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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Teaching

Focusing on Flexibility

Flexible Learning Spaces Initiative will modernize up to 50 classrooms and advance student-focused interaction. ... Read More

Virtual archaeology tour brings campus history to life

Remnants of Carolina’s history, hidden in some cases for thousands of years, have burst through the soil in virtual and actual forms thanks to a new walking tour. ... Read More

Preserving the public spirit of Carolina

Carolina’s School of Law is the oldest graduate and professional school in the University and in the state of North Carolina. It grew from a simple but profound insight: that the American experiment in free government would need public-spirited lawyers with the ethics and expertise to defend the rule of law. That foundational mission has held steady […] ... Read More

UAAW recognizes five who are improving conditions for women at Carolina

The University will honor five Carolina women with the University Award for the Advancement of Women at a March 19 ceremony at 1 p.m. in the Stone Center. The award recognizes people on campus who have elevated the status of women, helped improve campus policies, promoted recruitment, retention and upward mobility of women and participated […] ... Read More

Carolina People: Glenn Walters

At Be A Maker Design Center, Glenn Waters teaches students key skills in perseverance that they can apply to all aspects of their work. ... Read More

Driving human endeavor

With a foundation in the state’s constitution and roots that extend from 1877, the School of Education reflects North Carolina’s early and continued commitment to education and to the professional development of educators. During the last 142 years, Carolina’s School of Education has become a leading research-intensive organization ranked among the top 20 schools of […] ... Read More

Terry Rhodes is interim dean of the College

Terry Rhodes has been appointed interim dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, effective immediately, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Robert A. Blouin and Interim Chancellor Kevin M. Guskiewicz announced today. ... Read More

$27.68 million gift to UNC School of Dentistry will enhance education, advance public service

Announced Feb. 20, a $27 million bequest from the estate of Dr. Claude A. Adams III of Durham is the largest single donation to the UNC School of Dentistry. Adams, who died in 2018, practiced dentistry in Durham for almost 25 years. To commemorate the donation, the school has been renamed the UNC Claude A. Adams Jr. and Grace Phillips Adams School of Dentistry in honor of his parents. ... Read More

A history suppressed

Two Carolina professors hope to honor thousands of African-Americans by uncovering injustices against them that, for decades, have been erased from public memory. ... Read More

Navigating the ‘new era of certain uncertainty’

In an increasingly volatile and complex world, the only certainty is uncertainty, says James H. Johnson Jr., a distinguished economic development and impact researcher and demographer in Kenan-Flager Business School. Cultivating a University ecosystem that can prosper in a time of continuous change is paramount, he said. But even more important is preparing students to […] ... Read More