April 7, 2017
The Black Alumni Reunion, the largest GAA-sponsored affinity group, has received a University award for the group’s efforts to support diversity. UNC’s unit of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs presented the Black Alumni Reunion with a...Read More
Oct. 11, 2016
Stephen Farmer, vice provost for enrollment and undergraduate admissions, delivered the keynote address Tuesday during the celebration of Carolina’s 223rd birthday. View a video of the event Read a transcript of Farmer’s speech University Day,...Read More
Oct. 10, 2016
The University has been named to the 2015 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll by the Corporation for National and Community Service. The honor roll recognizes U.S. colleges and universities that support exemplary community...Read More
Six employees of the University have been selected for the 2017 C. Knox Massey Distinguished Service Awards, one of the most coveted distinctions earned by faculty and staff.
The late C. Knox Massey ’25 of Durham created the awards in 1980 to recognize “unusual, meritorious or superior contributions” by University employees. In 1984, he joined the families of his son, Knox Massey Jr. ’59, and daughter, Kay Massey Weatherspoon, to create the Massey-Weatherspoon fund. Income from the fund supports the Massey Awards and Carolina Seminars. Due to endowment growth, the 2017 Massey Award winners each will receive a $10,000 stipend, an increase of $2,500 over previous years.
This year’s recipients, chosen from campus-wide nominations, are: