May 31, 2018
Dr. William L. Roper plans to step down in May 2019 as CEO of UNC Health Care and dean of the School of Medicine, positions he has held since 2004. Roper came to Carolina in...Read More
April 5, 2018
James W. Dean Jr., who recently left the provost’s office, has been named the next president of the University of New Hampshire. Dean recently stepped down after four years as executive vice chancellor and provost...Read More
Barbara Rosser Hyde ’83 of Memphis, Tenn., has been appointed to a four-year term on the UNC Board of Trustees to begin July 1.
A Morehead Scholar who earned English and religion degrees, Hyde has served as president of the J.R. Hyde III Family Foundation and director of the J.R. Hyde Sr. Foundation. The foundations support education, civil rights and other endeavors. She began her career as a development officer at Carolina and was executive director of UNC’s Arts and Sciences Foundation from 1987 to 1992. Hyde chairs the external advisory board of UNC’s Institute for the Arts and Humanities.
Her appointment fills a vacancy left by Philip Carson ’63 of Asheville, who did not seek reappointment.
The UNC System Board of Governors reappointed three trustees to new four-year terms: Paul Fulton ’57 of Winston-Salem, Karol Mason ’79 of Atlanta and Nelson Schwab III ’67 of Charlotte.