The UNC Pembroke Board of Trustees, including its six Native American members, gave their unanimous support to the university’s Braves nickname.
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Established in honor of "the Greatest Athlete in the World", the Jim Thorpe Scholarship at UNCP will assist a full time undergraduate student, preferably majoring in American Indian Studies. The applicant shall have a demonstrated financial need. One $300.00 scholarship will be awarded in the fall of the year. The scholarship is renewable.
"This is the highest level of scientific work I have ever seen," said veteran Science Fair coordinator Dr. Jose D'Arruda. "This is what doing science is all about."
Once each year the American Advertising Federation (AAF) sponsors the annual national ADDY Awards competition for advertising professionals and students aspiring to work in the communication and advertising arts. The student category is termed the “Rising Star” awards and, like the competition held for professionals, their work is judged by geographical region with winners sent on to district, then national level competitions. The Fayetteville Area Advertising Federation (FAAF) is the organizing