UNC Pembroke Chancellor Robin Gary Cummings is the recipient of the 2016 John L. Sanders Student Advocate Award.
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Chancellor Robin Gary Cummings borrowed a Mark Twain quote as he summed up his installation speech at the Givens Performing Arts Center on April 8.
“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why,” Dr. Cummings said.
“I have discovered my why, and I am honored and humbled to be on this journey at this time in the life of this great university, as together we change lives through education,” said Cummings, drawing a standing ovation
The public is invited to free concert performance by UNC Pembroke’s Faculty Brass Quintet on Thursday, April 7 in the Moore Hall Auditorium on the campus of UNC Pembroke.
Elvis Presley, the King of Rock and Roll and Marc Chagall, renowned French painter, may sound like the modern day Odd Couple. But noted lecturer Vivian Jacobson has discovered a harmonious connection between the two 20th century icons.
Dr. LeAnne Howe, a novelist, poet and playwright, will join several American Indian historians and other speakers at the 12th annual Southeast Indian Studies Conference at UNC Pembroke on April 7-8.