Archive for December, 2016


Before you flip the calendar. . .

See what we are most proud of this year We kicked off the first StoryWalks in Alamance County to promote physical activity and reading, a fun way for adults to engage with…

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Help Make Others’ Days Merry and Bright with a Gift to United Way of Alamance County!

“Thank you, United Way, for the opportunity to take the HiSet (high school equivalency) exam. I appreciate all of your help. I hope to start college courses at ACC as…

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Public Preschool Programs Should Start at Birth

Early-childhood education programs that start at birth and care for children until age 5 have a greater economic benefit to society than preschool programs that start later, according to a…

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UWAC Intern Reflection: Not a “Goodbye” but a “See You Later”

Over the past 8 weeks, I have spent my Elon Human Services Studies Internship placement working under the Director of Community Impact at UWAC, April Durr. Working closely with April…

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UW Surprises Winner with Car

BURLINGTON, N.C. (December 1st, 2016)- Diane Shipmon was in the middle of teaching in Alamance Community College’s ABLE program; something she has done for the past 8 years, when she…

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