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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Feldman named Carolina’s director of scholarships, financial aid

Rachelle Feldman, currently assistant vice chancellor for financial aid and scholarships at the University of California at Berkeley, has been named associate provost and director of scholarships and student aid. ... Read More

Voters say ‘yes’ to Connect NC bond

North Carolina voters on March 15 overwhelmingly said “yes” to the $2 billion Connect NC bond referendum – and to higher education -- that was supported by politicians from both parties. ... Read More

Berryhill Hall is a building past its prime

In the 1970s, Berryhill Hall was a new medical education building that fit the times. But more than 40 years later, the building’s limitations – both in size and design – are impediments to overcome for today's medical students. This is the third and final story in the Gazette series looking at how the Connect NC bond could help Carolina meet the state’s growing need for doctors. ... Read More

Building the future of the state

Bringing the medical school up to modern times was among the many goals discussed Feb. 17 at a Connect NC Bond proposal panel discussion hosted at Carolina. Gov. Pat McCrory, who was on the panel, took at tour with School of Medicine Dean Bill Roper. ... Read More

Educating more doctors means saving more lives

Employee Forum delegates heard a presentation about the Connect NC bond and the need for a new, bigger medical education building at their Feb. 3 meeting. ... Read More

Wanted: doctors with a rural heart

The purpose of the Kenan Primary Care Medical Scholars Program at the School of Medicine is to increase the number of Carolina medical students seeking health careers in rural and underserved areas in North Carolina and to retain them. ... Read More

BOT unanimously endorses Connect NC bond

The University Board of Trustees on Jan. 28 unanimously passed a resolution endorsing the $2 billion Connect NC bond that will be on the March 15 ballot. ... Read More

No. 1, again

For the 15th time, the nation’s first public university is first in value. Carolina is once again the best value in public schools across the country and also No. 1 for best out-of-state value, according to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance. ... Read More

State’s $2 billion bond proposal has bipartisan support

Republicans and Democrats are urging North Carolina citizens to approve the $2 billion Connect NC bond proposal, two-thirds of which would go to support higher education, when they vote March 15. ... Read More

$68 million replacement for Berryhill part of bond referendum

Roughly half of the $2 billion bond to be voted on in March will go to projects within the UNC system, including a $68 million replacement for Berryhill, Carolina’s medical education building. ... Read More