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UNCSA’s Christopher James Lees to be Assistant Conductor of Charlotte Symphony

By Staff Christopher James Lees, associate professor of conducting at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) and music director of the UNCSA Symphony Orchestra, has been named assistant conductor of the Charlotte Symphony beginning Sept. 1. He will continue in his roles at UNCSA. Lees will […]

by · June 29, 2016 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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UNCSA Website Wins Award in International Competition

By Staff The new University of North Carolina School of the Arts website has won a major award in an international competition. The UNCSA website won a Silver Award in the Institutional Website category of the 2016 Circle of Excellence Awards competition of the Council for Advancement and Support of […]

by · June 20, 2016 · 0 comments · Education, UNCSA
Celebrating our Neighbors: Awards, Recognition and New Leadership

Celebrating our Neighbors: Awards, Recognition and New Leadership

CCD loves to celebrate the good in our community. We’ve put together a list of Camel City neighbors who have received awards, recognitions or promotions. Join us in celebrating these leaders and folks who serve our community! UNCSA alumni and faculty receive Helen Hayes Awards for outstanding theatre in Washington, D.C. Kelly […]

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UNCSA Mourns the Loss of Founding School of Music Faculty Member Robert Listokin

by staff The University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) is mourning the loss of founding School of Music faculty member Robert Listokin, who died last Wednesday. He was 83. Listokin, a clarinetist, left a promising New York concert career to join the fledgling music faculty at the […]

by · May 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
UNCSA Announces $7 million in Fundraising Success in Just Two Months

UNCSA Announces $7 million in Fundraising Success in Just Two Months

$1 million gift from Chancellor Emeritus Alex Ewing will provide scholarships beginning Fall 2016 Gillian Murphy Scholarship fund boosted by visit from Murphy and colleagues from American Ballet Theatre, including Misty Copeland   The University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) has raised nearly $7 million in the […]

by · May 20, 2016 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
UNCSA’s 50th high school graduating class includes National Merit Scholarship winner and Morehead-Cain Scholar

UNCSA’s 50th high school graduating class includes National Merit Scholarship winner and Morehead-Cain Scholar

Other honors for Class of 2016 include National Youth Orchestra-USA, Young Arts Merit Award, and four top awards by Scholastic Art and Writing Awards  The University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) graduated its 50th high school class on Saturday. Among those who received diplomas are a National […]

by · May 16, 2016 · 0 comments · Education, High Schools, UNCSA
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UNCSA Alumni Nominated for Tony Awards for Broadway smash “Hamilton” & “The Humans”

By Staff Two alumni of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts have been nominated for Tony Awards. Paul Tazewell, a 1986 graduate of the School of Design and Production, is nominated for best costume design of a musical for the groundbreaking “Hamilton”, which garnered a record 16 […]

by · May 8, 2016 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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UNCSA Presents Inaugural Collage Concert on April 30 in the Stevens Center

“Something for everyone” concert showcases nearly every discipline in School of Music, plus collaborations with Dance, Drama and Film By Staff The audience for the University of North Carolina School of the Arts’ inaugural Collage Concert will be surrounded – literally – with virtuoso performances by nearly every discipline in […]

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UNCSA Drama, D&P, and Film Alums Head to Park City for Premier Film Festivals

By Staff The streets of Park City, Utah, are crowded this month with the work of students and alumni of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. Students and alumni of the schools of Filmmaking, Drama, and Design & Production worked on or appear in eight films screening […]

by · January 20, 2016 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA
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Money Magazine Recommends UNCSA for President Obama’s Daughter

By Staff The University of North Carolina School of the Arts was listed with Stanford, USC, and the UCLA as a school that President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama should consider sending their daughter Malia to.  According to Money’s College Planner UNCSA did not make the official list […]

by · October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA