Thank You

Student Stories



Fulbrighter Nathan C.J. Martin ’13, ’17 MM

“Literacy and language skills are the key to the world…”

Recipient of the Elizabeth Cowling Scholarship in Music


Fulbrighter Carmen Inez Calhoun ’17 MA

Teaching Spanish is “an important cause in an increasingly multicultural and multilingual world…”

Recipient of the Augustine LaRochelle Scholarship


Tyshea Simone Lewis ’13, ’16 MED

“The Guarantee has been everything.”


Marlina Avery — sociology

“I owe so much to the program and the donors who allow students like me to achieve their dreams!”


Juan Collazo ’15

“Without the Guarantee, I would’ve been forced to delay this dream indefinitely.”


Guarantee Scholars say “Thank You”

UNCG Guarantee Scholars say “thank you” for the generosity that makes their education possible.


Emily-Kate Hannapel

Supported by the Pamela A. and Richard R. Allen Scholarship in Interior Architecture and the Mary G. Elam Endowed Scholarship, Emily-Kate Hannapel spearheads revitalizing North Carolina downtowns.


Evan Ringel and Kassem Williams

Evan Ringel and Kassem Williams, both recipients of the William F. Black and Susan Elizabeth Brown Endowed Music Scholarship, traveled to Rennes, France for the Miles Davis Jazz Studies Program’s first international trip.


Kasey Lynn Schmidt ’16

Kasey Lynn Schmidt ’16 received the Nita Parker Brogdon Scholarship for her studies in special education.


Lawrence Watkins ’16

Lawrence Watkins ’16 received the Dean and Tracy Priddy Scholarship, which supported his studies in the Bryan School of Business.