UNCG fashion designers Goodwill’s Rock the Runway

Recently, UNCG fashion designers participated in the 2014 edition of Rock the Runway, an annual fund-raiser for Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina, had a decidedly Spartan flair: Five of the seven designers tasked with making new fashions out of Goodwill donations had UNCG ties. Current UNCG students John Lin, Rachel Wilson, Ayanna Harrison, Nhi […]

Triad Business Journal 40 Under 40 Honorees, Class of 2014

On February 20th, Triad Business Journal 40 Under 40 Honorees, Class of 2014 was honored. It was another great and successful event with lots of exciting honorees for this years class of 40 Under 40 honorees. Please take a moment to view the slideshow The Business Journal has put together at their website.

Stand-up Economist – March 4th

Sally Crumpler Jobe ’64 Honors School with Gift to Renovate Conference Room

Renovations are complete in Bryan Room 419, made possible through a generous gift from Sally Crumpler Jobe ‘64 and her husband, Warren.  Named in honor of Sally, the newly renovated Sally Crumpler Jobe Conference Room provides a professional and modern space for meetings, videoconferencing and collaborations among business leaders, students, staff and faculty. To celebrate […]

Explaining the World

UNCG alumna, Laura Simpson ‘00, is a SAS programmer and analyst at the Division of Institutional Research at UNC-Chapel Hill.  She has published several research papers on health and education and has been acknowledged for her contribution in others. Laura chose UNCG’s applied economics program because “it seemed more fun than accounting.” But, she had […]

Leading mobile app Banjo firm founded by UNCG graduate

UNCG graduate Damien Patton, a 1999 finance graduate of the Bryan School of Business and Economics, is the founder and CEO of Banjo, the social discovery app that has become one of the leaders in the industry. Earning magna cum laude honors in and was named to Beta Gamma Sigma business honorary society and received […]