Alexander Named Chief Diversity Officer

July 24, 2017

Dr. G. Rumay Alexander has filled the vacant position of Associate Vice Chancellor for Diversity & Inclusion (Chief Diversity Officer), effective August 1. Alexander served as Interim Chief Diversity Officer (CDO) for the past year and Special Assistant to the … Continued

Uplift PLUS Inspires Future Tar Heels

July 21, 2017

  On a hot July afternoon, the sultry quiet of Polk Place is punctuated by the excitement of a cadre of students entering Murphey Hall. Are they summer session undergrads, amped up for a session on the ancient Greeks and … Continued

D&I Welcomes Class of 2021

July 6, 2017

At UNC-Chapel Hill’s Aquarium Lounge, first year students are as wide-eyed as the brightly hued fish in the giant tank behind them. Numerous departments and organizations are present during these summertime orientation days, offering a bounty of resources and swag … Continued

Soledad O’Brien Discusses Service at MLK Lecture

February 10, 2017

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a regular man who decided he would do great things, Soledad O’Brien said Tuesday (Jan. 17) at the 36thannual MLK Celebration Keynote Lecture and Award Ceremony.“That means for the rest of us that we … Continued

2016 University Diversity Awards Recap

April 10, 2016

Nine recipients were recognized during the 2016 University Awards for their significant contributions to the enhancement, support and/or furtherance of diversity at Carolina and in the community. The group of winners for this prestigious award was comprised of faculty, staff, … Continued