Pembroke veterinarian David Brooks along with other local veterinarians have been generously giving for several years to a veterinarian scholarship at NC State University.
Last month, Dr. Paul Lunn, dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine at NC State University, made a special trip to UNC Pembroke to personally thank Dr. Brooks and other contributors.
At 15, Chris Blue is mapping his future as an engineer.
To reach his goal, he plans to take advantage of a new 3-plus-2 dual degree engineering program through UNC Pembroke and N.C. State University.
Year after year, UNC Pembroke recognizes its professors with awards and plaques.
This year it was the staff and non-teaching faculty’s turn to share in the spotlight.
“Welcome to the first-ever Staff Awards and Recognition Ceremony,” Dr. Robert Canida said, addressing more than 200 university employees seated in the Givens Performing Arts Center earlier this year.
Nursing graduates at Sandhills Community College will receive a guaranteed $1,000 scholarship if they pursue a bachelor’s degree in nursing at UNC Pembroke.
UNCP Chancellor Robin Gary Cummings and SCC President Dr. John Dempsey signed a formal agreement last month, launching the Pembroke Pathway Nursing Scholarship.