Twentieth Annual UNC Dance Marathon, hosted by the student non-profit, Carolina for the Kids held in Fetzer gym on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. March 23, 2018.
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40,926 applied for admission (14 percent more than last year and second-largest increase in 25 years)
9,710, or 24 percent, were admitted
4,373, or 45 percent, are expected to enroll
Anson Dorrance ’74 was selected by the class of 2017 to deliver the Last Lecture on the west lawn of the Morehead Building as the sun began to set. The talk is based on the premise, “If you knew this was the last lecture you would ever give,…
Carolina baseball has a new teammate this year, but this member has four legs, not two. Remington, a 2-year-old golden retriever, is Carolina’s first athletics training room assistance dog. He’s also the first in the ACC.
The University has settled with the family of former football player Jackson Boyer — said to have suffered a concussion in an incident during pre-season camp in 2014 — according to media reports.
“At the core of our mission is graduating students prepared to work and live in an interconnected, global world,” said Chancellor Carol L. Folt. “So many students tell me that their study abroad has made a huge, positive impression on them and…