Thank You

Student Stories

Scott and Krista Thomason

“We wouldn’t be where we are without UNCG, its donors, and its faculty. We didn’t get training. We got an education and the tools we needed to succeed. We’re so grateful, and we hope more students have the same opportunity.”

Scott and Krista Thomason
Strong College Sweethearts

Bruce Vosefski Jr. ’17

“UNCG’s School of Nursing Veterans Access Program and the Letvak Family Endowed Scholarship in Nursing gave Vosefski the opportunities to achieve his goal of becoming a nurse.”

Recipient of the Letvak Family Endowed Scholarship in Nursing

Jeremy Kirby ’18

“Kirby is a proud recipient of the Katharine Smith DeBerry and Cornelia Marshall DeBerry Scholarship, which is awarded to deserving students in elementary education.”

Recipient of The Katharine Smith DeBerry and Cornelia Marshall DeBerry Scholarship

Claudia Gasca-Abella ’18

“I am forever grateful for everything every donor has done to make the UNCG Guarantee Program what it is today. Without you, I would never have seen my dream become a reality.”

Proud graduate of the UNCG Guarantee Program

Morgan Overcash ’18

“I’m so grateful there are donors who understand how important these experiences. Studying abroad isn’t all sunshine and rainbows, but those challenges are crucial to becoming independent, creative adults.”

Recipient of The H. Michael Weaver International Studies Program Fund

Michelle Mason ’18

“Michelle Mason ’18 contributes to our community by using her acting skills to connect with kids.”

Recipient of The International Honors College Travel Fund

Sarah Hamrick ’08, ’18 MSW

As the inaugural recipient of Jennifer’s scholarship in the JMSW, Sarah Hamrick ’09, ’18 MSW wrote the next chapter in this story of love and perseverance.

Recipient of The Jennifer Ann McLamb Whitaker Graduate Scholarship in The Joint Master of Social Work Program

Danielle Kinne ’16 MFA

“In honor of Kristina, please care for your family and your friends, speak to the stranger on the street, hold tight to your ideals, and on every opportunity—DANCE.”

Recipient of The Kristina Larson Graduate Dance Fund

Megan Mead

“I’m a Veteran, a Mom and a UNC Greensboro Nursing Student.”

Megan Mead

Recipient of the Scurry Family Scholarship

Nicholas Smurthwaite

“From First-Gen to Full Professor.”

Nicholas Smurthwaite

Recipient of the Matthew E. Russ and Ann Fitzmaurice Scholarship