March 20, 2019
Carol L. Folt will be the next president of the University of Southern California. Folt, who announced her resignation as chancellor of UNC nine weeks ago, was described by the Los Angeles Times, which first...Read More
March 8, 2019
A letter signed by 149 people — including some of North Carolina’s most prominent business, civic, philanthropic and university leaders — implores the UNC System Board of Governors to “refrain from meddling and micromanaging” public...Read More
Feb. 26, 2019
Terry Rhodes ’78, senior associate dean for fine arts and humanities since 2012, has been appointed interim dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, effective immediately. She takes the post held by Kevin M....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.