Two outstanding alumni, five former standout student-athletes and a staunch supporter were honored during The University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s annual Alumni Awards and Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet.
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The University of North Carolina Tar Heels and UNC Pembroke Braves will be competing – and coming together for an important cause – during their Nov. 4 men’s basketball exhibition game at the Smith Center.
While the teams are facing off on the court, the universities, in coordination with Harris Teeter’s Million Meals Challenge, will team up for a food drive to benefit those in eastern North Carolina impacted by Hurricane Matthew.
Award-winning author Josephine Humphreys urged new students at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke to embrace diversity.
Dr. Kayonna “Kay” Pitchford, an elementary education professor at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, recently received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
Paige Strickland is studying ways students from various cultures process information in her education courses at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke.
However, a semester crammed with lectures and research about differentiated instruction can’t compare to the experience Strickland and seven other Elementary Education majors received during field experience in Belize.