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Dr. Richard Gay appointed dean of College of Arts and Sciences at UNCP

July 23, 2021
| College of Arts & Sciences

Dr. Richard Gay has been promoted to dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke.

Savannah Thompson

UNCP alumna Savannah Thompson finds early success with NBC Sports

July 23, 2021
| News

Savannah Thompson is living out her dream.

She’s combining her lifelong love for golf with her passion for video production as an associate producer for the Golf Channel at NBC Sports–one of the nation’s most recognized broadcasting companies.

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Alumnus Mikey Thomas embarks on dental career in Florida

July 23, 2021
| News

UNC Pembroke alumnus Mikey Thomas is practicing dentistry in St. Petersburg, Fla., after earning a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree in the spring.

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Duke Energy Foundation, UNCP partnership connects elementary students with the earth

July 19, 2021
| News

Local elementary school students are becoming budding gardeners thanks to an ongoing collaboration between UNC Pembroke, Duke Energy Foundation and the Public Schools of Robeson County.

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Branch, Kabir named 2021 Early Assurance Scholars at UNC Pembroke

July 19, 2021
| News

Each year, two of the 86 seats in the entering class of the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University are reserved four years in advance for deserving students at UNC Pembroke.

UNCP Trustee Chairman Pat Corso and wife Judy

Trustee Pat Corso and wife Judy establish teaching scholarship at UNC Pembroke

July 15, 2021
| News

As a former classroom teacher, Judy Corso dedicated her career to molding young minds, enriching students' lives and giving them skills they need to succeed.

Strike at the Wind!

Strike at the Wind! performs to sold-out crowd three years in a row

July 14, 2021
| News

Hours after the curtain dropped on a successful production, Strike at the Wind! Director Jonathan Drahos began examining ways to expand the audience and grow the iconic Robeson County outdoor drama.

Randi

Alumna Randi Dagenhart named UNC System Presidential Scholar

July 14, 2021
| News

Randi Dagenhart, a Fall 2020 graduate of UNC Pembroke, has been selected as a UNC System Presidential Scholar for the 2021-22 academic year.

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UNC Pembroke to offer free STEM program for high school students

July 8, 2021
| News

The Office for Regional Initiatives at UNC Pembroke was awarded a grant to offer a free four-week program to introduce high school students to transportation careers.

Dr. Jeff Howard

UNC Pembroke names Dr. Jeff Howard vice chancellor for Student Affairs

July 8, 2021
| News

A nationally recognized higher education leader, Dr. Jeff Howard, has been named vice chancellor for Student Affairs at UNC Pembroke. His selection comes after a highly competitive national search guided by a campus committee made up of faculty, staff and students.

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