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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.

‘Show up’ is motto for Eble, a true citizen of University

October 25, 2018

  Connie Eble knows why she was chosen for the 2018 Jefferson Award. “Longevity and institutional memory,” Eble said mischievously. Then, she matter-of-factly said, “I show up.” A professor in the English and comparative literature department, Eble joined Carolina’s faculty … Continued

Bland Simpson receives 2018 Edward Kidder Graham Award

October 25, 2018

  When English professor and writer Bland Simpson was just a little boy, he accompanied his grandfather Julius Andrews Page Sr. on long strolls across Polk Place on the Carolina campus. They would walk from building to building where his … Continued