UNCG Campus Weekly

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

Dr. Kenneth Gruber

Dr. Kenneth Gruber (Center for Youth, Family and Community Partnerships) receiving continued funding from the NC DHHS Division of Public Health for the project “Healthy Beginnings Evaluation 2014-15.” It will support the evaluation of the Healthy Beginnings program using primary and secondary data. The evaluation includes formal and informal surveys of local stakeholders and consumers to evaluate measures that contribute to both positive and negative minority birth outcomes.

He received new funding from NC A&T State for the project “Adolescents and Barriers to Selecting More Healthy Food Choices.” The project will determine if a focused emphasis on eating specific types of foods can lead to healthier eating patterns among first-year students attending NC A&T State University.