Imagining UNC’s Future With Art: Call for Proposals

November 8, 2018

Imagining UNC’s Future with Art Removing “Silent Sam” offers an opportunity to bring creativity to the forefront of our discussion as we address these questions: how do we make UNC a safe, equitable, and inclusive campus? How can we use … Continued

Diversity Spotlight: James Cobb

November 2, 2018

Although he grew up in Stamford, CT, a fairly diverse suburban enclave just north of New York City, James Cobb often felt a keen sense of academic isolation. “There were very few students of color, especially black students, in honors … Continued

Workshop Addresses Latinx Student Equity and Success

November 1, 2018

As part of Latinx Heritage Month, the Carolina Latinx Collaborative (CLC) and the University Office for Diversity & Inclusion hosted a workshop and discussion with Cristóbal Rodríguez, Ph.D., director of Graduate Studies, School of Education, Howard University and associate professor … Continued

Carolina’s Reaction to Synagogue Shootings

October 31, 2018

On this Monday afternoon, we are shaken and dismayed by the murder of 11 congregants at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on Saturday, Oct. 27. Although geographically distant, this is an event that reverberates painfully for many … Continued

Applications Are Open for the MLK Junior Student Scholarship

October 18, 2018

The University Office for Diversity & Inclusion is now accepting applications from Juniors at Carolina for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Student Scholarship. The deadline to apply is Thursday, November 22, 2018. The three scholarship recipients will be recognized during … Continued

UNC-Chapel Hill Earns Diversity Award for Fourth Year

October 9, 2018

UNC-Chapel Hill has been named a recipient of the 2018 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. The annual HEED Award recognizes U.S. colleges and universities … Continued

Latinx Heritage Month Calendar of Events

September 7, 2018

Latinx Heritage Month, celebrated annually from September 15-October 15, is highlighted at Carolina through a variety of departmental and student-sponsored events. These include artist meet and greets, dinners, open houses, receptions, and more. The printable PDF below provides an at-a-glance … Continued

CLC Open House Unites Latinx Students

August 31, 2018

The upbeat Spanish pop music pumping out of speakers at 426 Manning Drive set the mood for the attendees gathering for this year’s Carolina Latinx Collaborative (CLC) Open House. As nearly 200 folks grooved to the music, shouts of joy … Continued