Students across the United States graduate with, on average, $30,000 of student loan debt, which can take years — sometimes decades — to pay off. How this affects the Latino community, specifically, is an under-reported story. But the UNC Center for Community Capital has partnered with UndiosUS in an effort to change that.
Jobs Plus is an initiative of the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) that aims to provide employment services, offer earned income, and build community support for work among people in public housing developments. A new interim report examines the launch of Jobs Plus and the progress made getting staff in place, building partnerships, and structuring the program.
Ten graduate students will walk to the front of the auditorium, with three minutes – and not a second more – to present their original research findings before an attentive audience and panel of judges, competing for a $1,000 grand prize.
New ‘Blue’ makerspace in Carmichael Residence Hall fuses entrepreneurship and the art of doing – right at students’ front doors.
Carmen Huerta-Bapat inspires Carolina Firsts students by sharing her own struggles to reach success.
Former Sequoyah Fellow and author of a new book on Native American tribal citizenship, Mikaëla Adams reflects on her work and cherished memories of Carolina.
The Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS initiative is helping fist generation students succeed in graduate school and doctoral programs.