’s dedication to eSports education is not only for students. From English to psychology to religious studies, faculty can get in on the fun and games and advance their research with help from the Network for the Cultural Study of Videogaming.