Greensboro College in the News!

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Greensboro College Theatre presents “Tru,” a one-man play about writer and celebrity Truman Capote starring senior acting major Jackson Leo Gemborys, Jan. 10-12. Yes! Weekly has the details. (12/9/2019)

Students Natalie Craven, Hannah Soots and Samuel Walker are featured in a News & Record article on students who must perform music or dance publicly in lieu of a final exam in certain classes. (11/29/2019)

Ana Quiceno-Echeverry, M.A. TESOL ’17, was among five immigrants interviewed by the nonprofit English in Action; the interviews were broadcast by KAJX-FM in Aspen, Colo. (11/21/2019)

Claire Sellers ’17, house manager of the Sunrise Theatre in Southern Pines, N.C., will co-direct a live radio performance of “It’s a Wonderful Life” at the theatre Nov. 30-Dec. 1. The Pilot of Southern Pines reports. (Nov. 18, 2019)

“The Walking Dead” actor Ann Mahoney ’98 will hold a free, public question-and-answer session about her acting career, 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11, in the Gail Brower Huggins Performance Center. She’ll also have autographed books and photos for sale. Yes! Weekly has the news (10/29/2019), as does the Rhino Times (10/30/2019).

Poet Li-Young Lee, who will perform Saturday, Oct. 26, with sitarist David Whetstone on campus, is profiled on 91.5 WUNC-FM’s “The State of Things” program. Yes! Weekly has information on their upcoming concert on campus. (10/24/2019)

Greensboro College Theatre presents “Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley,” a sequel to the Jane Austen novel “Pride and Prejudice,” Nov. 7-10. Yes! Weekly reports (10/22/2019), as does the News & Record. (10/31/2019)

Wilson Lester ’13 has been named to the board of directors of the Cone Health Foundation. The Times-News of Burlington reports. (10/20/2019)

With the death of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, U.S. Rep. Carolyn Bosher Maloney ’68 has become acting chair of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives, one of three House committees investigating possible articles of impeachment against President Donald J. Trump. Yes! Weekly reports, as do WXII-12 and WFMY (News 2).  (10/18/2019)

Carl Shatley ’92 will make a presentation on the Salem witch trials at 2 p.m. Oct. 31 at the Piedmont Crossing retirement community in Thomasville, The Dispatch of Lexington reports. (10/15/2019)

Bill Hobbs ’01 has been named chief revenue officer at the supply-chain platform Anvyl. AlleyWatch.com reports. (10/15/2019)

Greensboro College Theatre presents William Shakespeare’s “The Winter’s Tale” Oct. 17-20. Yes! Weekly reports. (9/30/2019)

Pushpinder Gill ’94, a family nurse practitioner, has joined the staff of Sovah Family Medicine-Yanceyville in Caswell County, N.C., The Register & Bee of Danville, Va., reports. (9/25/2019)

Nickolay Bochilo ’03, executive vice president of investments at Greensboro-based Bell Partners, has announced his company’s purchase of a multifamily community in Redmond, Wash., for $96 million. The Triad Business Journal reports. (9/25/2019)

Katie Smith Davis ’06 was among 10 people inducted into the Guilford County Sports Hall of Fame. WFMY-TV (News 2) reports. (9/16/2019)

The Rev. Fred Davie ’78, a member of the Board of Trustees, chair of the New York City Civilian Complaint Review Board and executive vice president of Union Theological Seminary, has an op-ed column published in The Washington Post explaining how that city’s review board operated in the case of police officer Daniel Pantaleo, whom the board convicted of violating police policy in the death of Eric Garner. (9/13/2019)

Counte Pettaway ’00 was among those whose remembrances of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States were included in an article in the News & Record marking the 18th anniversary of the attacks. (9/11/2019)

Georgieann Bogdan, director of academic accessibility and an anthropologist by training, has been helping Greensboro police re-investigate North Carolina’s oldest missing-person case. WGHP-TV (Fox 8) reports. (9/10/2019)

Mitch Choros ’17, who teaches third grade at Charlotte’s Sterling Elementary School, has gotten attention for turning his classroom into a shrine to the Carolina Panthers. WGHP-TV (Fox 8) reports. (8/26/2019)

The Rev. Stephanie Paulsell ’85, the Susan Shallcross Swartz Professor of the Practice of Christian Studies at Harvard Divinity School, has been named interim Pusey Minister of Harvard’s nondenominational Memorial Church, Harvard reports. (8/20/2019)

Brick Crowder ’10 had planned to teach high school and be a football coach after receiving his history degree from GC. Now he is coaching football — but he’s also youth pastor for his church and a Christian school. The Sun Journal of New Bern reports. (8/17/2019)

Alumni couple Anitra Canty Louis ’03 and Paul A. Louis ’04 will appear on BYU TV’s “Relative Race,” beginning Sept. 22. Check your local listings for times, and check out (via Facebook) this interview that BYU TV did with the couple! (8/15/2019)

Freddie Johnson ’77, longtime head men’s basketball coach at Greensboro Day School and a member of the college’s Board of Trustees, is profiled on the Championship Visions podcast. (8/15/2019)

Greensboro College has opened a number of its Fall 2019 courses to the public, including courses in World War II history, art, and business leadership. The News & Record reports. (8/12/2019)

Elaina Herber ’98, president of the Ascend Hospitality restaurant group in Bellevue, Wash., is profiled by DowntownBellevue.com. (7/9/2019)

What does it take to host Major League Baseball’s All-Star game? The Wall Street Journal interviews Tara Titcombe ’08, project manager for the Cleveland Indians, to find out. (7/6/2019)

Angela Ballentine ’87 has been named provost of the Health Sciences Division and chief campus officer of the Perry Health Sciences Campus at Wake Technical Community College, that college reports. (6/24/2019)

The Reclaiming Democracy Project, a learning initiative begun by Greensboro College and other area colleges, has become part of a new collaborative initiative, Partnerships for Listening and Action by Communities and Educators. Dan Malotky, Lucy H. Robertson Chair of Religion and Dean of the School of Humanities at Greensboro College, has been active in Reclaiming Democracy for years and is on the steering committee of the new initiative. Yes! Weekly reports. (6/20/2019)

Candace Spencer ’19 has won the 2019 Marcia Quick Gard Theatre Arts Scholarship; after performing at the Glow Lyric Theatre in Greenville, S.C., this summer, she will pursue an MFA in theatre this fall at the University of Louisville. (A hat tip to Frances Humphreys Saxton ’06 for alerting GC to the existence of this scholarship.) Broadway World reports. (5/28/2019)

Adelaide Elliot ’19 has been named web editor for the trade magazine Casual Living, which reports on her selection. (5/14/2019)

Calvin L. Gilmore, director of campus safety and security and a college employee since 1982, received the college’s highest honor, the Nannie Lee Smith Exemplary Service Medal, during Commencement on May 11. The News & Record reports. (5/13/2019)

Mark Exline ’14 begins full-time work July 9 as production manager/technical coordinator for the MTH Theatre at Crown Center in Kansas City, Mo. He has been serving as a consultant for MTH the past few weeks and is scenic designer for the theatre’s upcoming production of “Oklahoma!” He had spent the past year on the technical faculty of Florida School of the Arts, from which he received his A.S. before coming to Greensboro College. Broadway World Kansas City reports. (5/3/2019)

The college’s new athletic training center has been named after longtime friends of the college Willie and Lisa Bullock, father of Bill Bullock ’10, for their six-figure gift, which put the college’s GC20/20 capital campaign over $18 million with just over a year remaining. The News & Record reports. (5/1/2019)

Faculty, staff and students turned out for the college’s 17th Annual Stream Walk to clear trash and debris from College Branch. The News & Record shot a number of photos. (4/30/2019)

Bett Shelby ’05 has been named associate head coach and chief recruiter for the West Virginia University women’s basketball team. The Bluefield Daily Telegraph reports. (4/25/2019)

The city of Greensboro’s free Music for a Sunday Evening in the Park series returns to the GC campus again this year, with the Greensboro Big Band performing swing and jazz on Front Campus beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday, June 9. The News & Record reports. (4/24/2019)

Bryan Galuski, head men’s basketball coach since 2005 and director of athletics since 2014, steps down to become head men’s basketball coach at his alma mater, Division II Eckerd College. Yes! Weekly and the News & Record report. (4/23/2019)

Jordan Estes ’12 has been named digital marketing specialist with Southside Creative in Chattanooga, Tenn. The Chattanoogan reports. (4/16/2019)

Kushtrim Hoxha ’03 stars in “Cold November,” a feature film about strife in Hoxha’s native Kosovo that’s being screened as part of the 2019 RiverRun International Film Festival at 10:30 a.m. April 5 and 5 p.m. April 6 and 8 at the Aperture Cinema 2, 311 W. Fourth St., Winston-Salem. The News & Record reports. (4/4/2019)

Heather Macy ’00, who recently left East Carolina University after becoming the winningest head women’s basketball coach in school history, has published a book, “Two Feet Forward: Everyday Lessons in Leadership.” The Florence (S.C.) Morning News reports. (4/3/2019)

Elisabeth Bokhoven ’07 appears in Hickory Community Theatre’s production of “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” opening March 29. The Hickory Daily Record reports. (3/28/2019)

The Greensboro College Jazz Ensemble presents its annual spring concert on April 16. Yes! Weekly has the details. (3/26/2019)

WXII-TV News interviewed Dr. John Fea before he delivered the 56th Annual Jean Fortner Ward Lecture. (3/21/2019)

Dr. John Fea, professor of American history and chair of the Department of History at Messiah College, will give the 56th Annual Jean Fortner Ward Lecture on issues of faith and higher education, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 21, in Hannah Brown Finch Memorial Chapel on campus. He will be speaking on “The Evangelical Road to Donald Trump.” Yes! Weekly reports. (3/6/2019)

The college’s Department of Art presents its annual faculty exhibit, featuring the work of Professor Jim Langer, Assistant Professor Brittany Søndberg, and Adjunct Instructor of Art Education Jared Slack, March 7-29. Yes! Weekly reports. (3/1/2019)

David Schram — dean of the School of the Arts, Jefferson Pilot professor and chair of the Department of Theatre, and a board member of the N.C. Theatre Conference — is quoted in an article about the conference in the News & Record. GC hosts the conference’s high-school theatre festival each November. (3/1/2019)

Allison Palmadessa ’03, the college’s 2018-2019 Moore Associate Professor of History, has been named director of supplemental instruction. Yes! Weekly reports. (2/28/2019)

Devin Everhart ’22, a physical-education major, is starting to build a career in music. The Dispatch of Lexington, N.C., reports. (2/27/2019)

Victor Archibong, chair of the Department of Political Science and Legal Administration, is quoted in a WFMY News 2 story on a court decision overturning two state constitutional amendments approved by voters in November. (2/25/2019)

Greensboro College’s Department of Music presents its annual midwinter extravaganza, “GC Live!,” featuring the Jazz Ensemble and vocalists, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, in Gail Brower Huggins Performance Center in Odell Building on campus. It’s free and open to the public, and Yes! Weekly has the details. (2/18/2019)

James v. Langer, professor and chair of the Department of Art, was one of two judges who selected 39 artworks from more than 170 submitted for the 2019 ArtScape Banner Project, which annually hangs banners on lightposts in downtown Hendersonville, N.C. The Hendersonville Times-News reports. (2/15/2019)

Emily Holmes, director of counseling services, presented information on the epidemic of anxiety at a recent national conference, and the Rev. Dr. Robert Brewer, the college’s chaplain, will perform a benefit concert Feb. 9; the News & Record reports. (2/1/2019)

Greensboro College’s James G. Hanes Gymnasium is now air-conditioned, thanks to a major gift from the parents of a graduate. The News & Record reports. (1/29/2019)

Greensboro College’s literary magazine, The Lyre, won first place nationally in its division from the American Scholastic Press Association for the fourth year in a row and the sixth time in seven years, and Benedict Burgess ’19 won first place nationally for his nonfiction piece, “Lilly.” The News & Record reports (scroll down). (1/17/2019)

Stephanie Paulsell ’85, Susan Shallcross Swartz Professor of the Practice of Christian Studies at Harvard Divinity School, will deliver Mercer University’s 28th annual Harry Vaughan Smith Distinguished Visiting Professor of Religion Lectures Feb. 19-20. Mercer.edu (1/14/2019)

Daniel Michael ’07 has been elected the 2019 chairman of the Charles County (Md.) Chamber of Commerce. The Maryland Independent reports. (1/10/2019)

Singer Jeff Wysosky ’15 of the Greensboro-based folk-rock band The Billyfolks was interviewed by Yes! Weekly as the band released its third recording. (12/21/2018)

Geoff Lassiter ’99, president of the Carolina League minor-league baseball league, has been elected secretary of Minor League Baseball’s Council of League Presidents. BallparkDigest.com reports. (12/21/2018)

L. Wayne Johns, professor of English at Greensboro College, has just published his first full-length book of poetry, “Antipsalm,” to high praise. Yes! Weekly reports. (12/19/2010)

Kristi Hunter Wallace ’05 is profiled in the News & Record’s Running Shorts blog. (12/14/2018)

Greensboro College will offer the Associate Professional in Human Resources™ (aPHR™) certification course for entry-level HR professionals starting Jan. 12. Yes! Weekly reports. (12/4/2018)

A $100,000 gift from the grandson of Greensboro College’s seventh president has pushed the college’s GC2020 capital campaign over $17 million. The News & Record reports. (11/27/2018)

Greensboro College has opened registration to the public for five courses being offered in the Spring 2019 semester. The News & Record reports. (11/25/2018)

The News & Record’s Scott Michaels calls Greensboro College Theatre’s production of the musical comedy “Mamma Mia!” an “entertaining evening.” (11/10/2018)

Mary Sue Warren ’52 of Newton Grove, N.C., was honored Oct. 7 on the occasion of her retirement from music and education ministry at the church where she first began playing piano and organ when she was 12. The Sampson Independent reports. (11/1/2018)

Greensboro College’s Department of Music presents its annual Fall Musicians Honors Convocation, 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8. The News & Record reports. (10/28/2018)

“Greensboro College Theatre is staging two powerfully important monologues that deserve to be on your calendar this weekend”: The News & Record reviews Greensboro College Theatre’s one-act plays, “Paul Robeson” and “The Tricky Part.” (10/19/2018)

Greensboro College is hosting a ghost tour of Main Building on Friday, Oct. 19, and a panel discussion on state legislative elections and proposed state constitutional amendments on Thursday, Oct. 25. The News & Record reports. (10/19/2018)

Greensboro College is Defining the Path toward greater access, affordability, degree completion and career readiness. The News & Record reports. (10/15/2018)

Greensboro College has received a five-year federal grant of almost $2 million to augment its degree-completion program. The News & Record reports. (10/9/2018)

Duncan Butler, a student in the college’s new M.A. in Theology, Ethics and Culture program and a well-known local musician and music teacher, was to have performed at the Apollo Theatre in New York on Oct. 3. But he died Oct. 2. The News & Record reports.

Carolina Finley ’58, marshal for the 41st annual Brushy Mountain Apple Festival in North Wilkesboro, is profiled by the Wilkes Journal-Patriot. (9/28/2018)

Freshman quarterback Nate Coffey and freshman defensive lineman Josh Jones, along with three of their friends, recently helped Jackson County, N.C., sheriff’s deputies apprehend a federal fugitive! Stories from the News & Record of Greensboro (9/26/2018), the Sylva Herald (9/19/18), and WFMY-TV (News 2) (9/27/2018).

Congratulations to Patrice Dawson ’00, who has been named president-elect of the Junior League of Indianapolis for 2019-2021! InsideIndianaBusiness.com reports. (9/24/2018)

Brittany Søndberg, assistant professor of art, is the subject of a Q-and-A with 1808 Magazine. (8/31/2018)

Rising junior Mercedes Fisher got to play for the Puerto Rican national women’s soccer team in the Concacaf Caribbean Women’s World Cup qualifier. The Times News of Burlington reports. (7/6/2018)

Greensboro College is offering Professional in Human Resources and Senior Professional in Human Resources classes beginning Aug. 25. Yes! Weekly reports. (7/6/2018)

Chris Hewitt ’07, who enjoys running, is profiled on the News & Record’s Running Shorts blog. (7/6/2018)

Senior theatre/musical theatre major Lewis Elliott will be in the cast of Bay Street Theatre’s “Obama-ology,” Aug. 9-11. LongIsland.com reports. (7/5/2018)

Shannon Peeples ’97 has been named principal of Cone Elementary School in Greensboro, the News & Record reports. (6/22/2018)

Greensboro College has been formally recognized as a Universal Design for Learning institution. Yes! Weekly reports. (6/20/2018)

Greensboro College has a new M.A. program in theology, ethics and culture; classes begin this fall. The News & Record reports. (6/14/2018)

Pedro Carrion (TESOL ’11) was a finalist for Sampson County (N.C.) Schools’ Teacher of the Year. The Sampson Independent reports. (6/12/2018)

Greensboro College students Alla Alaghbri and Abigail Bügger will join Benjamin Wall, assistant professor of religion, in presenting research this week at the Summer Institute on Theology and Disability, sponsored by the Collaborative on Faith and Disabilities. The News & Record reports. (6/10/2018)

Incoming freshman Logan Schnabl was named WYTY-TV’s Female Student Athlete of the Year, with 102 career soccer goals and a 4.42 grade-point average. She also was a kicker for the football team and ran track. (5/31/2018)

Thanks to Yes! Weekly for selecting Greensboro College as Best College/University in the Triad in its 2018 edition of The Triad’s Best! (5/30/2018)

Katie McCrary ’04 has been named Henderson County (N.C.) Schools’ 2018 Teacher of the Year. HendersonvilleLightning.com reports. (5/25/2018)

The college has extended the contract of President Lawrence D. Czarda, Ph.D., through June 30, 2024. The News & Record reports. (5/16/2018)

Mercedes Fisher, a sophomore on the Greensboro College women’s soccer team, has been selected for the Puerto Rican national team in the Women’s World Cup Qualifier. The News & Record reports. (5/2/2018)

Greensboro College honored outstanding musicians at its April 30 Jazz Ensemble concert. Yes! Weekly has the details. (5/1/2018)

Nickolay Bochilo ’03 executive vice president for Bell Partners Inc., announces his company’s continued expansion in the Los Angeles market with the purchase of an apartment community in Pasadena. The Triad Business Journal reports. (5/1/2018)

Greensboro College’s student newspaper, The Collegian, tied for first place nationally in its division for the second straight year in the American Scholastic Press Association’s annual contest. Yes! Weekly reports. (5/1/2018)

Greensboro College’s theatre and dance programs got a nice shoutout for their performance of “Tonin’ 2: On Solid Ground,” with the News &  Record’s reviewer, Lynn Jessup, calling the production “a showcase of the immense talent of Greensboro College’s dance theater students.” (4/28/2018)

Geoff Lassiter ’99, president of the Carolina League minor-league baseball league, will be the speaker at Commencement, and the Rev. Timothy Moore ’96, director of donor development at Union Presbyterian Seminary in Charlotte, will be the speaker at the Baccalaureate/Cap & Gown Ceremony, the News & Record reports. (4/18/2018)

Karen Anzola, Kevin Eagan and Nicholas DeFelice’s alumni awards and Ashley Hyers, Wayne Johns and Randy Hunt’s teaching awards from the April 6 Alumni Awards and Student Investiture Program were recognized in the News & Record. (4/18/2018).

Junior Alla Alaghbri’s paper on medieval Islam won a best-paper award at a regional history conference April 14. Yes! Weekly reports. (4/16/2018)

A grant enabled Andrew Houchins ’01 and his wife, Megan Rose-Houchins, to take a break from their work with the Atlanta Shakespeare Co. to lead a Shakespeare workshop for high-school students in Megan’s tiny home town of Seymour, Ind. The Tribune of Seymour reports. (4/11/2018)

Raheem Martin ’15, now a men’s assistant basketball coach, is profiled by the Winston-Salem Journal for the role he played in helping bring up his twin younger brothers, Caleb and Cody, who just went to the men’s basketball Sweet 16 with the University of Nevada. (4/6/2018)

Greensboro College Theatre presents Neil Simon’s classic comedy “Laughter on the 23rd Floor” April 19-22 in Gail Brower Huggins Performance Center. Yes! Weekly has the details. (4/6/2018)

Alla Ahmed Alaghbri ’19 will present his senior history capstone paper, “The Origins and Development of ‘Kalam’ between the 8th and 12th Centuries,” at the annual Phi Alpha Theta Carolinas Conference, April 13-14 at Queens University in Charlotte. The News & Record reports. (4/1/2018)

Heather Chacón, assistant professor of English, has won a fellowship to research a book she is writing. Yes! Weekly has the details. (3/16/2018)

The college’s 55th annual Jean Fortner Ward Lecture on faith and higher education will be March 29. Yes! Weekly reports. (3/15/2018)

Greensboro College announces plans for a new student center on main campus, complete with coffee shop/convenience store. The News & Record reports. (3/7/2018)

GC Theatre and junior theatre major Ana Radulescu, who adapted and directs, get a lot of love from the News & Record for their 21st-century adaptation of John Ford’s 400-year-old play, “‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore.” Mature audiences only. (2/23/2018)

Joseph Ponzi, a member of the Greensboro College Board of Trustees, is highlighted in the Triad Business Journal‘s “40 under 40” series on up-and-coming leaders in the region. (2/16/2018)

The Laurinburg Exchange puts its Valentine’s Day spotlight on Molly Taylor ’49 and her husband, Geoffrey, who will celebrate 70 years of marriage on May 8.  (2/14/2018)

Ashley Doyle ’95 has joined with two others to form Lumina Wealth Management in Wilmington, N.C. The Greater Wilmington Business Journal reports. (2/6/2018)

Andy Scott, a 2012 theatre/directing & stage management graduate, has won one of the inaugural Sokoloff Arts Fellowships, awarded by the New York City performance space Town Stages. Broadway World reports. (1/31/2018)

Greensboro College Theatre presents three one-act plays, “Check, Please!,” “Tropical Depression,” and “The Loveliest Afternoon of the Year,” Jan. 25-28. Yes! Weekly reports.

Linda P. Hollandsworth ’69, a professor emerita of English and journalism at Coastal Carolina University in Conway, S.C., has established a scholarship to benefit members of Coastal’s women’s basketball team, the university has announced. (1/15/2018)

After two seasons on the Greensboro College women’s soccer team, Anna Rae Porcelli ’20 has found a great school fit, a great coach in Gus Mota, and a renewed passion for the sport, The Star-News of Wilmington reports. (1/15/2018)

The Tannenbaum-Sternberger Colloquium Series presents Nicolás Eilbaum, visiting assistant professor of sociology and criminal justice at Greensboro College, speaking on “The Problem of Temporary Migration,” at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24. Yes! Weekly reports. (1/12/2018)

John Saari, professor of theatre, has received the Marian A. Smith Distinguished Career Award from the N.C. Theatre Conference. Yes! Weekly reports. (1/9/2018)

Lee Mitchell ’03 has been named executive director of the Madison-Mayodan (N.C.) Recreation Center. The News & Record reports. (12/28/2017)

Tonya Milling ’97, formerly head of The Arc of Southside, a nonprofit that works with people with intellectual or developmental disabilities, has become the head of the statewide organization The Arc of Virginia. GoDanRiver.com reports. (12/25/2017)

Justin Weaks ’12, a Helen Hayes Award-winning actor in Washington, D.C., is profiled by the Washington Blade upon the opening of Rachel Bonds’s “Curve of Departure,” in which he stars. (12/21/2017)

Greensboro College’s art galleries present a painting exhibition by Charlotte and Erik Strom, “Vision and Intuition,” opening Jan. 17. Yes! Weekly reports. (12/11/2017)

Greensboro College Theatre‘s twin bill of “The Gift of the Magi” and “A Christmas Carol” “is giving the perfect seasonal gift to the community,” News & Record reviewer Lynn Jessup writes. (12/1/2017)

Greensboro College trustee Freddy Johnson ’77, head men’s basketball coach at Greensboro Day School for the past 40 years, got his 1,000th career win Nov. 25. The News & Record reports. (11/25/2017)

Paul Leslie, senior vice president/chief academic officer, and Cathryn Bennett, director of international programs, argue in a News & Record op-ed column that the U.S. should be involved in global relations and needs broader perspectives in doing so. (11/24/2017)

Greensboro College trustee Freddy Johnson ’77, the longtime head men’s basketball coach at Greensboro Day School, will go for his 1,000th career win Nov. 25. The News & Record has published a question-and-answer piece with Johnson. (11/21/2017)

Wayne Johns, associate professor of English, Communication and Media Studies, has joined the volunteer board of directors of Greensboro Bound, a new literary festival making its debut in May 2018. The News & Record reports. (11/14/2017)

Greensboro College presents its Fall 2017 Showcase Day on Thursday, Nov. 30. Yes! Weekly reports. (11/14/2017)

The Greensboro College Department of Art and Village 401 are sponsoring “Empty Bowls,” a fundraiser benefiting the nonprofit Interactive Resource Center, on Wednesday, Nov. 15. Yes! Weekly has the story. (11/08/2017)

Greensboro College will screen the documentary film “Embargo” on Wednesday, Nov. 15. Yes! Weekly reports. (11/07/2017)

WFMY-TV (News 2) profiles GC football player Garret Hall, who once thought his football career was over after he was shot in the leg. (10/27/2017)

Mike and Lynn Haley donate the property at 501 Guilford Ave. to the college for the theatre department’s use and a planned outdoor performance venue named for former president Craven Williams and his wife, Judith. The News & Record reports (10/20/2017), as does Yes! Weekly (10/24/2017)

The Greensboro College Board of Trustees elected two new members, re-elected two more, and elected five directors for the Greensboro College Foundation at the trustees’ recent meeting. The News & Record reports. (10/18/2017)

Greensboro College’s Opera Workshop presents the Gilbert & Sullivan comic opera “The Gondoliers,” Friday-Saturday, Nov. 3-4. Yes! Weekly has the details. (10/17/2017)

Faculty members Michelle Plaisance and Paula Wilder will present the year’s second Tannenbaum-Sternberger Colloquium, on teaching abroad, Oct. 24. Yes! Weekly reports.

Geoff Lassiter ’99, currently president of the Winston-Salem Dash minor-league baseball team, has been named president of the Carolina League, in which the Dash competes. The Triad Business Journal reports. (10/4/2017)

Angela Ballentine ’87 has been named dean of health sciences at Cape Fear Community College in Wilmington, the Wilmington Business Journal reports. (10/4/2017)

Greensboro College Theatre is presenting the musical disaster-movie parody “Disaster!” Oct. 19-22, and Yes! Weekly has the details. (10/4/2017)

Mike Sistrom, professor and chair of the Department of History, appears on the radio talk show “Seeking Justice” on WQFS-FM to discuss Confederate statues and monuments. (9/28/2017)

Kristi Hunter Wallace ’05 and Kevin Wallace, who met at Greensboro College when both worked here, are profiled in 1808 magazine’s recurring wedding feature. (9/22/2017)

Benjamin Wall, assistant professor of religion and ethics, is contributing a chapter to a book to be published in April. Yes! Weekly reports. (9/20/2017) The News & Record reports. (9/28/2017)

Sheila J. Nayar, professor of English, communication and media studies, writes in the Chronicle of Higher Education about how ethnic diversity in higher education can camouflage a lack of economic diversity. (9/17/2017)

Betty Norvell ’54, who passed away on Aug. 18, 2017, is remembered by her friend, columnist Carol Long, as “A Woman of Substance” in The Record Delta of Buckhannon, W.Va. (9/7/2017)

Greensboro College Theatre‘s production of Caryl Churchill’s “Far Away” gets a strong review from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. The reviewer wrote, “The abstract exploration of the struggle between societal conflict, survival and fear imposed by the government was both thrilling and thought provoking.” (9/6/2017)

Randy Raines ’00, an art teacher at Kimmel Farm Elementary School, was among nine Winston-Salem-area educators who were interviewed by the Winston-Salem Journal on the importance of the arts in education. (8/30/2017)

N.C. Rep. Jon Hardister ’06 says he’ll be moving into a new district as the result of ongoing legislative redistricting in North Carolina. The News & Record reports. (8/30/2017)

Theatre graduate Jim Ballard ’94 has secured the lead role in the world premiere of the musical “Johnny Manhattan,” which opens Sept. 6 in Michigan and may be headed to Broadway, Playbill reports. (8/23/2017)

Greensboro College Theatre will present Caryl Churchill’s “Far Away” Aug. 31-Sept. 3, Yes! Weekly reports. (8/22/2017)

President Lawrence D. Czarda, Ph.D., who chairs the board of the Greensboro nonprofit ArtsGreensboro, was quoted in a News & Record story about a visit to town by Jane Chu, chairwoman of the National Endowment for the Arts. (8/22/2017)

Mike Sistrom, professor and chair of the Department of History, was interviewed for a Fox News Channel story about Confederate statues and monuments. (8/18/2017)

Allison Palmadessa ’03, assistant professor of history, has published a book on higher education’s influence on American cultural identity. The News & Record reports. (7/5/2017)

Angela Corum ’05 has been named Citizen of the Week by The Stokes News! (7/4/2017)

Dana Smith ’14, who has battled cancer herself since she was 8, works with a friend to prepare gift baskets for children with cancer at Duke Children’s Hospital, the News & Record reports. (7/3/2017)

Actress Ann Mahoney ’98, a regular on the AMC series “The Walking Dead,” is interviewed in the Monday Morning Critic podcast. (6/23/2017)

The work of the Rev. Ben Roberts ’08 with poor people in Washington, D.C., who lack adequate identification is highlighted in The Washington Post. (6/15/2017)

Benjamin Wall, assistant professor of religion, has published a peer-reviewed article on faith and sport in the Journal of Disability and Religion. Yes! Weekly reports. (6/15/2017)

Anna Peluso, assistant professor of health sciences, presented her doctoral thesis at the recent national meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine in Denver. Yes! Weekly has the details. (6/9/2017)

Former women’s head basketball coach Lisa Stockton, now the longtime women’s head basketball coach at perennial powerhouse Tulane, will be inducted Sept. 18 into the Guilford County Sports Hall of Fame, the News & Record reports. (5/31/2017)

Former journalist Blair Pethel ’81 is now livin’ the dream as a wine maker in the Burgundy region of France. The News & Record reports. (5/31/2017)

Theatre alum Justin Weaks ’12 has won a prestigious Helen Hayes Award for Supporting Actor for his work in “Word Made Flesh,” and the News & Record has the information. (5/17/2017)

The college surprised then-Associate Professor Jean Lojko, who recently marked 35 years on the faculty and staff, with promotion to full professor at Commencement on May 13, the News & Record reports. (5/15/2017)

Students and faculty cleared 20 bags of debris from College Branch, the stream along the campus’s eastern edge, during the college’s annual Streamwalk, the News & Record reports. (5/14/2017)

Longtime college supporters Roy E. Carroll II ’85 and Vanessa Younts Carroll received the honorary Doctor of Business and Doctor of Humane Letters degrees, respectively, during Commencement exercises. Yes! Weekly reports. (5/13/2017)

T’Keyah Henry ’14 has been named North Carolina’s state high school athletic trainer/medical professional of the year, the News & Record reports. (5/3/2017) The Times-News of Burlington also did a story on her. (6/8/2017)

Greensboro College Theatre this weekend presents the world premiere of the dance musical “Tonin’,” conceived, directed, and choreographed by faculty members Perry Morgan-Hall and Ashley Hyers. Yes! Weekly reports on how the production came to be. (4/26/2017)

Larry W. Miller Jr. ’97 of Mohnton, Pa., tells the Reading (Pa.) Eagle how he changed plans from a business career to start his own law firm as a way of helping other people. (4/25/2017)

More than 20 GC students received Student Leadership Awards this week; Yes! Weekly reports. (4/21/2017)

Lynette Tannis ’95 will be the college’s commencement speaker on May 13, the News & Record reports. (4/17/2017)

Four teams of Greensboro College business students scored in the Top 50 worldwide for the week ending March 26 in a global business simulation. The News & Record reports. (4/16/2017)

Stephanie Holliday Earl ’03 and her husband, Patrick, are spouses (in real life), co-workers (both teach at Randolph College) and co-stars (first at the American Shakespeare Center in Staunton, Va., and now with Endstation Theatre Co. in Lynchburg, Va.). The News & Advance of Lynchburg has the story. (4/13/2017)

Made in Greensboro (madeingso.com), an online publication of the city of Greensboro and the economic development group Action Greensboro, profiles the multi-talented Greensboro College alum Danny Mackey ’03, who’s a talent agent, an entrepreneur, and “Spaz,” the long-time on-field ambassador of the Greensboro Grasshoppers minor-league baseball team! (4/12/2017)

Greensboro College’s annual Spring Streamwalk to clear trash from College Branch will take place April 21; Yes! Weekly reports. (4/12/2017)

Greensboro College has named its Commencement and Baccalaureate speakers; Yes! Weekly has the information. (4/12/2017)

Music professor Dave Fox leads The Healing Blues Band and the Meldavians in a series of concerts to benefit Greensboro’s Interactive Resource Center. The News & Record has the details. (4/6/2017)

News & Record reviewer Scott Michaels says of GC Theater’s production of Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing,” “There is much to like about this production.” (3/31/2017)

Chemistry professor Wayne Harrison is profiled in a News & Record feature, “Running Shorts,” about local runners. (3/24/2017)

Greensboro College Theatre presents Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing” March 30-April 2. Yes! Weekly has the details. (3/20/2017)

Greensboro College’s 54th Annual Jean Fortner Ward Lecture, featuring Dr. Derek Hicks of the Wake Forest University School of Divinity, is at 7:30 p.m. Thursday March 30, the News & Record reports. (3/15/2017)

Redshirt junior Kacee Hutchinson has become the first wrestler from Greensboro College’s 2-year-old program to win All America honors by virture of finishing in the Top 8 at the NCAA’s Division III wrestling championships. The Citizen-Times of Asheville reports. (3/11/2017)

Senior Sofia Sedergren‘s paper, “Framing Political Debates Based on the Attainment of Women’s Suffrage: The Case of Great Britain, 1916-1930,” won first prize at the recent 17th annual Lloyd Honors College Symposium. The News & Record reports. (3/08/17)

Julie Showfety Schatz ’89, Patricia Raube Keller ’98, and Donald Watkins ’10 will receive awards from the Alumni Association on April 8; the News & Record has more. (3/03/17)

The 54th Annual Jean Fortner Ward Lecture on faith and higher education will be Thursday, March 30; Yes! Weekly provides the details. (3/02/17)

The women’s swim team has won the Scholar All-America award from the College Swimming Coaches Association of America for achieving a team grade-point average of 3.0 or better during the Fall 2016 semester. The News & Record reports. (3/01/2017)

Redshirt junior Kacee Hutchinson becomes the first wrestler from Greensboro College’s program to qualify for the NCAA Division III wrestling tournament; the Asheville Citizen-Times reports. (3/01/2017)

The Greensboro College Department of Music presents its Winter Concert on Tuesday, Feb. 28. Yes! Weekly has more. (2/20/2017)

The 2016 edition of The Lyre, Greensboro College’s literary magazine, has received first place in general excellence from the American Scholastic Press Association. The Winston-Salem Journal reports. (2/20/2017)

Greensboro College’s Tannenbaum-Sternberger Colloquium Series continues Friday, March 3, with a presentation, “Freedom to Exist: A Transgender Perspective,” by Callid Schmid and Alexis Green. Yes! Weekly has the details. (2/20/2017)

The band Holy Ghost Tent Revival, whose members met while students at Greensboro College, is profiled by the Kentucky Kernel, a student publication of the University of Kentucky. (2/13/2017)

Josephine “Jo” Hall, assistant professor of theatre, will appear in several performances of the Royal National Theatre’s touring production of “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” in Charlotte this week and in Durham next week. Yes! Weekly has more. (2/13/2017)

Phillip Keller ’16 and Paula Wilder ’14, both graduates of the college’s master’s-degree program in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, are among contributors to the inaugural edition of the academic journal Dialogue, which focuses on teaching English. Yes! Weekly has the details, as does the News & Record. (2/13/2017)

The Lyre, Greensboro College’s literary magazine, has won the top prize in the American Scholastic Press Association awards in its category for the fourth time in five years. Yes! Weekly reports. (2/9/2017)

Brittany Sondberg, assistant professor of art, will be one of three artists whose works are being showcased in a local exhibit Feb. 10-28. Yes! Weekly has the details. (2/8/2017)

Justin Weaks ’12 received not one but two nominations for Best Supporting Actor in the Helen Hayes Awards, which honor achievements in professional theatre in the Washington, D.C., area. Here’s the list of nominees from The Washington Post. (2/7/2017)

Greensboro College launched the public phase of its $15 million capital campaign, “GC2020: Uniquely Focused,” with a record $6 million estate gift from Walter and Dennie Newton of Durham. The News & Record reports. (2/6/2017)

Justin Weaks ’12 starred in the world premiere of Kirsten Greenidge’s stage adaptation of the Newberry Award-winning book “Bud, Not Buddy” Jan. 12-15 at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, and Patrick Calhoun ’09 was the sound designer for that production. TheatreBloom.com posted this interview with Weaks. (1/18/2017)

Daniel Malotky, Dean of the School of Humanities and Lucy H. Robertson Professor of Religion and Philosophy, argues in an opinion column in the News & Record that both the political Left and Right face crises of faith. (1/9/2017)

Soprano Joann Martinson, adjunct instructor of voice, will sing the role of Frasquita in the Greensboro Opera’s production of “Carmen” Jan. 13-15. (1/3/2017)

The second volume of Greensboro College’s The Healing Blues Project to help fight homelessness has been released, and WFDD-FM’s David Ford has the story. (12/28/2016)

Greensboro College was among five Greensboro colleges and universities from which students participated in the course Reclaiming the Community, which teaches students how to involve everyday people in solving a community’s problems. News & Record columnist Susan Ladd reports. (12/8/2016)

Greensboro College has had its accreditation reaffirmed for 10 years, its accrediting body has announced. The News & Record reports. (12/6/2016)

Greensboro College is back from the edge, financially stable, and thriving, the News & Record reports. (12/4/2016) (.pdf version)

Anna Peluso, assistant professor of health sciences, recently published a paper finding that eating more fruit and vegetables doesn’t necessarily help you lose weight any faster; the News & Record reports. (11/18/2016)

Benjamin Wall, associate professor of religion will be speaking on “Fearless Speech vs. Freedom of Speech: Disabling the Dominant Narrative of Free Speech” at the next Tannenbaum-Sternberger Colloquium, Friday, Dec. 2, and Yes! Weekly has the info. (11/16/2016)

Andreas Mosby ’15, a second-year student at Elon Law School, has received a scholarship from the Guilford County Association of Black Lawyers in honor of his academic work and work with the Elon Law Review and the Elon Law Moot Court board, the Triad Business Journal reports. (11/15/2016)

George Johnson, Freddy Johnson ’77 and Ashley Roseboro ’04 have been elected to the college’s Board of Trustees, Yes! Weekly reports. (11/4/2016)

President Lawrence D. Czarda, Ph.D., and trustee Roy E. Carroll II ’85 have been named among the Triad’s Most Influential People of 2016 by the Triad Business Journal. (11/2/2016)

The late Earline Heath King, a Greensboro College alumna and renowned sculptor and patron of the arts, is recognized by the Winston-Salem Journal as one of its History Makers. (10/30/2016)

Pride junior running back Markez Brown is interviewed by his Albemarle hometown paper, the Stanly News & Press, on his transition from high-school to college football. (10/27/2016)

The CD-release concert for The Healing Blues, Vol. 2, is at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 30 here at Greensboro College, and the News & Record has the information. (10/27/2016)

Yes! Weekly’s Halloween issue focuses on the Triad’s ghosts, with a long look at tales of hauntings here at Greensboro College. (10/26/2016)

Greensboro College Theatre’s production of the musical “Sugar,” an adaptation of the movie “Some Like It Hot,” gets a strong review from the News & Record, which calls the show “ambitious” and “very entertaining.” (10/22/2016)

Greensboro College’s Dave Fox appears on WFMY-TV’s “Good Morning Show” to promote the CD release concert Oct. 30 for the Healing Blues, Vol. 2. (10/21/2016)

Greensboro College hosts the CD release concert Oct. 30 for the Healing Blues, Vol. 2, and the News & Record has the details. (10/10/2016)

TheatreBloom.com lavishes praise on Assistant Professor Jo Hall for her work in the Royal National Theatre’s touring production of the Tony Award-winning play “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time” at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. (10/8/2016)

The Washington Post favorably reviews the Royal National Theatre’s touring production of the Tony Award-winning play “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” in which Assistant Professor Josephine “Jo” Hall is appearing through Spring 2017. (10/7/2016)

Actress Ann Mahoney ’98, who has appeared in the AMC-TV series “The Walking Dead” and the movie “Bad Moms,” gives acting and audition advice to students at the University of Connecticut Sept. 29, as Benzinga reports. (9/28/2016)

Theatre alumnus Donald Watkins, who had featured roles in the recent “Roots” remake and the feature film “Free State of Jones, is featured in the News & Record. (9/19/2016)

The 20th Annual Gate City Soup Bowl football game between Greensboro College and Guilford College collected momre than 7,000 cans of food to benefit the nonprofit Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest N.C., the News & Record reports. (9/14/2016)

Greensboro College’s Reynolds Center will once again be the voting place for Guilford County precinct G44 on Election Day, Time-Warner Cable (News 14) reports. (9/12/2016)

GC student Adelaide “Addie” Elliott is featured in Time-Warner Cable (News 14)’s feature on the National Folk Festival, held in downtown Greensboro Sept. 9-11. Addie mentioned that she was covering the festival for The Collegian and even mentioned the paper’s URL, but that part got cut out! (9/10/2016)

The college is holding an open house in its UXLab this Thursday, Sept. 15, and the News & Record has the details. (9/12/2016) The paper wrote a longer piece in 2014 when the lab opened to private businesses.

President Lawrence D. Czarda, Ph.D., appeared in a Time Warner Cable News (News 14) segment on the upcoming Say Yes Guilford event at which students can meet one-on-one with representatives of private colleges. (9/08/2016)

Joy Lough, visiting assistant professor of business administration, is featured in a WXII-TV news segment on the college’s open discussion, “Black Lives Matter vs. All Lives Matter,” being held at noon Sept. 8 on campus. (9/8/2016)

Head football coach Greg Crum is featured in an article in the News & Record two days before the 20th Annual Soup Bowl. (9/1/2016)

Theatre professor John Saari is quoted, and adjunct faculty member Sean Saari is pictured (in a shot from 2011, when he was an undergraduate here), in an article on stage-floor painting in the September 2016 issue of Stage Directions magazine. (8/29/2016)

L. Wayne Johns, associate professor of English, is one of 11 poets who have joined with 11 artists to create a self-guided walking exhibit of poetry and art in downtown Greensboro., the News & Record reports. (8/17/2016)

Josephine “Jo” Hall, assistant professor of theatre, will be taking a sabbatical in 2016-2017 to take part in the 13-month U.S. tour of the Royal National Theatre‘s production of the Tony Award-winning play “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.” The News & Record reports. (8/12/2016)

Theatre faculty members John Saari and Marion Seaman get props from the News & Record’s GoTriad section for their work in set/lighting design and costume design, respectively, in the Greensboro Historical Museum’s 30th-anniversary production of “Five by O. Henry,” an annual adaptation for the stage of works by the great short-story writer and Greensboro native. (8/4/2016)

Greensboro College President Lawrence D. Czarda, Ph.D., has been elected to a one-year term as vice chairman of the local nonprofit ArtsGreensboro, as the News & Record reports. (6/29/2016)

Greensboro College’s team in the 2016 NASA International Space Apps Challenge won a global award for its work in this year’s event. The News & Record has the information. (6/15/2016)

Philip Keller, a recent graduate of GC’s M.A. TESOL program, is among a group that will carry a friend with muscular dystrophy on their backs across Europe this summer. WFMY-TV (News 2)  has the story. (5/24/2016)

The News & Record’s higher-ed reporter, John Newsom, has some good things to say about the honorary degree presented May 7 to Walter Newton, outgoing chair of the Board of Trustees. (5/15/2016)

The college recently has received three large gifts totaling more than $1 million, President Lawrence D. Czarda, Ph.D., announced during Commencement. The Triad Business Journal and The News & Record report. (5/9/2016)

John Gromatzsky, who on May 7 will become the first Greensboro College student to graduate from the college’s new digital-music production program, is profiled in a News & Record roundup of college “firsts.” (5/4/2016)

Jonathan Brotherton, professor of music, has received the 2016 Award of Merit from the Euterpe Music Club of Greensboro, the News & Record reports. (4/26/2016)

Josephine Hall, assistant professor of theatre, is directing the Gallery Players’ production of the stage adaptation of Jane Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice,” the Times-News of Burlington reports. (4/18/2016)

GC Theatre’s presentation of “Cradle Song,” “a small, smart musical with a lot of heart,” receives a glowing review from the News & Record. (4/16/2016)

Walter L. Newton, chair of the Greensboro College Board of Trustees, will be this year’s Commencement speaker, and the Rev. Samuel Moore ’87, a member of the Board of Trustees, will be this year’s Baccalaureate speaker, the News & Record reports. (4/11/2016)

Daniel Malotky, dean of the School of Humanities and Lucy H. Robertson Professor of Religion and Philosophy, has published an op-ed in the News & Record on the college’s “The Informed Citizen” initiative in the context of Donald Trump’s presidential candidacy. (4/3/2016)

A 1994 book by Jon Epstein, visiting associate professor of sociology and criminal justice, on the sociology of U.S. rock music, is being republished April 12. Yes! Weekly has the news. (3/31/2016)

Ann Mahoney ’98, who portrays Olivia in AMC’s “The Walking Dead,” is profiled by the Herald-Mail of Hagerstown, Md. (3/28/2016)

Lt. Col. Dianna Echard-Danis ’89, Detail Inspector General with the U.S. Army Reserve Command, is profiled by the Department of Defense on how women make their way in the traditionally all-male military. (3/22/2016)

Forbes magazine looks at the growth in collegiate wrestling at the Division III level, and GC head wrestling coach Erik Wince makes a good case for it. (3/17/2016)

Philip Keller, a student in GC’s M.A. TESOL program, is among a group that will carry a friend with muscular dystrophy on their backs across Europe this summer. The News & Record reports. (3/12/2016)

Greensboro College’s School of Business offers a clothing closet where students can find interview-appropriate clothing for free. WGHP (Fox 8) has the story. (2/25/2016)

Greensboro College economist William K. MacReynolds says the drop in consumer confidence does not presage a recession, and Yes! Weekly reports. (2/23/2016)

Greensboro College’s Healing Blues Project presents Adrian Duke in concert Feb. 16 with Lawyers, Guns & Money, and Yes! Weekly (a sponsor of the Healing Blues Project) has the information. (1/29/2016)

GC alum George Dimopoulos and his fitness-training app, The Train App, are featured on WGHP-TV (Fox 8) after the app becomes available on Apple’s App Store. (1/28/2016)

The News & Record‘s reviewer writes of Greensboro College Theatre’s production of “Two Rooms,” “The play, set between 1984 and 1987, rings as true today as it would have then.” (1/23/2016)

The Healing Blues Project announces plans for a concert series, and the News & Record has the story. (12/4/2015)

Holy Ghost Tent Revival, a band that includes several GC alumni, is featured in Triad City Beat. (11/25/2015)

Associate Professor of Theatre Jo Hall is featured in the News & Record for her efforts to rescue and find homes for a cat and its four kittens who were found on campus. (11/23/2015)

Freelance writer and alumnus Edwin Arnaudin profiles the Asheville, N.C.-based band Holy Ghost Tent Revival, which includes several GC alumni, for MountainXpress. (11/17/2015)

The Healing Blues Project is highlighted in an article by Wayne Johns, associate professor of English, in the journal The New New South. (11/13/2015)

The News & Record calls Greensboro College Theatre’s production of “Mary Poppins” “a fantastic way to start out a holiday season of theater.” (11/6/2015)

Greensboro College Theatre presents the beloved musical “Mary Poppins” Nov. 5-8, and the News & Record’s GoTriad section reports. (10/29/2015)

The Art+Dialogue art exhibit currently on display in the Anne Rudd Galyon and Irene Cullis Galleries is featured in this week’s Triad City Beat. (9/30/2015)

Greensboro College Theatre students Michaela Richards and Lilly Allemonde have followed their personal passions regarding rape and post-traumatic stress disorder, respectively, into playwriting and directing opportunities, and News 14 has the story. (9/11/2015)

The New Jersey Association of Community Theatres’ 43rd annual Perry Awards, begun in 1973 by a very young William Perry Morgan-Hall, now on the theatre faculty at Greensboro College, will be given out Sept. 20, The (Trenton, N.J.) Times reports.

Dr. William K. MacReynolds, founding dean of the School of Business and director of the N.C. Center for Economic Prosperity, is quoted in a Winston-Salem Journal article about North Carolina’s continually rising unemployment rate. (9/2/2015)

Dr. Lynette Tannis ’95 will speak here Sept. 1 on educating incarcerated youth. Yes! Weekly has the details. (8/20/2015)

Greensboro College names Anne Jones Hurd ’81 vice president and chief advancement officer, and the Triad Business Journal reports. (7/23/2015)

Jay Ashley, manager of The Times News in Burlington, N.C., writes about the time he saw O. Henry’s ghost in Greensboro College’s Lea Center. (7/11/2015)

Greensboro College’s brand-new wrestling program has landed a transfer, Kacee Hutchinson, who was an All-American and placed sixth at 216 pounds in the ASICS University nationals held May 28-31 in Akron, Ohio, the Asheville Citizen-Times reports. (7/10/2015).

Former GC football player Allen Stallings is part of a new trend — former college athletes working on NASCAR pit crews. He is on driver Kasey Kahne’s crew, the Daytona Beach News Journal reports. (7/4/2015)

Two former Greensboro College basketball players, Chevena Pickard and Adrienne Terrell, are standing out for the Winston-Salem Lady Warcats semi-pro basketball team, the Winston-Salem Chronicle reports. (7/2/2015)

David Schram, Jefferson Pilot professor of theatre and founding dean of the School of the Arts, writes a letter to the editor of the News & Record, thanking the paper for its coverage of the high rating given GC’s theatre program by a theatre website and noting the large number of quality college theatre programs in the region. (6/28/2015)

Music faculty members Greg Hyslop and Neill Clegg will perform at the 2015 John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival, the News & Record reports. (6/26/2015)

Greensboro College’s theatre program is rated as one of the Top 10 overlooked college theatre programs in the mid-Atlantic region by the online theatre site OnStage, as the News & Record reports. (6/9/2015)

Andy Scott, a 2013 Theatre/Directing graduate, and Casey Lynne Gardner, a 2013 Theatre/Acting graduate, get rave notices for their work in TheatreBloom.com’s five-star review of Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre’s production of “The Mystery of Edwin Drood.” (5/29/2015)

William K. MacReynolds, founding dean of the School of Business and director of the school’s N.C. Center for Economic Prosperity, is quoted in a front-page article in the News & Record on the outlook for summer employment for teens. (5/28/2015)

Genia Edelman ’92, a former GC volleyball player, is highlighted by the Hilton Head (S.C.) Monthly for her interest in organizing and coaching beach volleyball. (5/27/2015)

At least one new member of the Pride, LeAnn Husted, has shown grit and determination even before enrolling, as The Dispatch of Lexington, N.C., reports. (5/27/2015)

Alum Christopher Hairston gets a makeover, and 1808 Magazine is there. (5/26/2015)

A two-man team that included rising senior Greensboro College golfer John Grimes won the Carolinas Four-Ball Championship golf tournament May 10 at Camden Country Club in Camden, S.C., The Times News of Lexington, N.C., reports. (5/14/2015)

Triad City Beat’s sports columnist, Anthony Harrison, salutes Greensboro College alumni for inviting him to our Jim Locke Tournament Kickoff Party for the Greensboro Grasshoppers’ home opener at NewBridge Bank Park. (5/13/2015)

The Golf Channel’s Morning Drive hosts salute the Charles Decatur Cunnningham Jr. Endowment to fund Greensboro College’s golf program. (5/4/2015)

Yes! Weekly took note of Greensboro College’s outstanding graduate student, traditional undergraduate student and adult undergraduate student. (5/2/2015)

Greensboro College’s Commencement became the subject of a News & Record photo gallery by photographer Jerry Wolford. (5/2/2015)

Bill MacReynolds, dean of the business school and director of the N.C. Center for Economic Prosperity, says the latest job-growth numbers for the Greensboro metro area are a “wonder,” Yes! Weekly reports. (5/1/2015)

Meredith Migliorato ’04, a physical-education teacher at Alderman Elementary in Greensboro, has written a book aimed at encouraging kids to be themselves. The school gets a portion of the proceeds. WFMY (News 2) has the story. (4/23/2015)

Alley Yeager, first baseman for the GC softball team, made all-conference despite having been born with only one hand. WGHP (Fox 8) features her. (4/21/2015)

More than 400 people attended the Behavioral Health Faith Summit on campus April 16, and the News & Record was there. (4/17/2015)

Three Greensboro College alumni received service awards April 11, and Yes! Weekly has the information. (4/15/2015)

Three Greensboro College professors received teaching awards April 11, and Yes! Weekly has the details. (4/15/2015)

The Behavioral Health/Faith Summit, being held on campus April 16, was featured on the Good Morning Show on WFMY (News 2). (4/14/2015)

Greensboro College will be the only North Carolina site for the 2015 International Space Apps Challenge, being hosted here on campus April 10-12, the Winston-Salem Journal reports. (3/22/2015)

Ann Walter-Fromson, a professor emerita of psychology who is active in wildlife and nature organizations, has published a column in the News & Record on how to plant a garden that will attract birds. (3/22/2015)

The Atlantic Coast Conference men’s basketball tournament is here in Greensboro for the last time until 2020, and Richard Beard ’03, a GC trustee and the chairman of Tournament Hosts of Greensboro, is overseeing the more than 600 volunteers who make the tourney tick, as the News & Record reports. (3/13/2015)

GC will host a community summit on behavioral health and faith April 16, and Yes! Weekly has the details. (3/13/2015)

GC students and art professor Ted Efremoff are working on a documentary on the Healing Blues Project, and the News & Record has the details. (3/11/2015)

Men’s basketball player Simeon Howard was featured on WFMY (News 2) after being named USA South Conference Player of the Year. (2/24/2015)

When the Pride women’s basketball team came from 3 points down at the half to complete a solid victory over N.C. Wesleyan, Triad City Beat’s Jeff Laughlin was there. (2/18/2015)

GC M.Ed. student Brittaney Murray is the Sanford (N.C.) Herald’s Teacher of the Week. (2/10/2015)

Greensboro College’s UXLab is unique in the North Carolina Piedmont; the News & Record writes about it. (12/26/2014)

A year after emerging from probation with its accreditor, Greensboro College is “reassured and confident,” the Triad Business Journal writes. (12/12/2014)

The Healing Blues Project is featured in 1808 Magazine. (9/22/2014)