Out of the Blue

Williams, 10 Other Coaches Receive Extensions

Carolina also extended multiyear rights with Nike and Learfield Communications. The 11 who signed new or extended contracts have a combined 239 years at UNC.

News from Carolina Alumni Review


Board of Governors Rejects Silent Sam Proposal

A task force of board members will work with Carolina officials between now and March 15 to figure out what to do with the Confederate monument.

UNC Looks Within for Medical School, Hospitals Leader

Dr. A. Wesley Burks, executive dean of the School of Medicine and part of UNC Health Care’s senior leadership team, has been named to succeed William Roper.

‘Chase That Which Lights Your Soul’

Winston Crisp ’92 (JD), recently retired vice chancellor for student affairs, tells December graduates they have reached the culmination of “days born of dreams, passion, commitment and good old elbow grease.”

Two Earn Prestigious China-Based Scholarship

The recent graduates are the sixth and seventh from UNC chosen for a master’s degree program about leadership.

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Happenings at the GAA


Catch a Game-Watch Party

No matter where you live, you’re likely to count at least a few Tar Heels as neighbors. With 100 Carolina Clubs throughout the world, download the UNC Alumni app to find the club nearest you. Allow notifications to get the latest on game-watch parties in your area.

New Year, New You

Included with GAA membership is a complimentary career coaching session. Sessions can be used for any career-related matter: crafting that perfect resume and cover letter, practicing for an interview, improving your management skills, finding work-life balance. Become a GAA member, and book your session today.


Travel the World in 2019

Learn more about the world in the company of Tar Heels and friends. Choose from a variety of trips and trip types. Return home with lifelong memories. Find your trip, and begin your adventure today. GAA member exclusive. Learn more.

Join Our Team

We have two open positions: coordinator of alumni reunions and special events, and manager of student enrichment and young alumni engagement. Help us create experiences that engage students and #UNCAlumni throughout the world. Apply today for these full-time positions in Chapel Hill when you walk your Tar Heels on over to our employment page to learn more.

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From the Calendar


Chapel Hill: N.C. History Series

With the gracious blessing of the Durham family, join us for what should be quite an evening remembering the “Voice of the Tar Heels,” Woody Durham '63. Learn more.


New York: Winter’s Eve Ball

Meet up with the New York Carolina Club for an open bar, dessert, delicacies and dancing — all while supporting the Eve Carson Scholarship Fund. Learn more.


DC: Volunteer at Ronald McDonald House

Start the new year giving back with the D.C. Carolina Club. Be a helping Heel and volunteer at the Ronald McDonald House. Learn more.

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Sheila Craft Dalton ’88, Annual Member

Sheila won a $25 gift certificate to Johnny T-shirt. Sheila was selected at random from GAA members currently subscribed to “Out of the Blue.” Join the GAA today and you might be randomly selected as an upcoming GAA Member of the Month.

Tar Heel Voices

Hark the Sounds, the official podcast of the Carolina Alumni Review, expands our storytelling and connects you to Carolina stories and history. Head to alumni.unc.edu/harkthesounds to start listening today!

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