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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Carolina People: Derek Lochbaum

Carolina People: Meet Derek Lochbaum, director of trademarks and licensing. ... Read More

The Forever Campus

University arborist Tom Bythell uses trees to connect future generations of students to history. The way Bythell sees it, the trees are as much a part of the cherished Carolina landscape as the brick walkways, the rock walls, the Old Well. ... Read More

Kim Strom-Gottfried talks about doing the right thing in the workplace

With a wide-ranging presentation titled “Am I My Brother’s Keeper?” Kim Strom-Gottfried, the University’s director of ethics education and policy management, led the first Carolina Conversation of the new year on the first day of classes, Jan. 10. ... Read More

Hooper named interim director of FPG Child Development Institute

Stephen Hooper has been named interim director of the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute, effective Jan. 1. Former director Sam Odom stepped down after 11 years of serving in that position. Odom will continue to serve as a senior research scientist. ... Read More

Convergent science gains momentum

Rich Superfine, chair of the department of applied physical sciences, explains this next-generation approach to science and the new institute that will be home to it at Carolina. ... Read More

Forum seeks ways to make positive changes in 2018

At its latest meeting, the Employee Forum learned more about the UNC System Employee Engagement Survey, a five-year project developed to support the UNC System Strategic Plan. ... Read More

Message from the Provost on new VC for Finance & Operations

Provost Robert "Bob" Blouin announces that Jonathan Pruitt, "a proven leader in financial and operational efficiency," will be Carolina's next Vice Chancellor for Finance and Operations. ... Read More

Gopal encourages graduates to ‘be bold but also boring’

Be audacious in your pursuits, but not in a flashy, shallow way, Carolina’s Satish Gopal told graduates at the Winter Commencement ceremony at the Dean Smith Center on Dec. 17. ... Read More

Four alumni honored with prestigious Davie Awards

At a Nov. 17 dinner, Chancellor Carol L. Folt and the University Board of Trustees presented the board’s highest honor, the William Richardson Davie Award, to four alumni in recognition of their “dedication, commitment, loyalty and service.” ... Read More

Dean Smith collection debuts at Wilson Library

A donation of 12,000 items from Dean Smith's family to the University Libraries paints a fuller portrait of the man off the court. ... Read More