UNC Global Announces 2015-16 Global Partnership Award Recipients

UNC Global Announces 2015-16 Global Partnership Award Recipients

Launched in Fall 2013, the Global Partnership Awards help University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill faculty, staff and students sustain and develop partnerships with international institutions, with preference given to proposals that include designated UNC strategic or emerging partners. A total of $20,000 is available each fiscal year for awards between $500 and $3,000.... Read More

Storytellers Explore Panama Through New Lens, Return with Fresh Perspectives

Storytellers Explore Panama Through New Lens, Return with Fresh Perspectives

Five graduate and 18 undergraduate students from the UNC School of Media and Journalism embarked on a storytelling adventure to the Bocas del Toro province of Panama’s coast as a part of the school’s Documentary Multimedia Storytelling course from March 9-20, 2016. Students worked on a virtual reality documentary project, testing new 360-video technology through video rigs,... Read More

Hai-Ryung Sung Draws on Local and Global Rotary Relationships to Promote WaSH

Hai-Ryung Sung Draws on Local and Global Rotary Relationships to Promote WaSH

Former Rotary Peace Fellow Hai-Ryung Sung, now a doctoral student at the Water Institute at UNC, pursues water, sanitation and hygiene initiatives in Cambodia with the help of the global Rotary International network that first brought her to Chapel Hill from Seoul.
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Wayne Blair, Nationally Recognized Ombuds Leader, Shares Expertise in South Africa

Wayne Blair, Nationally Recognized Ombuds Leader, Shares Expertise in South Africa

Under Blair’s leadership, the University Ombuds Office has increasingly been recognized as one of the leading ombuds programs in the country — not just in higher education, but also among corporate and government ombuds offices. Last July, the International Ombudsman Association called on him to join a team in South Africa teaching courses in ombuds work.
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UNC Hosts Arts and Humanities Delegation from King’s College London

UNC Hosts Arts and Humanities Delegation from King’s College London

Carolina welcomed King’s College London’s Russell Goulbourne, dean of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, and Raphael Woolf, vice dean of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, to campus in early April to discuss ongoing collaborations in the arts, social sciences and humanities. The long-standing partnership between UNC and King's began in 2005.
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