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UNC Charlotte Professor Receives UNC Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Public Service (10/11/12)

 UNC Charlotte Professor Receives UNC Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Public Service

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Dental school opens community clinic (06/29/12)

 Dental school opens community clinic

 

A new way of teaching dentistry and delivering dental care is coming to eastern North Carolina with the opening of the first ECU School of Dental Medicine Community Service Learning Center.

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ECU, DCCC partnership brings a smile (06/20/12)

Davidson County Community College continued its impressive efforts to positively impact the area with the announcement East Carolina University will locate one of it community service learning centers here. The center provides dental care to low-income and underserved residents. DCCC and ECU officials announced their partnership Friday before a crowd of about 200 people at the college's Conference Center.

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Duke, N.C. State and Novartis to team for biodefense (06/20/12)

Duke, N.C. State and Novartis to team for biodefense



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Empathy and experience key to becoming good leader (05/09/12)

 

Empathy and experience key to becoming good leader

 

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Stewards of Place (03/09/12)

As part of Janni Sorensen’s community planning class, students work at a troubled neighborhood in the Charlotte suburbs every semester, trying to help residents hard-hit by foreclosures and absentee landlords. They have helped form a stable neighborhood association and a crime watch group, and work with residents when they have questions for a property management company or utility providers. Sorensen, an assistant professor of geography and earth sciences at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, says that such partnerships help her students reap the full benefits of service learning while helping the community.

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Law Students Helping Writing Wills (03/09/12)

Law students helping writing wills  

 

 

 

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NCSU Professor Wins Education Prize (09/26/11)

NCSU professor earns national recognition for his innovations in digital education.

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McDowell Students Becomes "Cyber Student" at NC School of Science and Math (09/21/11)

A McDowell high school student gets advanced, high-quality classes through the NC School of Science and Math's distance-education program

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UNC-CH Professor Gets MacArthur Fellowship for Research on Brain Injuries (09/21/11)

UNC-CH researcher Kevin Guskiewicz wins a MacArthur Fellowship for his work on concussions.

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On a Rainy Saturday, NCCU Students and Faculty Hit the Streets (09/19/11)

NCCU partners with community groups in Durham for "Make a Difference Day"

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NC State Research Helps Improve Childhood Literacy (08/30/11)

NC State researcher develops an easy-to-use program that boosts students' reading skills.

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UNCW student leaders used to working together (08/25/11)

Bio of two UNCW Student Government Association leaders.

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STEM Education Program at FSU Gets $1.18M Grant (08/18/11)

FSU awarded $1.18M grant for STEM education

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