Partnerships, Cancer Research in Malawi to Expand with New NCI Grant

Partnerships, Cancer Research in Malawi to Expand with New NCI Grant

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center and the UNC Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases have received a $3.7 million grant from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to study the growing worldwide cancer problem and expand the University’s efforts in Malawi to study and treat HIV-associated cancers. Andrew... Read More

UNC Hosts King’s College London’s Vice-Principal International Joanna Newman

UNC Hosts King’s College London’s Vice-Principal International Joanna Newman

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Nov. 4 welcomed Joanna Newman, vice-principal (international) at King’s College London, for her first visit to Chapel Hill. Newman was joined by Chris Payne, head of the King’s USA Office. Chancellor Carol L. Folt, who visited King’s in March to formally extend the schools’ partnership, welcomed... Read More

Carolina Ranks 32nd Among World’s Top 500 Research Universities, According to U.S. News and World Report

Carolina Ranks 32nd Among World’s Top 500 Research Universities, According to U.S. News and World Report

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranks 32nd among the world’s top 500 research universities, according to the inaugural U.S. News and World Report “Best Global Universities” rankings. The new ranking builds on U.S. News and World Report’s widely cited Best Colleges rankings, which have rated U.S. universities and colleges over the past... Read More

UNC Global and Area Studies Centers Awarded $9.1 Million in Federal Education Grants

UNC Global and Area Studies Centers Awarded $9.1 Million in Federal Education Grants

Six global and area studies centers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will receive approximately $9.1 million in competitive federal Title VI grants over the next four years. Through two programs administered by the U.S. Department of Education, UNC has been awarded approximately $1.14 million for National Resource Centers (NRC) and $1.14 million for Foreign Language and Area [...]
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Carolina Ranks 46th Among World’s Top 400 Research Universities

Carolina Ranks 46th Among World’s Top 400 Research Universities

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranks 46th among the world’s top 400 research universities, according to the London-based Times Higher Education World University Rankings. The 2014-2015 ranking, released Oct. 1, is based on 13 separate performance indicators designed to capture the full range of university activities. Those indicators cover teaching, research, citations,... [...]
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