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Nursing graduates at Sandhills Community College will receive a guaranteed $1,000 scholarship if they pursue a bachelor’s degree in nursing at UNC Pembroke. 

UNCP Chancellor Robin Gary Cummings and SCC President Dr. John Dempsey signed a formal agreement last month, launching the Pembroke Pathway Nursing Scholarship. 

Growing up in the Union Chapel community, Chancellor Robin Gary Cummings is no stranger to Lumbee Homecoming. 

Since 1968, Lumbees have flocked to Robeson County during the Fourth of July to take part in the annual festivities and reunite with family and friends. 

Mary Beth Locklear has been named director of the Office for Regional Initiatives.

Locklear has served as interim director since May 2015.


Leaders in the North Carolina General Assembly have agreed on a budget that will be a game changer for The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, significantly advancing our historic mission of increasing accessibility to higher education.