Feb. 28, 2018
Seventy Carolina alumni are serving in the Peace Corps, bringing UNC back into the organization’s top five volunteer-producing colleges and universities list. Carolina is ranked No. 4 in the report released this week by the...Read More
Dec. 5, 2017
After nearly a decade leading UNC’s Graduate School, Steven W. Matson is stepping down as dean. Matson, a biology professor who specializes in genetics and molecular biology, will return to the biology department once a...Read More
Dec. 5, 2017
Min Yang ’15 has been selected for the Schwarzman Scholars program, an elite China-based scholarship modeled after the Rhodes Scholarship and founded by Blackstone co-founder and CEO Stephen A. Schwarzman. The innovative master’s degree program...Read More
Four alumni recently were elected to the UNC System Board of Governors by the N.C. House of Representatives, and four others were re-elected.
Phillip R. Dixon ’74 (JD), an attorney from Greenville; Fred G. Mills ’64, president of Mills Construction Co. in Raleigh; Dr. Irvin Roseman ’64, an endodontist from Wilmington; and David W. Young ’83, owner of Fugazy Travel in Asheville, were elected to their first terms. Each term is for four years, ending June 30, 2009.
Re-elected to new terms were Charles H. Mercer Jr. ’69, an atorney from Raleigh; Ray S. Farris ’62, an attorney from Charlotte; Hannah D. Gage ’75, a retired broadcasting executive from Wilmington; and Jim W. Phillips Jr. ’79, an attorney from Greensboro.