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November 10, 2017 |

Forty six UNC Pembroke students spent Saturday, November 4 picking up trash along roads surrounding the university.

The students gathered 26 bags of trash and completed nearly 100 service hours, according to Dalton Hoffer, assistant director for Student Engagement. The cleanup initiative was led by the UNCP Serve Board to improve the environment and show pride for the community.

November 5, 2017 |

The largest gift in the history of The University of North Carolina at Pembroke will propel the university closer to breaking ground on a state-of-the-art facility to house its School of Business.

A landmark $7 million gift from UNCP Board of Trustee member Jim Thomas and his wife, Sally, will transform the campus and have a lasting impact on generations of executives and entrepreneurs.

Sally Thomas has simultaneously gifted $110,000 to the university’s CARE Resource Center—an on-

November 3, 2017 |

The University of North Carolina at Pembroke will host “Hidden No More: STEM Women of Color,” a program celebrating diversity in the sciences on Saturday, November 11.

The program will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the University Center Annex. The event is free and open to the public. Lunch will be provided. To register, visit

November 2, 2017 |

Standing in a room full of former colleagues and students, Dr. Tim Ritter reflected on his 21 years as a physics professor at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke.

The lasting friendships forged in the halls of the Oxendine Science Building will be treasured, along with excitement building up to the NC Region IV Science & Engineering Fair he led for years. 

But of all the experiences that shaped his career, none drew a bigger

October 29, 2017 |

Spellings, Board members greeted by ChancellorNewly appointed members of the UNC Board of Governors got a taste of the UNC Pembroke experience during a visit to campus on Monday.

University system leaders toured the campus and heard presentations from students and faculty as part of a statewide university system tour.  


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