Upcoming Events and News


rise network mentoring workshop

Wednesday, February 28, 12-1:30 pm, NIB 120. In this workshop, we will learn strategies for building successful mentoring relationships with both undergraduate and graduate students, as well as resources available at UNCG to support student mentoring. The workshop will be led by Lee Phillipps (Director of the Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creativity Office), Sarah Daynes (Professor of Sociology and Graduate School Fellow for Policies and Operations), and Hewan Girma (Assistant Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Department of African American and African Diaspora Studies). RSVPs are required through this link.

RISE Network Speaker Series:

Dr. Travis York, Director of Inclusive STEMM Ecosystems for Equity and Diversity (ISEED) at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Thursday, March 28, 3:30-4:30 pm, NIB 101 (co-sponsored by the Department of Geography, Environment, and Sustainability). Title: “From Passion to Purpose: Shaping the Future of Equitable STEMM Ecosystems”.

Star Party for Science Everywhere

April 5, Friday: Star Party for Science Everywhere.  This evening event will feature observations at the Three College Observatory with its 0.81 meter telescope, storytelling, and astronomical activities.

Dr. Steven Nils Ulosevich RISE Speaker 2024

Professor Joselyn Lee, Fort Lewis College

Training and Engaging Undergraduates Through Place-Based Microbiome Chemical Research

Friday, April 12 at 1:00

Room 201 Sullivan Bldg

Science Everywhere@UNCG.

April 13, Saturday, 12:00-4:00: Science Everywhere@UNCG.  The annual campus-wide event with hands-on activities, science and technology exhibits, music, art, and the UNCG Minerva Mobile Health unit. 

Flyer for upcoming Science everywhere