Features

  • UNC Asheville Recognizes Distinguished Staff with Annual Awards Post date: Tuesday, November 25 NEMAC ForWarn team award

    Each year, UNC Asheville honors numerous staff members for their exemplary service and dedication to UNC Asheville. In 2014, the honorees included 89 employees who reached milestones of five to 30 years – a combined time of 1,410 years, as well as 14 peer-nominated staff members who earned distinguished service awards, including a monetary prize, and in the case of the overall distinguishe


  • Indoor Intramurals: Collegial and Competitive Post date: Thursday, November 20 Intramural Soccer in the Student Recreation Center

    Hotel for Dogs, Odin’s Ravens, Checkered balls of doom, A Pack of Wild Youths, The Knightmares, Murder Dragons, Honeybadger FC, and Alpha Sigma Phi. These are the eight teams that have advanced to the intramural soccer playoffs at UNC Asheville the week of Nov. 17, an annual tradition of the fall semester.


  • Student-Athletes Earn Pre-Season and Post-Season Honors Post date: Monday, November 17 Heather Muller

    Impressive seasons result in Big South Conference honors for Bulldog athletes.

    Men’s Basketball

    Andrew Rowsey was usually the shortest and often the youngest player on the court last season, but none of that stopped him from posting the best season ever for a Bulldog freshman, and gaining big South Freshman of the Year and First-Team All-Conference honors in the process.


  • Commencement Scheduled for December 13, 2014 Post date: Monday, November 17 Commencement in Kimmel Arena

    UNC Asheville’s December 2014 Commencement will take place on Saturday, December 13, at 10 a.m., in the Sherrill Center. Please visit the Commencement page for more details and join us as we celebrate the graduates. 


  • Undergraduate Research A to Z Post date: Wednesday, November 12 undergraduate research posters

    Undergraduate research at UNC Asheville runs the gamut of topics – from A to Z. Learn more with any one of these 26 topics or chose from the more than 100 presentations scheduled for the Undergraduate Research Symposium on Dec. 1, 2014.

    For more information about undergraduate research at UNC Asheville, visit http://urp.unca.edu/.


  • Annual Scholarship Luncheon Celebrates Community Support of Students Post date: Wednesday, October 29 The Ray family and Kimberley Samuels at the scholarship luncheon

    There were many gifts celebrated at UNC Asheville’s annual scholarship luncheon on October 21, 2014, starting with the donations that support student success. But this year, the gifts included a very timely one – both for the student and the family founding the award.


  • The Crowdsourcing of Science – Chris Hennon Brings Thousands Into Online Study of Cyclones Post date: Monday, October 27

    Can thousands of amateurs make an important contribution to climate science that is eluding experts in the field?


  • Halloween 2014 at UNC Asheville Post date: Friday, October 24 Halloween

    With the leaves changing and the air becoming crisper, it’s the time of year when campus starts thinking about “what are you going to be for Halloween?” This season, UNC Asheville has a variety of programs for students, faculty and staff along with a few for the kids and the zombies:

    Boofest, Oct. 26