Biruk “BK” Kassaw said he came to Pembroke because it reminded him of home. Kassaw, who was elected president of UNC Pembroke’s Student Government Association (SGA) for 2014-15, was referring to the small rural community in Ethiopia, where he spent the first seven years of his life.
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In June, the newest edition of the Weightless Lumbees were preparing for a trip to NASA’s Reduced Education Gravity Flight Program, where they will conduct a scientific experiment in zero gravity. The four-member team will make a 10-day trip to Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, in July.
UNC Pembroke announced Chancellors and Honors lists for the Fall Semester 2014.
UNC Pembroke’s Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) has earned accreditation from the International Association of Counseling Services (IACS).
While North Carolina is having great success in reducing its dropout rate in the public schools, children with behavioral and emotional disabilities are being left behind. Dr. Summer Stanley’s class at UNC Pembroke would do something about it.