UNCP students on first day of class fall 2018

UNC Pembroke hits record enrollment

September 2, 2018
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PEMBROKE, N.C. – Students returning to campus this fall note a distinctly new “feel” on campus. That “feel” is because UNC Pembroke has shattered its enrollment record with 7,137 students, a 14 percent increase compared with fall 2017—a surge of some 885 additional students.

Variety Show Act

Variety Show brings comedy, juggling and magic to GPAC

September 1, 2018
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Jessica Jane has appeared on Penn & Teller’s “Fool Us” TV Show and Niels Duinker holds seven Guinness World Records for juggling.

Family STEAM Day

Family STEAM Day set for Sept. 29

August 27, 2018
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The School of Education, in partnership with the Public Schools of Robeson County, is sponsoring a Family STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) Day on Saturday, September 29.

Three Musketeers

The Three Musketeers to open GPAC 2018-19 Professional Artist Series

August 24, 2018
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The Givens Performing Arts Center on the campus of The University of North Carolina at Pembroke will open its 2018-19 season with The Three Musketeers.

Shows are Thursday, Sept. 20, and Friday, Sept. 21, at 8 p.m.

Vision Zero

Mass Communication students help with public service campaign for NCDOT

August 23, 2018
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In her first outing with her new course, Social Media for Public Relations, Dr. Emilia Bak in the Department of Mass Communication at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke made civic engagement a priority.

Chad Porter

Chad Porter shares inspirational message at Convocation

August 21, 2018
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Standing in waist-deep water, Chad Porter couldn’t escape the 20-foot ski boat racing out of control toward him.

With a split second to react, Porter – who was 15 at the time – dove into the water.

Abdul Ghaffar

Campus Engagement and Leadership at UNC Pembroke

August 17, 2018
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As the Division of Student Affairs continues to advance UNC Pembroke's mission to change lives through education, one of the division's largest departments is making visible and behind-the-scene updates to their role on campus.

Jose D'Arruda

Former professor receives Homer Dodge Citation for Distinguished Service

August 17, 2018
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Former physics professor Dr. Jose D’Arruda has been presented with the Homer L. Dodge Citation for Distinguished Service to the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT).

UNCP Nursing students

UNC Pembroke establishes new College of Health Sciences

August 12, 2018
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The University of North Carolina at Pembroke has formed a new College of Health Sciences as part of its commitment to meet the health care needs of rural southeastern North Carolina.

tim altman

Music professor wins Fulbright Award

August 10, 2018
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Professor Tim Altman has a passion for music.

He has been performing and teaching it for 30 years, including the last two decades at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke.