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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Big man on campus

Thomas Wolfe boarded a train in Asheville, bound for Chapel Hill, 100 years ago this month. He arrived on campus Sept. 12, 1916, a precocious, gangly youth with a baby face atop a 6-foot-3-inch frame. He was only 15 and still growing. ... Read More

Barnes & Noble College contributes $1 million to scholarships

A $1 million signing bonus is part of the 10-year, $30 million agreement to manage UNC Student Stores that Barnes & Noble College entered with the University on July 1. The company expects to generate $2.5 million for need-based scholarships during its first year operating at Carolina. ... Read More

Q&A with Terry Rhodes on ‘Carolina’s Human Heart’

Terry Rhodes, senior associate dean for fine arts and humanities, talks about the “Carolina’s Human Heart” initiative with Kim Weaver Spurr, associate director of communications in the College of Arts and Sciences. ... Read More