The controversial public image of Vladimir Putin was the subject of Henry Hale’s Feb. 26 lecture “Why Do Russians Love Putin, Or Do They Really?” at the University of North … Continued
Despite fears that higher education in the United States is in decline, CNN host Fareed Zakaria told a packed auditorium at UNC-Chapel Hill that he is extremely optimistic about the … Continued
Biology major Mike Artov discusses his path to UNC and what it takes to be a successful student.
Lourdes Diaz-Gonzalez, a communication major with a studio art minor, describes how transferring to UNC has helped her pursue her dreams of dance and more.
Daron Holman (mathematics ’15), who was a first generation college student, talks about the Bonner Leadership program and how it has impacted his life.
Trethewey comes to campus as the 2016 Frank B. Hanes Writer-in-Residence. She’ll participate in panel events on March 21 and 23.
Although the conversation of diversity in STEM has long been a focus of departments and groups around campus, the conference was the first opportunity for faculty and staff to have … Continued
North Carolina’s 800,000 Latinos represent the fastest-growing segment of the population and a significant potential market for the housing industry, researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill … Continued
A six-day long conference-festival called “Telling Our Stories of Home” will bring together faculty, activists, and performers to workshop, present and engage with feminist discourses of home.
UNC-Chapel Hill students Larry Han and Matthew Leming have been awarded prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarships, which provide full support for graduate study at the University of Cambridge in England.
The Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies will host a conference on “World War I and the Transformation of the Middle East” on Feb. 19 and 20 in the Nelson … Continued
UNC receives $1M grant to diversify students pursuing doctoral degrees in the humanities, social sciences and fine arts
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has received a $1 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support the Moore Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program (MURAP), a … Continued
The host of CNN’s “Fareed Zakaria GPS,” contributing editor at The Atlantic and Washington Post columnist will speak on the value of a liberal arts education.
Play about historic African genocide confronts contemporary racism; first pre-show event starts Feb. 8.
The African Studies Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill celebrates its tenth anniversary in the 2015-2016 academic year.
The Carolina Center for Jewish Studies gathers scholars, journalists, students and the public to explore antisemitism’s past and present.
Twenty-four instructors and teaching assistants have been named winners of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s 2016 University Teaching Awards.
Eight students recently received Hogan Book Awards. The award, created by professors Kelly and Brian Hogan, provides the textbook to the introductory science courses to a selected group of first … Continued
UNC-Chapel Hill has joined a consortium of universities who will share editorial oversight and financial support for African Arts, the oldest continuously publishing journal in the field of African art … Continued
The UNC LGBTQ Representation and Rights Initiative has published the first worldwide comprehensive report on transgender people serving in elected office.