Rosa Clemente Delivers Latinx Heritage Month Keynote

September 28, 2017

Latinx Heritage Month (LHM), which runs from September 15 through October 15, is off to an exciting start. After a successful kick-off and recent name change (from Hispanic Heritage Month), the air is full of promise. Adding to the excitement … Continued

Frequently Asked Questions About Current Campus Issues

September 19, 2017

In response to the need for clarification around current campus issues, UNC-Chapel Hill has provided Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) to provide facts in one place addressing campus issues. These include the Confederate Monument, the state law that prevents it from … Continued

Latinx Heritage Month Events Announced

September 14, 2017

Latinx Heritage Month (LHM) runs from September 15 to October 15, with numerous cultural celebrations aimed toward raising awareness and embracing Latinx identity throughout the month. Highlights include the LHM Keynote with Rosa Clemente (2008 Green Party Vice Presidential candidate, … Continued

Message from the Chancellor on DACA

September 6, 2017

Dear Campus Community: We are deeply disappointed and saddened by President Trump’s decision regarding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. This change in federal policy is contrary to our own and Carolina’s heartfelt commitment to all members of … Continued

Diversity & Inclusion Welcomes Students Back to Campus

August 29, 2017

As the Fall 2017 semester kicked off, Diversity & Inclusion had several programs in place to ensure that students – returning and first-time – were properly welcomed to Carolina. Achieving Carolina Excellence (ACE) First up was Achieving Carolina Excellence (ACE), … Continued

Diversity Spotlight: Tiffany Bailey

August 24, 2017

First-time visitors to Accessibility Resources & Service often arrive with concerns that their disability or medical condition may prevent them from equal access to success at Carolina. Whether they are mobility-, sight- or hearing-impaired, have ADD or ADHD, or any … Continued

Silicon Revolution: Women in Tech

August 21, 2017

The disproportionately small number of women in tech is an open secret in Silicon Valley   The shortage of women in the tech industry is obviously of interest at Carolina, which has an undergraduate population that is roughly 60 percent … Continued

Message from the Chancellor on Recent Events

August 17, 2017

Dear Campus Community: At this time of year, I am normally writing to our community, many of you for the first time, welcoming you to campus and sharing my excitement about the opportunities that await you. I will be doing … Continued

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