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Meet a Tar Heel: Luisa Peñaflor: Poet and Thomas Wolfe Scholar

October 5, 2021

Luisa Peñaflor, a first-year creative writing major from Simpsonville, South Carolina, is the 2021 Thomas Wolfe Scholarship recipient. We spoke with Peñaflor about her creative writing background and her first-year experience as a Thomas Wolfe Scholar.

Jack Gartland awarded 2020 Thomas Wolfe Scholarship

June 8, 2020

Incoming first-year student Jack Gartland has been awarded the 2020 Thomas Wolfe Scholarship, a full, four-year merit scholarship in creative writing in the College of Arts & Sciences at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Jackie Kenny: Shining Brightly

January 28, 2019

Senior Jackie Kenny, majoring in English and minoring in comparative literature and creative writing, displays passion and resilience through her roles as a student and a member of the UNC rowing team.