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Nominations Open for 2022 Diversity Awards

January 10, 2022

  Dear Carolina Community, It is that time of year again where we recognize people and groups that have given their time and effort to advance diversity, equity and inclusion at Carolina and in our surrounding community. This work continues … Continued

MLK Celebration Events Announced

December 8, 2021

  UNC-Chapel Hill’s 2022 Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Week, which honors the bridge-building legacy of Dr. King, Jr., kicks off on Jan. 16 and includes events that highlight the intersectionality of diversity, equity, inclusion and social justice. The annual … Continued

Diversity Spotlight: Glenda Hairston

December 3, 2021

Before she began her position as Science Programs Outreach manager at the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center in 2014, Glenda Hairston was an outreach educator who traveled to schools to deliver STEM content. Walking into a 4th grade classroom full … Continued

Navigating November’s Cultural and Historical Events

November 3, 2021

November brings the tangible autumnal colors that signal the changing of the seasons and the nearing end of the fall academic semester. It also marks the end of the Halloween season when many still struggle with the harm of cultural … Continued

American Indian Voices at Carolina

November 2, 2021

  As part of our ongoing series of “Voices at Carolina,” we will focus on American Indian voices this month in celebration of American Indian Heritage Month. According to the United States Census Bureau, “The first American Indian Day was … Continued