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Student Spotlights

  • Marine Courtois


    Biodiversity and Ecology

    Aix-en-Provence, France


    My name is Marine Courtois and I’m an exchange student, coming from France. I decided to do my last year of university in another country, and here I am! I’ll graduate at the end of this year, and I’ll finally get my degree. I have always loved the sciences, and the undergraduate studies gave me...

  • English Major Jordan Williams


    English: Literary Studies

    Fairmont, NC

    Jordan Williams is a third-year English major with a concentration in Literary Studies. We recently reached out to him to learn a little more about his experiences in the program here at UNCP and to get a glimpse into the life of an English major.

    What made you decide to major in English?
    I decided to major in English...

  • Whitney Pittman


    Biology with a Track in Botany

    Tar Heel, NC


    Hello, my name is Whitney Pittman. I am a senior here at UNC Pembroke, working on my bachelor degree in biology with a botany track.  I have lived in North Carolina my whole life near the small town of Tar Heel in Bladen County. I was taken out of public school in third grade because of...

  • Robbie Juel


    Biology with a Track in Botany

    Fayetteville, North Carolina


    I am a medically retired, Army 7th Special Forces Group veteran pursuing a degree in Biology with a track in Botany. I became interested in science at an early age, living in the hills of southwest Missouri. I joined the Army after graduating high school and volunteered for the Army’s 1st...

Faculty Spotlights

  • Faculty Spotlight


    Political Science and Public Administration

    Dr. Robert O. Schneider is a professor of public administration at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke. He’s a recognized expert in emergency management and climate policy, and has authored two published books: Emergency Management and Sustainability: Defining a Profession and Managing the Climate Crisis:...