Dr. Robin Cummings has left UNC Pembroke’s Board of Trustees effective March 4 to become director of the Rural Health and Community Care (ORHCC) division of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.
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From turning algae into biodiesel to using nematodes as organic pesticides, the 4th Annual Farm Bureau BioAg Symposium at UNC Pembroke revealed the entrepreneurial side of biotechnology.
UNC Pembroke’s “First Lecture” on January 23 was billed as an event where legendary people from the university’s past would share their wisdom with the modern institution.
The message from the past came across loud and clear: Care for each other and continue to nurture the university they loved so deeply.
The celebration of a building’s anniversary becomes special when that building embodies the aspirations of a community.
That building is Old Main on UNC Pembroke’s campus, and the community was on hand for a celebration of the building’s 90th anniversary on March 5. The celebration on March 5 in the Native American Resource Center in Old Main was part of UNCP’s ongoing celebration of its 125th anniversary.
Dr.Wiley Barrett was elected chairman of UNC Pembroke’s Board of Trustees during a special meeting on March 12.