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Night of All Nations

‘Night of all Nations’ showcases campus diversity

August 21, 2019
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Nearly 400 students attended the seventh annual Night of All Nations: A Celebration of Diversity at UNC Pembroke.

It was touted as a cultural event to celebrate all nations, identities and populations on campus. Students were introduced to an array of ethnic food, dance and culture.

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Reading project improving literacy skills among American Indian youth

August 15, 2019
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UNCP Alumnus and retired UNCP professor Dr. Reginald Oxendine was recently interviewed by Neal Christie, assistant General Secretary for Education and Leadership Formation, a national publication with the United Methodist Church.

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School of Education graduate set to begin teaching career

August 15, 2019
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Brittany Hunt, a 2019 graduate of the School of Education, will begin her first year of teaching at Fairmont High School. The new school year for the Public Schools of Robeson County begins August 26. Hunt participated in the First Americans' Teacher Education (FATE)  program at UNCP.

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Students attend Native Strong event in Charlotte

August 15, 2019
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Thirty UNCP students recently visited the U.S. Whitewater Center and Cedar Grove Retreat in Charlotte to take part in Native Strong 2019.

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Motivational speaker Jovian Zayne delivers inspirational message at Convocation

August 14, 2019
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Jovian Zayne shared her personal story of beating the odds and becoming an international public speaker with UNC Pembroke’s Class of 2023.

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Summer research focuses on aging-related disorders

August 13, 2019
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A pair of UNC Pembroke biology students spent their summer researching wild plant extracts and its effect on aging.

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UNCP, Lumbee Tribe build on shared vision

August 9, 2019
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UNC Pembroke and the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina value the importance of collaboration.

“UNCP has remained deeply connected to the Lumbee Tribe since being established in 1887,” said Chancellor Robin Gary Cummings.

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UNCP pair attend Duke University’s pre-law program

August 8, 2019
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UNC Pembroke students Tasia Mears and Anthony Locklear recently completed the Pre-Law Undergraduate Scholars (PLUS) Program at Duke University School of Law.

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UNCP announces 2019-20 Distinguished Speaker Series

August 8, 2019
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The Distinguished Speaker Series, which brings notable celebrities and prominent lecturers to The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, is back for 2019-20 and hosted by Givens Performing Arts Center and UNCP's Campus Engagement and Leadership.

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Meet Jada Jacobs: 2019 Early Assurance Scholar

August 7, 2019
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Losing her grandmother to colon cancer on Christmas Day 2014 compelled Jada Jacobs to pursue a career in medicine.

“I want cancer patients to suffer as little as possible,” she said. “I want to prevent others from going through what I went through.”

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