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Research Perspectives

Welcome to the Research Perspectives blog, where students, staff, and faculty can share their successes in research, creative activity, and community and economic engagement with each other and the world at large. Interested in contributing? Click here.

Where nature and music meet

Antonela Frasheri is a senior music performance major in the College of Visual and Performing Arts. She’s exploring connections between …Read More


Old-school scholarship

One of the first things a young English major will learn is that the discipline is about far more than …Read More


Encouraging corporate social responsibility

Writer and PhD student Tara Konya works with her faculty mentor, Dr. Nancy Nelson Hodges, in the UNCG Department of …Read More


Handheld biosensors to detect disease

Writer and PhD candidate Taylor Mabe works with his faculty mentor Dr. Jianjun Wei in the UNCG Department of Nanoscience, …Read More


Human Rights Paradox in U.S. History

Writer and PhD candidate Joseph A. Ross works with his faculty mentor, Dr. Mark E. Elliott, in the UNCG Department of …Read More


Video: the importance of undergraduate research

“Education without application is no education at all.” – Professor Duane Cyrus, Dance “The undergraduate research experience fundamentally changes an …Read More


Video: On race and power

“‘Race’ is a function of power. Power is created through performances. Every moment is a choice. We can choose to …Read More


Video: Wild Music Festival brings immigrant children to STEM

Saturday, May 9, was the perfect day to bring kids to the Greensboro Science Center. In addition to enjoying the Center’s …Read More


Video: Why UNCG? A graduate student perspective

Grad student Angela Larsen explains why UNCG was the perfect place to pursue her PhD. Larsen, who looks at how individual …Read More


Video: Cotton rats, switchgrass, and PhD student Angela Larsen

UNCG PhD student Angela Larsen looks at how individual behaviors of cotton rats create population level impacts and change community …Read More