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March Diversity News & Announcements

  • Women’s History Month at UNC
  • Annual Diversity Awards Nominations Open Until March 15
  • CEO Action Check Your Blind Spots Bus Tour Raises Awareness at UNC
  • March Carolina Conversations: “A Deeper Dive into Implicit Bias and Uncertainty”
  • Regional Event Builds Excitement for Project Uplift’s 50th Anniversary Celebration
  • UNC Latinx Center to Open its Doors Fall 2019
  • African American Heritage Month Lecture Examines Anti-Black Ideas
  • Black History Month with Black Student Movement
  • Native Heels Day and Powwow at Carolina
  • $2 Million Donation Establishes Fund for Military-Affiliated Students
  • UNC Professors Honor African American Victims of Suppressed History

February Diversity News & Announcements

  • Dr. Ibram X. Kendi to focus on “Racist Ideas in America” at 2019 African American Heritage Month Lecture
  • Check Your Blind Spots Unconscious Bias Tour to Visit Carolina
  • February Carolina Conversations: Leading and Managing in an Era of Certain Uncertainty (and recap of January Carolina Conversations)
  • MLK Celebration Week Highlights
  • Diversity Awards Nominations Open

January Diversity News & Announcements

  • MLK Banquet and Lecture Highlight Week of Events at Carolina
  • January Carolina Conversations: Weaving Belonging into the Search Committee Process
  • Dr. Ibram X. Kendi to Deliver African American History Month Lecture
  • UndocuCarolina Training 101 Supports DACA Students and Others
  • Diversity & Inclusion Welcome Back Breakfast and Open House
  • Office Relocations (AIC, CCPS, EOC)
  • Winter Commencement: “Finding Your Why”


December Diversity News & Announcements

  • Winston B. Crisp to Deliver Winter Commencement Address
  • Ben Jealous and Dr. Reginald Hildebrand to Speak at UNC MLK Celebration Events
  • Board of Trustees Announces Plan Regarding Confederate Monument
  • Tar Heel Preview Day Provides Campus Experiences for Middle School Males
  • Black Alumni Reunion Connects Alumni with Students
  • Plans Underway for Project Uplift’s 50th Anniversary
  • Ethnic Studies Teach-In Focuses on Asian American Studies at UNC
  • Diversity in STEM Conferences Addresses Diversifying the Professoriate
  • Carolina Conversation Case Study for Effective Group Work
  • Alumni Couple Inspire Tar Heels to Support Red, White and Carolina Blue Challenge
  • Patricia Horoho (’82), First Female and First Nurse to be Army Surgeon General

November Diversity News & Announcements

  • Carolina Conversations: Accessibility at Carolina
  • Workshop Addresses Latinx Student Equity and Success
  • Behind the Scenes at UNC Reaches Students Across Carolina
  • American Indian Heritage Month Celebrations at Carolina
  • Carolina’s Veterans Day Celebrations
  • Etiquette Dinner Prepares Students to Succeed Beyond Carolina
  • NC Hillel Holds Stand Together Against Hate Solidarity Gathering
  • Diversity Spotlight: James Cobb
  • Carolina Postdoctoral Program Announces 2018-2020 Fellows
  • National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity: A Free Resource for UNC Faculty
  • Resolution Passed by Faculty Council Regarding Statue

October Diversity News & Announcements

  • University Day
  • Office Consolidation for Diversity & Inclusion
  • Latinx Heritage Month Celebrations at Carolina
  • UNC-Chapel Hill Earns Diversity Award for Fourth Year
  • Feedback Requested from Faculty, Staff, Students Regarding Statue
  • UNC-Chapel Hill Engagement Survey Results
  • Vice Chancellor Winston B. Crisp to Retire
  • Carolina Conversations: Belonging Within Workspaces

September Diversity News & Announcements

  • Carolina Conversations
  • THINKposium 2018
  • Message from the Chancellor (Confederate Monument)
  • Diversity & Inclusion calendar of events

August Diversity News & Announcements

  • THINKposium announcement
  • Week of Welcome Inclusive Events
  • Diversity Spotlight: Martina Ballen
  • J Kenneth Lee, Former Student Whose Lawsuit Let to Desegregration at Carolina Law in 1949 Has Died
  • Alumnae Camille and Rachel McGirt launch Healthy Girls Save the World to Support Carolina Girls

July Diversity News & Announcements

  • Gretchen C. Bellamy Joins Diversity & Inclusion
  • Diversity Spotlight: Sheena Jacobs
  • 2018 UNC Harvey Beech Scholarship Winners Announced
  • Two Carolina Alumni Selected as Pickering Fellows

June Diversity News & Announcements

  • Diverse Commencement Celebrations at Carolina (Exitos, the Umoja event)
  • Burcu Bozkurt Receives Soros Fellowship for New Americans

May Diversity News & Announcements

  • 2018 Diversity Award Recipients Honored
  • Commencement Celebrations at Carolina
  • Carolina Conversations: “What Does it Mean to be a Public University?”
  • In Memory of Jonathan Hess

April Diversity News & Announcements

  • Spotlight Shines on Advancement of Women Award Winners
  • Asian Pacific American History Month Cultural Celebration Events
  • Diversity & Inclusion Alumna Ronda Taylor Bullock Educates Against Racism with we are
  • Carolina Conversations: “Navigating Unlawful Harassment and Uncomfortable Situations in the Workplace”
  • Dr. Dilworth-Anderson Awarded Pearman Prize for Excellence in Research in Aging
  • Anne Cates, First Female Chair of the Board of Trustees, Reflects on her Carolina Experience

March Diversity News & Announcements

  • Loretta Lynch at MLK Lecture: Move Forward by Reflecting on History
  • Unsung Heroes Strive to Even Out the Playing Field
  • Carolina Latinx Collaborative/Campus Y Alumna Succeeds with Pupusa Food Truck
  • Women’s History Month at UNC
  • Honoring Our Bridge Builders
  • Training, Diversifying Next Generation of Health Data Experts
  • Carolina Graduate Student F1RSTS Initiative Helps Students Succeed

February Diversity News & Announcements

  • 37th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Lecture and Awards Ceremony Rescheduled
  • 14th Annual African American History Month Lecture
  • Black History Month at UNC
  • Carolina Loses Two Historic Pioneers
  • Chancellor Folt Delivers Keynote Speech at 33rd Annual MLK Memorial Banquet
  • Carolina Conversations: “Am I My Brother’s Keeper?”
  • UNC System Employee Engagement Survey

January Diversity News & Announcements

  • MLK Week of Celebration: “Voices. Presence. Community.”
  • Diversity Spotlight: Sylvia Frazier-Bowers
  • Generous Gift Supports Jewish Studies at UNC and Beyond
  • Carolina Nurtures Cuban Immigrant’s Future in STEM
  • MURAP Announces Summer Student Fellowships


December Diversity News & Announcements

  • Dean Peragallo Brings Empathy to School of Nursing
  • Black Student Movement: Five Decades of Struggling for Progress
  • MLK Celebration Week Events Announced
  • Tar Heel Preview Day Brings Middle School Students to Campus
  • Carolina Women’s Center Panel Examines History of Women’s Movement
  • Native Narratives at Carolina

November Diversity News & Announcements

  • Rumay Alexander Named President, National League for Nursing
  • NPHC Garden Groundbreaking
  • Kristin McGinty Named First Recipient of Karen L. Parker Scholarship
  • Red, White & Carolina Blue Challenge Announced

October Diversity News & Announcements

  • THINKposium 2017
  • Latinx Heritage Month Keynote Rosa Clemente
  • Moustafa Bayoumi
  • Carolina Conversations: 1st Amendment
  • UNC Awarded Third Consecutive HEED Award