Dean Dr. Kevin Guskiewicz is pictured in his new office as Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and by the Old Well on Friday, January 8, 2016. Guskiewicz, distinguished professor and former chair of the Department of Exercise and Sport Science, is the founding director of the Matthew Gfeller Sport-Related Traumatic Brain Injury Research Center and research director for the Center for the Study of Retired Athletes. Guskiewicz is a leading expert on sport-related concussions across all levels of play, a MacArthur “Genius” Fellow, and a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine, the National Academy of Kinesiology and the National Athletic Trainers’ Association. 
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A Note on Diversity from the Dean of the College

Here in the College of Arts and Sciences, we strive to create an environment of inclusive excellence—a place for our faculty, our staff and our students to lead and succeed whatever their background, ethnicity, gender, religion, age or sexual orientation. We share a responsibility to ensure that the College truly reflects the diversity of the world we live in. We … Continued

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Award-winning historian Brenda Stevenson to speak on Black Lives Matter, gender and justice

Award-winning historian Brenda Stevenson, who has been praised for “bravery in journalism,” will deliver the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s 13th annual African American History Month lecture at 7 p.m. on Feb. 8, in the Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History.


Statement on Diversity from Kia Caldwell

As we begin the 2016-17 academic year, diversity, equity and inclusion continue to be central to many important and pressing local, national and international issues. Conversations about and across differences of gender, religion, sexuality orientation, race and ethnicity are more urgent than ever.