Q: When you think of the word ‘brave,’ what does being brave mean to you
A: A fundamental component of bravery is a willingness to challenge yourself. This sense of embracing the unknown — and often the uncomfortable — is a key to UNCP’s mission of Changing Lives Through Education.
“Brave” doesn’t simply describe our athletic nickname and honor our heritage; it expresses UNCP’s state of mind and the character we develop in our...
Q: The previous chancellor was known for appearing at multiple home games for various sports, how do you establish a deep connection with the students and professors on campus?
A: I am a big supporter of our athletics programs and our student-athletes, as Director of Athletics Dick Christy and his coaches will attest. First Lady Rebecca and I always look forward to attending as many games as our schedules allow.
Editor’s Note: This is the first of a recurring column about our Chancellor. To get to know him better, we had Chancellor Robin G. Cummings walk us through a typical day in his life. Going forward, the Chancellor’s Corner will take a Q&A format, in which all students can submit their questions to the Chancellor via the Pine Needle.
No questions are off the table. Direct message your questions to our Twitter page (@UNCP_PineNeed...