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Alumni Spotlight: Samuel Ndukwe

January 12, 2022

Samuel Ndukwe is a first-generation Nigerian-American that accepts every challenge that comes his way. Growing up as a minority in his hometown of Raleigh, North Carolina was not easy, nor was the path to excellence and achievement straightforward. He learned … Continued

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