The event, held in the Robeson County Farm Bureau Auditorium of the Regional Center, honors outstanding students, individuals, businesses and nonprofits. The Nonprofit of the Year Award was new this year. Next year, Business Visions will expand to honor the best of the entire region, said Regional Center Director Darek Hunt.
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UNC Pembroke’s Literacy Commons unveiled its newest publication, “The River,” on May 1 at a dinner with the young contributing authors and artists who were drawn from the Public Schools of Robeson County.
UNC Pembroke honored its 41 graduating veterans on May 7 in an outdoor ceremony on the Quad. UNCP’s student veterans, their families and active duty service men and women have changed the student profile at the university, and everybody is benefitting.
Dezzarayi Powell, an international business major at UNC Pembroke, was shopping for an international study program on a budget.
The American Scholastic Press Association (ASPA) has awarded first place for overall quality to The Pine Needle for the sixth year in a row.In a separate award, the ASPA honored UNCP’s student newspaper for Outstanding Sports Coverage.