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Dean Kiss receives a NASA Honors Award

Posted on October 10, 2019

John Z. Kiss received a NASA Honor Award under the Group Achievement Award category.  This prestigious NASA certificate is awarded to any combination […]


Congratulations to Rada Petric

Posted on September 27, 2019

Rada Petric, a PhD candidate, took first place with her 3MT talk at the US Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Conference […]


Austin Gray

Congrats to Austin Gray

Posted on September 18, 2019

4th year PhD candidate Austin Gray from Dr. Anne Hershey’s lab has been featured in North Carolina Sea Grants “Coastwatch […]


Hive Mind: UNCG Plant and Pollinator Center Opens

Posted on September 9, 2019

This coming Sunday, September 15, UNC Greensboro marks the opening of a new state-of the-art research facility that serves as a home to some of the most crucial research ‒ and community education ‒ that relates to pollinators, plants, and our global food supply.


Austin Gray

Congratulations to Austin Gray

Posted on July 11, 2019

Austin Gray received a Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry-North America Student Exchange Award which will support his travel to […]


Ann Berry Somers

Congratulations to Ann Somers for winning the 2019 Governor’s Award for Excellence in the category of Public Service

Posted on June 27, 2019

The Governor’s Award for Excellence is the highest honor a state employee may receive for dedicated service to the State […]


Ann Berry Somers

Congratulations to Ann Somers!

Posted on June 20, 2019

Congratulations to Ann Somers, who was awarded the 2019 Distinguished Teaching Award in STEM Education from the North Carolina Association […]


Dean John Kiss with his TEDxGreensboro talk!

Posted on June 7, 2019

Exciting talk from Dean John Kiss about botany and the potential for living on Mars! https://youtu.be/waRqJoehQ6I  


Austin Gray

NC Sea Grant article about Austin Gray’s work

Posted on May 2, 2019

This is the latest Hook, Line, and Science article from NC Sea Grant. This article features our own Austin Gray’s […]


Fox 8 news story featuring Dr. Olav Rueppell and his research group

Posted on April 16, 2019

The Fox 8 news story can be found here. Great work!