When members of the classes of ’72 and ’70 marched May 8 into Kenan Stadium in Carolina blue caps and gowns to celebrate their 50-year reunion, they could hardly contain their elation.
Chances are their emotions linger.
As they paraded…
Some members of the class of 1968 made a return visit to Commencement; for others, it was their first time.
Mal Watlington ’68 (’69 MPA) of Durham got a high school diploma and then two degrees from UNC, yet he had never worn a…
Then-and-now reflections — some deeply personal, some the kind anyone who has passed through Chapel Hill as a college student might make —seasoned the 25th, 20th and 15th milestone reunions at La Residence.
Standing in the tunnel leading from the locker rooms to the field in Kenan Stadium, Winborne Shaffer Chandler ’67 watched the 2017 graduates stream onto the field, filling in the rows of white folding chairs.
As the reunion committee chair,…
When members of the class of ’57 gathered to mark the 60th anniversary of their graduation, there was another anniversary tied to this class that infused the festivities: the Tar Heels’ first NCAA basketball championship.
Marion Jones ’97, former world champion track and field athlete, evoked both tears and laughter as she spoke on campus Wednesday evening as the kickoff event for this year’s annual Black Alumni Reunion.
For nearly an hour, Jones talked to the…
Participants in UNC’s Black Alumni Reunion gathered during RAMpage/Homecoming weekend to honor the achievements of pioneering African-American alumni as well as encourage students who will be the next generation of achievers.
The Nov. 2 Light on…