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  1. That dolphin sure looks familiarRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

    ... She and Morrison, now an assistant professor in the psychology department at the University of North Carolina Pembroke, collaborated on the study and published their findings in the journal PLoS One. Reiss said the timing of the emergence of ...

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  2. NC Promise pushes UNCP enrollment -Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Robesonian

    As the recruiting season heats up at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, NC Promise - the promise of radically lower tuition fees - has supercharged interest among prospective students and will likely boost the university's enrollment by as many as 1,000. NC Promise significantly lowers tuition to just $1,000 per year for in-state students in the 2018-19 school year and puts a cap on student fees.

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  3. Cummingsa call on N.C. Promise being validatedRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Robesonian

    When the General Assembly in the summer of 2016 first began talking about N.C. Promise, a program to lower tuition at a handful of UNC system universities, UNCP Chancellor Robin Cummings opened his mind rather than close it. Cummings, while mindful that N.C. Promise could not be coupled with a loss of revenue for The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, imagined the possibilities, not only for the university, but for students in economically depressed Robeson County.

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  4. Recovery funds for small businesses available -Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Robesonian

    The session, sponsored by Initiative Capital, will take place from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the Main Conference Room of The University of North Carolina at Pembroke Entrepreneurship Incubator's Thomas Center for Entrepreneurship, located at 202 Main St. in Pembroke. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. Initiative Capital, N.C. Community Development Initiative's certified community development finance institution, is making as much as $15 million in low-interest, flexible capital available to small businesses in any North Carolina county affected by Hurricane Matthew, wildfires or other natural disasters.

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  5. Educating Our Future One Thespian at a TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Robesonian

    I didn't discover the joy of the stage until I was in college. I only wish someone would have introduced me earlier in life because now I see how beneficial it can be in the lives of young people.

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  6. Whata s happeningRead the original story

    Friday | The Robesonian

    Menopause musical: The comedy musical, "Menopause the Musical," will play at the Legends in Concert Theater, located at 2925 Hollywood Drive in Myrtle Beach. For more information, visit www.legendsinconcert.com/myrtle-beach, or by call 800-960-7469.

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  7. American Indian women display work at galleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Robesonian

    The A.D. Gallery at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke is currently featuring a collection of multi-media, traditional, and contemporary art by three American Indian women artists. A reception will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Jan. 30. On the same day, there will also be an "artist talk" by Wilson from 3 to 4:30 p.m. The exhibition features work originally displayed by the Guilford Native American Art Gallery in Greensboro and was organized with help from Rick Oxendine, executive director of the Guilford Native American Association.

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  8. Robeson back on snow watch -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | The Robesonian

    On the two-week anniversary of a snowfall that blanketed the Robeson County, residents on Wednesday were again on a snow watch with weather forecasters calling for another round of the white, cold stuff to hit Wednesday afternoon and evening. The threat has forced The Robesonian to publish Thursday's edition early, on Wednesday afternoon.

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  9. Donations needed for rehab work - 7:42 pm updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The Robesonian

    A group of unpaid volunteers is asking the public's help in renovating a home for a woman who has been wheelchair bound since being severely injured in a traffic accident. "The lady here got into a car accident.

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  10. Shinnick earns coach of the year awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The Robesonian

    After serving on Pete Shinnick's staff at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke from 2006 to 2014, current UNCP coach Shane Richardson reunited with his mentor and celebrated his accomplishments from this season. Shinnick guided West Florida to the NCAA Division II national championship game in its second season.

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  11. UNCPa s Lamin dreaming bigRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Robesonian

    After finishing his senior season for The University of North Carolina at Pembroke in November, Alpha Lamin said he needed a refresher. With an offer to attend the Dream Bowl, that will be held next weekend, he received late in the season, Lamin knew that when he took off his UNCP jersey for the last time following the 45-10 loss to Carson-Newman it wouldn't be his last time playing football, but his chances could be limited.

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  12. Woman donates 130-year-old quilt to UNCPRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Robesonian

    Onlookers marveled at a century-old, hand-sewn quilt highlighted by scraps of cloth sewn into 30 pine cone patch designs. The intricate patterns appear to make the five-foot quilt vibrate.

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  13. Well strung performs at GPAC Jan. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Robesonian

    The Well Strung quartet is performing Jan. 23 at 7:30 p.m. in the Givens Performing Arts Center on the campus of The University of North Carolina at Pembroke. Tickets are $16 adult general admission and $5 for children.

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  14. Braves bring the a DaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Robesonian

    Despite going 10 minutes of the first half without a made shot from the floor, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke men's basketball team relied on the play of its defense that has carried it over the last four games and produced four wins. With visiting Augusta bringing the best shooting offense in the Peach Belt Conference, the Braves' defense was the difference in the meeting of two of the top three teams in the league.

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  15. Allen helps UNCP snap three-game skidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Robesonian

    After three straight losses for The University of North Carolina at Pembroke women's basketball team, Nyla Allen was determined to keep No. 4 away from Pembroke on Wednesday night.

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  16. Dolphins Beat Humans, Chimps at ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | WebMD

    Using mirror images, researchers found that bottlenose dolphins show signs of self-awareness earlier in life than humans and chimpanzees. Recognizing oneself in a mirror is an indicator of self-awareness.

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  17. ScienceTake: Dolphins Show Self-Recognition Earlier Than ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The New York Times

    ... She and Dr. Morrison, now an assistant professor in the psychology department at the University of North Carolina Pembroke collaborated on the study and published their findings in the journal PLoS One. Dr. Reiss said the timing of the emergence of ...

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  18. Braves aim to a lock inaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Robesonian

    Good defense and good offense converge at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke's English Jones Center tonight as the men's and women's basketball teams host Augusta with coveted Peach Belt Conference wins on the line for all four squads. The women tip off at 5:30 p.m., with the men's game to follow at 7:30 p.m. The UNCP men looks to stretch its current win streak to five games going up against the Jaguars, after pulling out a close game against Georgia College on Saturday with a double-overtime 82-75 win.

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  19. Firefighter takes $10,000 prize -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | The Robesonian

    Register said he was "calm and relaxed" as he made the drive from Lumberton to The University of North Carolina at Pembroke's Entrepreneurship Incubator on Tuesday evening for the United Way of Robeson County Fair Share finale. The mood changed once he arrived in Pembroke for the reverse raffle drawing and he was standing among the 30 donors to the fundraising campaign who had a chance to walk away $10,000 richer.

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  20. Brooks leaves amazing legacy of achievementRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 9 | The Robesonian

    Martin Brooks was born in 1929 in Detroit, not in the Jim Crow South where he spent most of his life, but a part of America that also was not a welcoming place for an American Indian. Brooks, the oldest son of two amazing parents, Peter and Attie Mae Cummings Brooks, didn't fret that the deck was stacked in opposition, and embarked on a lifetime of achievement, enhancing the lives of literally thousands of people he touched - figuratively and literally - during his journey.

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