In 1948, a group of students from the Woman’s College of North Carolina formed the Golden Chain Honor Society. In that year, eight outstanding seniors were chosen to become the first links of the Golden Chain. These seniors in turn elected seventeen juniors to aid in the maintenance of excellence that would soon become a […]
The Verizon Foundation presented The UNCG Wellness Center with a one year award of $14,000 to support sexual assault and domestic violence prevention on campus. The grant will be used to develop and implement a bystander intervention targeting men on UNCG’s campus. Research suggests that 80% of college age men are uncomfortable when women are […]
This year, first-year students read The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks as part of the First Year Summer Read. This program introduces new students to the intellectual life of UNCG. Students have the opportunity to read a FYSR book and engage in curricular and co-curricular learning through classroom discussions and special programs. Recommendations are being […]
Faculty and staff members are encouraged to submit outstanding students for The Golden Chain Honor Society. Founded in 1948, The Golden Chain is unique to the UNCG campus. The seven links of the Golden Chain symbolize the qualities that have always been prerequisite for election to membership: leadership, scholarship, service, tolerance, judgment, magnanimity and character. Click on the link above for more information.
The newest issue of our digital magazine is now available. Click on the link above to view Pathways.