Diversity in the College of Arts and Sciences
The College of Arts and Sciences is committed to nurturing and upholding a diverse, equitable and inclusive community of faculty, staff and students. The climate we stand by embraces, honors and leverages the uniqueness and value of people’s differences. Our vision is for all members of the College to be respected, feel a sense of belonging, and have equitable access to opportunities for achieving their fullest potential at Carolina. We strive for staff, faculty and students to both benefit from and take ownership in cultivating such a community.
Shauna Cooper in the department of psychology and neuroscience has spent over a decade studying Black fathers and their roles in child development.
Jeff Olander’s experiences at BeAM inspired him to create Accessibility in Making (AiM), a collaborative community of disabled Makers working together to solve accessibility problems.
Victoria Wlosok signed a book deal for her young adult thriller with a “big five” publisher when she was still a first-year student at UNC. On Sept. 19, her work will hit the shelves.