UNC-ASHEVILLE


3/26/2017 11:12pm

UNC-system happenings for March 27, 2017

Margot Lee Shetterly, author of the book “Hidden Figures” from which the movie of the same name is based, will be the commencement speaker for the UNC-Greensboro graduating class of 2017.


11/13/2011 11:43pm

Tar Heels best Bulldogs in UNC-Asheville's new arena

After the winning the first-ever game on an aircraft carrier just two days prior to its matchup with UNC-Asheville, the No. 1 North Carolina men’s basketball team christened the Bulldogs’ brand-new Kimmel Arena with a 91-75 victory.


10/4/2011 4:34pm

	UNC vs. Asheville

Martinez fights through injury to spur win

Tuesday night’s matchup against UNC-Asheville began just like any other for the No. 4 North Carolina men’s soccer team. But something was missing. That something was starting midfielder Enzo Martinez.


10/4/2011 4:33pm

	UNC vs. Asheville

UNC beats UNC-A in overtime with Lovejoy goal

From eight yards away and just left of frame, Rob Lovejoy unleashed a blast four minutes into overtime that ricocheted off the near post toward the far post. The ball nicked the inside of the post to net the goal that sealed the 2-1 win against UNC-Asheville at Fetzer Field Tuesday night.


11/29/2010 9:59pm

UNC-A and Appalachian State host BYOB events for students

North Carolina law states that alcoholic beverages cannot be sold in student facilities on the UNC- system campus. But two public universities in Western North Carolina have found loopholes. On select nights at Appalachian State University hundreds of students gather at Legends, an on-campus venue, to listen to music and drink beer.


10/24/2010 10:43pm

UNC School of Medicine to expand

The UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine will expand its medical school to the UNC-system campuses in Asheville and Charlotte. The expansion, announced Tuesday, will allow UNC-CH to train more physicians with a focus on training for practice in rural areas.


9/29/2010 10:28pm

More gender non-specific bathrooms could come to UNC

For many students who identify as transgender or gender non-specific, the decision to choose between male or female restrooms on campus can be stressful. UNC-Asheville has tried to alleviate that tension by establishing gender non-specific bathrooms, and UNC could designate more of its bathrooms similarly.


2/17/2005 12:00am

Asheville is Mecca for liberal arts

The only liberal arts institution in the university system, UNC-Asheville has assumed a role very distinct from those of its 15 sister schools. “We give you a breadth in your education that prepares you to engage any challenge of the world that awaits you,” said Chancellor James Mullen, alluding to the comprehensive nature of the liberal arts curriculum.