Undergraduate

Community Engagement

The Department of Communication Studies has a long history of engaging with the community to address pressing social, human, economic, and political matters.  The faculty has created strong teaching and research relationships with community agencies, educational institutions, and government organizations.  The following list of our community partners illustrates the breadth of our community engaged scholarship.

Advocacy, Peace & Justice

  • Beloved Community Center
  • Court Watch of North Carolina
  • Food Not Bombs
  • Greensboro Peace Coalition
  • Greensboro Truth and Reconciliation Commission
  • Guilford Education Alliance
  • Interactive Resource Center
  • National Conference for Community and Justice of the Piedmont Triad
  • Southern Poverty Law Center—Communicating Common Ground Program
  • Teen Court
  • The HIVE

Arts & Culture

  • Campus Walk Apartments Benefit for Fire Victims
  • Get Downtown!
  • Greensboro Children’s Museum
  • Greensboro Festival of Lights
  • North Carolina Story Fest
  • Triad Stage
  • Triad Storytelling Circle

City of Greensboro & Guilford County

  • Greensboro Commission on the Status of Women
  • Greensboro Housing Authority
  • Greensboro Transit Authority
  • Greensboro Central Downtown Library
  • Glenwood Library
  • Greensboro Human Relations Department & Commission
  • Guilford County Disproportionate Minority Contact Committee

Community Development

  • College Hill Neighborhood Association
  • Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro
  • Eastside Park Community Center
  • Guilford Nonprofit Consortium
  • Macedonia Family Resource Center

Disability Rights & Services

  • After Gateway
  • ARC of Greensboro
  • Bell House
  • Compeer
  • Horsepower Therapeutic Learning Center
  • Mental Health Association
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • Sanctuary House (and A Sweet Success Bakery)

Economic Development

  • Action Greensboro
  • Center for Creative Leadership
  • Downtown Greensboro Incorporated
  • Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship
  • Kings English Public Relations
  • Leapfrog Marketing/Public Relations
  • Pace Communications
  • Quixote Group
  • RLF Communications
  • Trone Public Relations

Education

  • Archer Elementary
  • Dudley High School
  • Guilford Day School
  • Guilford Technical Community College
  • Jackson Middle School
  • Lindley Elementary
  • Mendenhall Middle School
  • New Garden Friends School
  • North Carolina Council on the Holocaust
  • Primrose School of Brassfield
  • Sternberger Elementary

Faith-Based Initiatives

  • Light & Energy Workers Association
  • Outreach America
  • The Christian Life of Greensboro
  • Food
  • Edible Garden
  • Food Assistance
  • Second Harvest Food Bank

Health and Wellness

  • Evergreen’s Assisted Living Center
  • Get Healthy Guilford
  • Lindley Habilitation

Human Services

  • Family Services, Winston-Salem
  • Haven Women’s Shelter
  • Triad Health Project
  • Women’s Resource Center
  • YWCA, Teen Parent Mentor Program

Homelessness & Housing

  • Grace Community Church Wednesday Fellowship Dinners
  • Greensboro Housing Coalition
  • Greensboro Urban Ministry
  • Habitat for Humanity (and Resale Store)
  • Home Builders Association of Winston Salem
  • Interactive Resource Center
  • Grace Community Church Wednesday Night Dinners
  • Joseph’s House
  • Ray Warren Homes
  • River Birch Homes
  • Salvation Army

Immigration & Refugees

  • Church World Service
  • Lutheran Family Services
  • New Arrivals Institute

Literacy

  • Reading Connections

Media

  • Dick Broadcasting
  • News & Record
  • Entercom Communications (102 JAMZ)
  • Merge Records

UNCG-Affiliated Programs

  • Athletics Department
  • Center for New North Carolinians – Glen Haven & Avalon Trace
  • International Programs Center
  • Media Studies
  • Piedmont Triad Leadership Academy

Youth Tutoring/Mentoring

  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters
  • Black Child Development Institute of Greensboro
  • Glenwood After School Tutoring
  • Greensboro Education & Development Council
  • Greensboro Youth Council
  • Greensboro Youth Leadership
  • Kids Voting
  • YMCA Black and Latino Achievers