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Elizabeth Hudson

Elizabeth Hudson ’95, when UNCG Magazine last profiled her, was showing the yellowed paper she has long kept pinned at her desk. On it are notes from Charles Davis’ Southern Fiction class at UNCG that she uses as a guide to build each issue of Our State magazine, where she is the editor-in-chief. In recent years she has been a UNCG Alumni Leadership Board member, chaired the Friends of the Libraries Board, and received UNCG’s 2019 Professional Achievement Award.


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  • Alumnus and Marine veteran Ben Hunter

    After finishing up his time running computer networks for the U.S. Marine Corps in San Diego, Ben Hunter 09, ’11 MS and his wife looked at cities across 10 states in the South, “and she chose Greensboro; it has the amenities of a big city with a local feel.”  Hunter began classes in UNCG’s Entrepreneurship […]

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  • Oscar nominee Emily V. Gordon: Hollywood projects in works

    Oscar nominee Emily V. Gordon: Hollywood projects in works

    Emily V. Gordon ’01, ’03 MS/EdS had received an Oscar nomination for “The Big Sick” when she was featured in the Fall 2018 UNCG Magazine  The screenplay was based on her own unconventional courtship with (now-husband) Kumail Nanjiani, her co-writer.  Their recent pandemic-era/relationship podcast “Staying in with Emily and Kumail,” part self-help and part real-life […]

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  • With UNCG Guarantee, Tyshea Lewis comes full circle

    With UNCG Guarantee, Tyshea Lewis comes full circle

    For Tyshea Lewis ’13, ’16 MEd, coming from a small town to the UNCG campus – or any campus – was intimidating. But in the UNCG Guarantee Scholars program, she found community and opportunity as a student. Now, she is leading the program, giving back to current UNCG students and helping them find that same […]

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  • Catherine Johnson

    Catherine Johnson

    Leading through the Covid crisis presented challenges around every corner. “I kept saying I’ve never been faced with this before,” says Guilford County Family Justice Center Director Catherine Johnson ‘09 MS/EdS.  While much of the world closed down, the Family Justice Center was negotiating how to keep helpers safe so they could keep survivors safe. […]

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  • Veteran Jessica Rambo, on her unique journey

    Veteran Jessica Rambo, on her unique journey

    After the military, Jessica Rambo came to UNCG to pursue a BFA and possibly an MFA. In the middle of her undergraduate program, though, her work with veteran resources in both UNCG and the broader Greensboro community took her down a different path: She now lives as a nomad in the Painted Buffalo Traveling Studio, […]

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  • Notable Illustrator: Tristin Miller

    Notable Illustrator: Tristin Miller

    With a background in art and graphic design, Tristin Miller ’10 is flexing other muscles these days. After several years of organizing the Hand to Hand Market and myriad other artist-community groups around the Triad, she is now also a weightlifting coach, focusing on trauma-informed private sessions with people who might not feel safe in […]

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