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    Piedmont Natural Gas has restored service to campus this evening. As a result of the work performed today there will be detours on Faculty Row for both vehicles and pedestrians. Please use extreme caution and do not attempt to go around the barricades.

    Facilities and Piedmont Natural Gas personnel will continue working with the natural gas infrastructure on campus throughout the week. Service disruption is not anticipated, but could be possible. This work is being performed to make every effort to maintain a safe and healthy campus environment. 

    Dining services will resume standard operations for Sunday, January 22. We appreciate your patience today and apologize for any inconvenience.


Past Students

Former Students of UNCP and Dr. Van Hassel

Photo by Lauren Gregg


Here is a sampling of positions that former students of Dr. Van Hassel and UNCP have held:

Graduate Teaching Assistant in Music Composition - Rutgers University

Graduate Teaching Assistant - UNC Greensboro 

Graduate Teaching Assistant - University of Alabama

Graduate Teaching Assistant - University of Minnesota-Duluth 

Percussionist - Tuscaloosa Symphony Orchestra

Percussionist - Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra

Percussionist - Florence Symphony Orchestra

Percussionist - Cape Fear Regional Theater 

Band Director - Fayetteville, NC

Band Director - Bladen County, NC

Artist/Endorser - Innovative Percussion

Extra Percussionist - Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra 

Extra Percussionist - Florence Symphony Orchestra 

Band Director - Fairmont High School

Band Director - Jack Britt High School

Band Director - Carolina Forest High School 

Band Director - North Brunswick High School

Band Director - South Brunswick High School

Employee of Sweetwater Sound