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UNCG receives top ranking for sustainability master’s program

aerial photo of campus at sunset with best online masters badge overlayed

UNC Greensboro’s Master of Science in Sustainability and Environment (MSSE) program has been ranked number 10 in the nation for best online master’s in sustainability and green technologies, according to Academic Influence.  Housed in the Department of Geography, Environment, and Sustainability, UNCG’s MSSE program is the only master’s program in … Continued

Biology student awarded Smithsonian Institution fellowship

Three women biology researchers examine plant closely

The biology department’s Alyssa Young has been awarded a $7,500 Smithsonian Institution Fellowship. The funding will support her project “Legume-rhizobia symbiosis as a tool to enhance restoration success in a fire-prone ecosystem.” Young (above left) will spend ten weeks at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center in Maryland, in Dr. Kimberly Komatsu’s Ecosystem … Continued

New MS degree added for Geography, Environment and Sustainability

Students doing research in stream

With the topics of environment and sustainability regularly filling front page news, and in light of the remarkable increase in online learning opportunities in higher education, the introduction of a new online master’s degree within UNCG’s Geography, Environment, and Sustainability (GES) program is timely. Starting this fall, GES will launch … Continued