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Chancellor Guskiewicz, faculty and students pose for a picture at a fundraiser.

Asian American Center comes to Carolina, virtually

The new Asian American Center launches a new website and its first programming this week.


The Old Well

UNC-Chapel Hill Ranks 30th in 2020 Academic Ranking of World Universities

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranked 30th in the world and is tied for 20th in the United States among global universities.


The Old Well

Five Graduate Students Awarded Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships

Five students were awarded grants under the 2020 Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellows Program.


Oliver Jones

Carolina People: Oliver Jones

In the Study Abroad office, Oliver Jones is one of the advisers helping students and faculty navigate study abroad and international projects during the global pandemic.


South Building with a view from Polk Place.

University to switch to remote instruction, reduce residential density

The shift comes after several reported clusters of positive COVID-19 cases over the past week.


Old Well

Summer 2020 Study Abroad Courses Transformed into an Online Experience

In an unprecedented academic year, with severe constraints on travel due to the global pandemic, several faculty members have taken a creative approach to offer international education opportunities that were initially intended to be conducted as summer study abroad programs. Though inherently different from traditional study abroad, faculty were still able to provide students with unique global experiences by adapting … Continued


Area Studies

Area studies centers host virtual K-12 global education programs

The area studies centers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Duke University collaborated to host a series of global education outreach programs in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Held during July, the virtual events connected teachers with relevant, digital resources to inspire them to incorporate more global content in the coming school year. The series was … Continued