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Faculty Council affirms its commitment to the principle of free speech

Faculty Council passed a resolution supporting principles for the promotion and protection of free speech during its meeting on April 13. The vote was 28 to 4, with one abstention. The resolution was part of a broader statement on free speech that the council’s Communications Working Group adopted on March 28, said Mimi Chapman, a […] ... Read More

Outstanding service earns six employees prestigious Massey Awards

Said Chancellor Carol L. Folt: "These amazing people, through their hard work and dedication, day in and day out, create the Carolina we love." ... Read More

Local to worldwide in a couple of clicks

Established in 2009, the Digital Heritage Center has digitized more than 120,000 yearbooks, scrapbooks, newspapers, photographs and city directories from the past two centuries and more recent decades. ... Read More

Public service awards honor mentorship, advocacy programs led by Tar Heels

The Carolina Center for Public Service recognized several community-based programs led by Carolina faculty, staff and students at its 2018 Public Service Awards celebration on April 9. ... Read More

Carolina People: Aaron Bachenheimer

In this issue's Carolina People feature, meet Aaron Bachenheimer, executive director of off-campus student life and community partnerships. ... Read More

Chemistry professor develops polymers that mimic chameleon skin

Chemistry professor Sergei Sheiko has produced a biocompatible synthetic material that behaves like biological tissues and changes color when it changes shape—like chameleon skin. ... Read More

Employees set the stage for Arts Everywhere Day

For Arts Everywhere Day, Carolina employees worked behind the scenes and in the spotlight with artists, students, campus departments and others to make the celebration a success. ... Read More

Public service, campus master plan connected to a broader mission

The March Board of Trustees meeting focused on the Carolina Center for Public Service, the new campus master plan and how both are tied to the broader mission of the University and The Blueprint for Next. ... Read More

Dean named president of University of New Hampshire

Former UNC-Chapel Hill Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost James W. Dean Jr. has been named the next president of the University of New Hampshire, effective June 30. ... Read More

History Task Force presents interpretive options for McCorkle Place

The Chancellor’s Task Force on UNC-Chapel Hill History plans to use McCorkle Place to introduce visitors to the broad sweep of the University's institutional history. ... Read More