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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Campus & Community

Carolina community members honored with Diversity Awards

The University Office of Diversity and Inclusion recognized students, faculty, staff, alumni and campus organizations with Diversity Awards on April 18. The awards recognize significant contributions of Carolina community members toward advancing an inclusive climate for excellence in teaching, research, public service and academic endeavor. The Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute Race, Ethnicity and […] ... Read More

Carolina recognized for source water protection

The Energy Services and Environment and Health and Safety departments received the 2018 Source Water Protection Award from the N.C. Source Water Collaborative. ... Read More

Carolina receives $10 million commitment from Pope Foundation

Art Pope, chair of the John William Pope Foundation, spoke at the April 23 announcement of the girt, which will support a combination of core areas where Carolina excels: cancer research, multidisciplinary and innovative thinking, excellence in sport and serving the state’s citizens. ... Read More

Campus celebrates the planet with Earth Day Fair

Students, faculty and staff participated in several activities in support of the environment at the Earth Day Fair on April 18 on campus. ... Read More

Carolina People: Shane Doolan

The commander of the UNC U.S. Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps, born on a banana plantation in Jamaica, joined the Army as soon as he became a U.S. citizen. ... Read More

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