News & Events from Around the College


Off to see the Wizard with UNC Pembroke’s G-Camp

August 8, 2022
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UNC Pembroke welcomed area students to campus last month for the annual G-Camp, a weeklong musical theatre camp for children in first through eighth grades.

The camp was held July 25-29.

UNCP undergraduate researchers Jared Tuton

UNCP undergraduate researchers, faculty present at Alzheimer’s research symposium

July 14, 2022
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UNC Pembroke faculty and undergraduate researchers presented at the first Symposium for Learning about Alzheimer’s disease-related Medical research at Duke University and UNC Chapel Hill (SLAM-DUNC) on June 24-25.

UNCP theatre program graduate Bill Oxendine and third-year theatre student Cheyenne Ward are playing the roles of Henry Berry Lowrie and Rhoda Strong in the outdoor drama Strike at the Wind!

UNCP Theatre Program deeply rooted in Strike at the Wind!'s success

July 12, 2022
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The collaboration between the outdoor drama Strike at the Wind! and UNC Pembroke's theatre program stretches 40-plus years.


UNCP professor Joanna Hersey presented with leadership award

June 20, 2022
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Dr. Joanna Hersey, associate dean of Student Success and Curriculum for the College of Arts and Sciences at UNC Pembroke, was presented with the Susan Slaughter Award for Leadership at the 2022 International Women’s Brass Conference held at the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas.


UNCP graduate accepted to Royal Veterinary College in London, UK

June 14, 2022
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UNC Pembroke graduate Nikki Clayman earned a biology degree in May and has been accepted into one of the world's leading specialist institutions of veterinary medicine, biosciences and veterinary nursing.

But first, she must obtain a student visa.

Michelle Itano, the UNC Neuroscience Microscopy Core Facility Director and Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Imaging Scientist.

Undergraduate research scholars at UNCP benefit from advanced microscopy training

June 13, 2022
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Student researchers at UNC Pembroke are benefiting from a unique opportunity this summer to experience advanced research through the lens of a state-of-the-art Structured Illumination Microscopy system, thanks to a partnership with the U.S. Department of Defense.


UNCP to offer Master of Occupational Therapy, Cybersecurity degree

June 10, 2022
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UNC Pembroke is expanding its academic landscape with the launch of two new degree programs––a Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT) and a Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity.

Ashley Allen

UNCP’s Allen, Lowry selected to UNC System Executive Leadership Institute

June 9, 2022
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UNC Pembroke’s Ashley Batts Allen and Rebekah Lowry have been selected to the third cohort of the UNC System Executive Leadership Institute.