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Joseph P. Tilford Steps Down as Dean of Design & Production at UNCSA

By Staff Joseph P. Tilford will step down as dean of the School of Design and Production (D&P) at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, a post he has held since 2003, effective Aug. 1. After taking one-year research leave, Tilford will become a full-time professor in […]

by · July 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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UNCSA Film Alumnus Wins Cinematography Award

By Staff Harper Alexander, a 2014 graduate of the School of Filmmaking at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts is the winner of the Linwood Dunn Heritage Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Cinematography from the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC). Alexander, of South Thomaston, Maine, was recognized […]

by · July 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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Accrediting Agency Removes Public Sanction from UNCSA

by Staff On Friday, University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) announced that the board of trustees of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) has removed the school from a public sanction. The SACSCOC board removed UNCSA from “warning” – which is the lesser […]

by · July 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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UNCSA Creates New Gillian Murphy Endowed Scholarship for School of Dance

By Staff The School of Dance at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts has announced the establishment of the Gillian Murphy Endowed Scholarship. The four-year scholarship is named for UNCSA alumna Gillian Murphy ’96, a principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre. Murphy returned to UNCSA in December […]

by · June 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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UNCSA’s 2014 Recipients of the Kenan Fellowships at Penland School Selected

By Staff The Thomas S. Kenan Institute for the Arts and the Visual Arts Program at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNSCA) announce the recipients of the 2014 Kenan Fellowships at Penland School of Crafts. Fellowship recipients are recent graduates of the UNCSA Visual Arts Program. […]

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UNCSA Announces Kenan Excellence Scholars

By Staff The University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) has announced the annual recipients of the prestigious William R. Kenan, Jr. Excellence Scholarships, which pay for tuition, fees, room and board for four years of undergraduate study. The Kenan Excellence Scholarship recipients for the Class of 2018, […]

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UNCSA School of Drama Ranked Sixth in the World by Hollywood Reporter

By Staff The School of Drama at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) is ranked #6 in the world by The Hollywood Reporter, and its high school program is #3. The June 6 print issue of the magazine, available now online, ranked 25 college programs and […]

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Kenan Fellowships at WGBH Boston Announced

By Staff The Thomas S. Kenan Institute for the Arts announces that five University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNSCA) School of Filmmaking students have been awarded fellowships to spend time during the summer of 2014 at WGBH Boston, the flagship of the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS). The […]

by · May 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, UNCSA
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Elaine Pruitt Receives UNCSA’s Giannini Society Award

By Staff Faculty Emeritus Elaine Doerschuk Pruitt was the recipient of the 2014 Giannini Society Award at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA). One of the school’s most prestigious honors, the award was presented at University Commencement on May 10. Pruitt, who is retired after 35 […]

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UNCSA Associate Professor Tadeu Coelho Recieves UNC Board of Governors Award

By Staff Tadeu Coelho, associate professor of music at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) has recieved a 2014 Excellence in Teaching Award from the University of North Carolina Board of Governors. The awards were announced today. Coelho has taught flute at UNCSA since 2002. The […]

by · March 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, UNCSA