Six faculty members are recipients of Teaching Excellence Awards at UNCSA. They are Kira Blazek from Dance, Wanda Coyle from the High School Academic Program, Quentin Gordon from Drama, Howard Jones from D&P, Marion Pratnicki from Music, and Lauren Vilchick from Filmmaking.
Two high school seniors were recognized by the National YoungArts Foundation in its annual competition. Jace Weyant was a finalist in the dance category and is nominated as U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts and U.S. Presidential Scholar. Soprano Clara Reeves of Greenville, N.C., received a merit award in the voice category.