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Spring 2021 photo of the Old Well with azaleas blooming by Donn Young.

Carolina celebrates Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month

The celebration is led by the UNC Asian American Center, which was founded in 2020. The Carolina Asia Center is also hosting a series of events April 19-25.


The FedEx Global Education Center building

UNC-Chapel Hill announces new partnership with American Academy of Diplomacy

The American Academy of Diplomacy and UNC-Chapel Hill are collaborating on the production of “The General and the Ambassador,” a podcast series that focuses on how senior U.S. military leaders partner with senior U.S. ambassadors on national security challenges overseas.


Jill enjoying a hike to Cerro Tijeretas on San Cristobal Island, Galapagos.

Sharing her Galapagos research

International Womenʼs Day is an opportunity to celebrate the social, professional and cultural achievements of women all over the world. Today Jill Stewart, deputy director of the UNC Center for Galapagos Studies, talks about her research.


Karen Hagemann's photos is on the left, her book cover on the right in this collage image.

Bookmark This

Bookmark This is a feature that highlights new books by College faculty and alumni. In honor of Women’s History Month, this month’s featured book: “The Oxford Handbook of Gender, War, and the Western World Since 1600,” edited by Karen Hagemann.


Exchange students from Asia enjoy Chinese lanterns after a meal prepared by ambassadors.

Three undergraduates selected as UNC Phillips Ambassadors

Since the Phillips Ambassadors Program began in 2007, the scholarship program has supported approximately 360 undergraduates studying abroad in Asia.


Nature’s Compass

How can animals travel thousands of miles on a migratory path yet most people need to rely on GPS to get around town? UNC researcher Brian Taylor explores the ability of many animals to use the earth’s magnetic field for navigation in hopes of improving humanmade systems.


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Opening the door to global research

Part of Carolina Away’s Opportunity Curriculum, “Contemporary World Problems” introduces ways to conduct research on politics, economies, cultures and societies around the world.


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