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  • 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


  • Celebrate the Turning of the Maples, Oct. 22 Post date: Monday, October 20 Turning of the Maples

    Join the campus community in a celebration of the season, with Turning of the Maples on the Quad on Oct. 22, 2014, at 1:30 p.m.  Enjoy hot apple cider, gingersnap cookies and music in this annual autumn tradition at UNC Asheville. 


  • “The Mystical Arts of Tibet” Weeklong Residency at UNC Asheville, Oct. 20-24 Post date: Friday, October 17 Mystical Arts of Tibet

    During their weeklong residency at UNC Asheville from Oct. 20-24, monks from the Drepung Loseling monastery branch in Atlanta, Ga., will offer public lectures on Tibetan culture and religion and perform sacred music and dance.


  • Bulldog Basketball Season Starts in November Post date: Thursday, October 16 Corey Littlejohn is one of three seniors on this year's men's basketball team.

    Corey Littlejohn is one of three seniors on this year's men's basketball team. Men’s and Women’s Bulldog Basketball will soon return to Kimmel Arena. Both teams play exhibition games in Kimmel Arena against Brevard College on Nov. 8.


  • Inquiry ARC: The Shape of Critical Thinking at UNC Asheville Post date: Tuesday, October 14 Inquiry ARC

    Learning has a new shape at UNC Asheville, and it hinges on the connections made between students and faculty.


  • Behind the Scenes with TheatreUNCA Post date: Wednesday, October 8 TheatreUNCA performance in October 2014

    When TheatreUNCA opens its fall 2014 season with Dead Man’s Cell Phone, theatergoers will enter a redesigned space, configured specifically for this production.