Campaign News

Applause for Moskal-Burges Scholarship in Theatre 

“All the world’s a stage” rang particularly true for the multi-talented Charlene “Char” Moskal-Burges ’61, who passed away in October. After earning a BA in drama from Woman’s College (UNC Greensboro) and then a master’s degree from Case Western Reserve University, she studied internationally at institutes…

Impact of Pi Zeta Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Endowed Scholarship

In deciding where to spend her four years of college, Zoe-Patrique Umelo searched for a school where she could immerse herself in the community through mentorship, service, and leadership. She found her dream school at UNCG. “From 2020 through 2022, I was a member of Strong…

Bryan School’s first Cole Professional Track Distinguished Faculty

Not only are UNC Greensboro’s professors exceptional, but a new approach to support professional track faculty is, as well.  A gift from alumna Sue W. Cole ’72, ’77 MBA now endows a faculty excellence support fund that is the first of its kind at the University.…

Nancy Doll’s $500K planned gift furthers her Weatherspoon legacy

Nancy Doll retired as the Weatherspoon Art Museum’s director in 2020. Her impact on the museum will continue to grow via a $500,000 planned gift that will support many future Weatherspoon exhibitions. Some endowments help preserve the collection or help add to it, Doll explained. “But…

Forrest Family plans gift to support nursing students

Students who earn degrees in health care fields can make a big impact in their communities. Now, Betty Wall Forrest ’75 has announced a planned gift that will help UNC Greensboro Nursing students with financial need through the Betty Jo Wall Forrest and Hayes Womble Forrest…

Update on Advancement, events, and Light the Way campaign

As the Fall 2023 semester begins, UNCG’s comprehensive Light the Way campaign reaches two full years in its public phase. Vice Chancellor for Advancement Beth Fischer sat down for a UNCG Campus Weekly interview to share the campaign status, what’s new in her division, and what…