UNCG Campus Weekly

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Archives for March 2015

Dr. Donna Duffy

Photo of Dr. Donna DuffyDr. Donna Duffy (Kinesiology) received new funding from the Women’s Football Foundation for the project “UNCG CWHW PAGWPSA Research Partnership with the Women’s Football Foundation Investigating the Different Aspects of Women’s Tackle Football Participation and Competition.” Through an established partnership, the Women’s Football Foundation (WFF) and UNCG’s Program for the Advancement of Girls and Women in Sport and Physical Activity (PAGWSPA) will undertake a research and scholarship agenda to inform and improve the competitive football playing experience of each woman involved with the Independent Women’s Football League.

Dr. Carol Seaman

Photo of Dr. Carol SeamanDr. Carol Seaman (Mathematics and Statistics) received a challenge grant from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for UNCG’s NC Science Festival event “Science, Science Everywhere.” The event at UNCG will be held April 25.

See/hear: March 4, 2015

Molly Ringwald will appear with the UNCG Jazz Ensemble at a benefit concert April 24. Most of her songs are from the “great American songbook” – classics from earlier eras. Here, she sings something a little more modern and something near to heart: the 1980s Simple Minds anthem “Don’t You Forget About Me” and she talks about her new album.