When the UNC System came calling, asking whether Tom Ross would consider becoming president, of course he said no. But the UNC System persisted. Leaving Davidson, his alma mater, was the hardest career decision he’d ever made.
Acclaimed researchers in HIV/AIDS and public health and a writer whose works have appeared on the page and stage were honored Friday with the GAA’s Faculty Service Award.
The GAA Board of Directors presented the awards to Dr. Myron “Mike”…
Two founders of nonprofits aimed at improving lives in Africa and a military officer who as a student led efforts to establish an Army ROTC unit at UNC have been honored with the GAA’s Distinguished Young Alumni Awards for 2014.
(Editor’s Note: The GAA’s Distinguished Service Medal citations, such as this one, are read to the audience at the awards dinner and then presented as a keepsake to the recipients.)
When someone makes a multimillion-dollar donation…