Applications Open for Project Uplift, Uplift PLUS and NCR 2018!

November 14, 2017

UNC’s Office for Diversity and Inclusion is pleased to announce that we are accepting nominations and applications for our signature summer programs: Project Uplift enables high-achieving rising high school seniors to experience college life on the Carolina campus over two … Continued

Governor Roy Cooper Issues American Indian Heritage Month Proclamation

November 2, 2017

Governor Roy Cooper officially proclaimed November 2017 American Indian Heritage Month in the state of North Carolina. The declaration cited numerous historical facts, including acknowledgement that “American Indians are the original inhabitants of North Carolina, having lived here for more … Continued

Carolina Receives HEED Award for Third Consecutive Year

September 29, 2017

Insight Into Diversity, the nation’s oldest and largest diversity-focused higher education magazine, has selected the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to receive its prestigious Higher Education in Excellence Award for the third year in a row. The award … Continued

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