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  • UNC Asheville Offers GRE Prep Course Beginning August 11

    Friday, July 18, 2014
    Registration is now open for the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) prep classes offered by the Asheville Graduate Center. Classes will meet on the UNC Asheville campus beginning August 11.

    Registration is now open for the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) prep classes offered by the Asheville Graduate Center. Classes will meet on the UNC Asheville campus beginning August 11.

    The GRE Prep course will meet from 6-8:30 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays for four consecutive weeks... Full Article>


  • UNC Asheville Offers LSAT Prep Courses Beginning August 20

    Friday, July 18, 2014
    Registration is now open for the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT) prep classes offered by the Asheville Graduate Center. Classes will meet on the UNC Asheville campus beginning August 20.

    Registration is now open for the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT) prep classes offered by the Asheville Graduate Center. Classes will meet on the UNC Asheville campus beginning August 20.

    The LSAT prep course will meet on Wednesday evenings from 6-8:30 p.m. for six consecutive weeks,... Full Article>


  • Photo Exhibition by Keeley Turner to Open at UNC Asheville August 1

    Thursday, July 17, 2014
    From "Concert Life" by Keeley Turner
    "Concert Life," an exhibition of photographs by UNC Asheville senior Keeley Turner, will be on display from August 1-30 in Ramsey Library Blowers Gallery.

    Concert Life, an exhibition of photographs by UNC Asheville senior Keeley Turner, will be on display from August 1-30 in Ramsey Library Blowers Gallery. A reception with the artist will be held from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, August 19 in the gallery.

    The series consists of 15 photographs... Full Article>


  • UNC Asheville Chancellor Anne Ponder Receives “Order of the Long Leaf Pine” Honor

    Friday, July 11, 2014
    N.C. Legislators Nathan Ramsey (left) and Terry Van Duyn (right) present the "Order of the Long Leaf Pine" award to UNC Asheville Chancellor Anne Ponder.
    UNC Asheville Chancellor Anne Ponder has been named to the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, the highest civilian honor bestowed by the governor of North Carolina.

    UNC Asheville Chancellor Anne Ponder has been named to the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, the highest civilian honor bestowed by the governor of North Carolina. The award, begun in 1963 and presented in recognition of extraordinary service to the state, was bestowed by Gov. Pat McCrory.... Full Article>


  • UNC Asheville Authorized to Make $990,000 in Capital Improvements

    Tuesday, July 8, 2014
    UNC Asheville has been authorized by the state to borrow approximately $990,000 to make needed capital improvements.

    UNC Asheville has been authorized by the state to borrow approximately $990,000 to make needed capital improvements. Governor Pat McCrory signed the authorization bill on July 8 allowing approximately $376 million of improvements at six campuses in the UNC system: UNC Asheville, UNC-Chapel Hill... Full Article>


  • OLLI at UNC Asheville to Screen Original Short Comedy Films

    Monday, July 7, 2014
    Osher Lifelong Learning Institute members Jim Hilderbrandt and Jamie Lomax will screen three original 5-minute comedy films – two commercial parodies and a micro-short comedy – at 7 p.m. Monday, July 21, in UNC Asheville’s Reuter Center.

    Osher Lifelong Learning Institute members Jim Hilderbrandt and Jamie Lomax will screen three original 5-minute comedy films – two commercial parodies and a micro-short comedy – at 7 p.m. Monday, July 21, in UNC Asheville’s Reuter Center. The screenings are free and open to the public.

    ... Full Article>


  • UNC Asheville Board of Trustees to Hold Special Meeting on July 7

    Wednesday, July 2, 2014
    The Board of Trustees of the University of North Carolina at Asheville will hold a special meeting at 4 p.m. on Monday, July 7 in Phillips Hall, room 117 on the UNC Asheville campus.

    The Board of Trustees of the University of North Carolina at Asheville will hold a special meeting at 4 p.m. on Monday, July 7 in Phillips Hall, room 117 on the UNC Asheville campus. The purpose of the meeting is consideration of qualifications for appointment of an employee.

    This meeting... Full Article>


  • UNC Asheville Adds Solar Panels to Overlook Hall with Donation from Strata Solar

    Wednesday, July 2, 2014
    UNC Asheville’s Overlook Hall will have a new addition this summer when 112 photovoltaic (PV) panels are installed on the rooftop to contribute to the campus’ electrical grid. This is the first significant PV array for the campus.

    The donation of the panels, valued at more than $27,000, comes from Strata Solar, the largest solar developer in the state of North Carolina.

    “Strata is committed to investing in its communities and environment,” said CEO Markus Wilhelm. “We have been working with the UNC system... Full Article>


  • UNC Asheville Named a “Best Buy” in Fiske Guide to Colleges

    Wednesday, July 2, 2014
    UNC Asheville has been named to the very select list of “Best Buy” universities in "Fiske Guide to Colleges 2015," which will be released for sale on July 5.

    UNC Asheville has been named to the very select list of “Best Buy” universities in Fiske Guide to Colleges 2015, which will be released for sale on July 5. The guide, created by former New York Times education editor Edward Fiske, calls UNC Asheville “one of the top educational... Full Article>


  • Leadership Asheville’s Buzz Summer Breakfast Series Continues with “Asheville’s Young Innovators”

    Wednesday, July 2, 2014
    Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce and Venture Asheville’s 2014 Entrepreneur of the Year Justin Belleme, founder and owner of JB Media, will moderate Leadership Asheville’s 2014 Buzz Summer Breakfast Series panel, “Asheville’s Young Innovators.”

    Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce and Venture Asheville’s 2014 Entrepreneur of the Year Justin Belleme, founder and owner of JB Media, will moderate Leadership Asheville’s 2014 Buzz Summer Breakfast Series panel, “Asheville’s Young Innovators.” The Buzz Breakfast event takes place from 7:30-9 a... Full Article>


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