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McCall’s 29-year career mirrored the rise of UNC Health Care

Karen McCall went to work for UNC Hospitals in 1988 after her husband started working on his doctorate in economics at Carolina. She was hired on as budget officer for UNC Hospitals, a position about which she was uncertain, considering she knew so little about state accounting. She had majored in economics, then earned a […] ... Read More

School of Education selected for N.C. Teaching Fellows program

The School of Education was one of five schools selected Wednesday to participate in the North Carolina Teaching Fellows program. ... Read More

Giving thanks for an Edible Campus

This year when you’re having your Thanksgiving dinner, pause for a moment to give thanks to the N.C. Botanical Garden staff and volunteers who have worked so hard to bring Carolina’s Edible Campus to life. ... Read More

Gopal to address winter graduates

Satish Gopal, an innovative cancer researcher on the forefront of cancer treatment in Malawi, works to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer in one of the most resource-limited settings in the world. ... Read More

A job well done

Bob Miles traveled a great distance 17 years ago when he left the University of Glasgow in Scotland to become the first full-time director of Carolina’s Study Abroad Program. Under his leadership, the program has come a long way, too. ... Read More

Employee Forum, Faculty Council review proposed BOG free speech policy

A proposed system-wide campus free speech policy is raising questions and concerns from faculty and staff members alike. Delegates of the Employee Forum spent nearly an hour on Nov. 1 detailing their concerns and on Nov. 10 Faculty Council members posed several questions to law professor Eric Muller when he provided an overview of the […] ... Read More

Faculty Council talks cops, courage and curriculum at Nov. 10 meeting

In its only vote of the meeting, Faculty Council unanimously approved a resolution honoring Dan Reichart, the professor burned while trying to put out a fire at the Davie Poplar. ... Read More

Carolina Women’s Center panel discussion examines the history of women’s movement

“Past, Present and Future: Women’s Organizations’ Roles on Campus and in Communities,” a 2017 Carolina Seminar event recorded for broadcast on WUNC-FM’s show The State of Things, was part of the Carolina Women’s Center’s yearlong celebration of its 20th anniversary. ... Read More

(Sometimes) you can come home again

Lindsay Fulenwider and North Carolina Collection curator Robert Anthony share the story of how Fulenwider’s father’s Wolfe collection came to Wolfe’s alma mater. ... Read More

$10 million Faculty Excellence Challenge to fund faculty recruitment and retention

“So many of those seminal individuals were my professors here, and their impact on my life has not only been profound, but it continues even today," said John G. Ellison Jr. "I want that for every student who comes to Carolina, because they deserve it and society needs their leadership for our future.” ... Read More