The ceremony at the 9/11 Memorial Garden honors the lost Carolina alumni: Karleton Fyfe '92, Mary Lou Hague '96, Andrew King '83, Ryan Kohart '98, Dora Menchaca '78 (MSPH) and Christopher Quackenbush '79. (Photo by Grant Halverson '93)
Oliver Smithies, the University’s first full-time faculty member to win a Nobel Prize and a world-renowned giant in the field of gene targeting, died Tuesday at UNC Hospitals after a short illness. He was 91.
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Bill Guthridge’s loyalty to his family, his friends, his mentor, his alma mater, his players, his adopted university and hometown made it clear to all who had the joy of knowing him that he was a man who had long ago achieved inner peace.
Time and again, former Chancellor William B. Aycock ’37 defined duty — for himself, for the University, and for the people who sometimes questioned whether Carolina fell on the right side of history. No one was better suited to the task.