DURHAM, NC - FEBRUARY 18: North Carolina Tar Heels coach Roy Williams watches his team in action against the Duke Blue Devils at Cameron Indoor Stadium on February 18, 2015 in Durham, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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The two-time Carolina graduate who coached the men’s basketball team to three NCAA championships before retiring last spring will cap the class’s pandemic-delayed celebration.
The GAA presented its 2019 Distinguished Young Alumni Awards to Lanakila “Ku” McMahan ’07 (MPH, ’11 PhD), Julius Peppers ’02 and Emily Steel ’06.
2019 Distinguished Young Alumni Award Citation
Scott DeRue ’99, Jessica Holmes ’06 (’09 JD) and Bekah Brunstetter ’04 were recognized for bringing credit to the University through their achievements.
2018 Distinguished Young Alumni Award Citation
They Boo! It’s the story of a Halloween romance.