UNCG Campus Weekly

Campus Weekly is published each Wednesday when classes are in session. In the summer, it is published biweekly.

Dr. John Locke

Over the decades, Dr. John R. Locke (Music) has helped cultivate and nurture a love of music in tens of thousands of youth through the UNCG Summer Music Camp. But on a night meant to celebrate the 30th anniversary of that UNCG institution, the spotlight instead turned on Locke, the camp’s founder and longtime director, when he was presented the Order of the Long Leaf Pine. Summer Music Camp, what the nominators called Locke’s “life’s work and legacy,” has helped enrich the musical education of more than 50,000 students since its founding 30 years ago. Full story at UNCG News.