Carolina has long taken great pride in being our nation’s first public university. Many will remember our monthslong bicentennial observance that climaxed on University Day, Oct. 12, 1993, and as we approach University Day 2018 and UNC’s 225th…
The Carolina Edge, a signature initiative of the just-launched Campaign for Carolina, addresses access and affordability to higher education – two essential characteristics of our university.
Today’s high-achieving students expect to attend an elite institution and seek that out. Those who attend Carolina find that affirmation — and they learn that Carolina has long prided itself on not being elitist.
There has been a kind of glow in Chapel Hill over these recent weeks. From spring into summer, a glimmer has illuminated every kind of public comment, from the chancellor addressing alumni and friends of the University at various venues to the…