The UNC Board of Trustees has presented its highest honor, the William Richardson Davie Award, to four alumni in recognition of their “dedication, commitment, loyalty and service.”
Those honored for 2016 are Barbara ’83 and Pitt Hyde ’65…
Jesse Moore ’01, of Nairobi, Kenya, founded M-KOPA Solar, which provides people in East Africa clean, reliable energy. Preston Smith ’01, of San Jose, Calif., founded Rocketship Education, charter schools educating students in low-income…
Patrician and dignified, John Burress makes an unlikely candidate for auctioneer. Yet when UNC’s Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center organized a fundraising auction, John stepped up to the gavel.