UNC Awards $915,675 in Study Abroad Support to 198 Students

UNC Awards $915,675 in Study Abroad Support to 198 Students

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has provided $915,675 in scholarships, fellowships and program support to 198 students pursuing study abroad programs in Spring, Summer and Fall 2016, and yearlong programs during the 2016-17 academic year. Funded by private gifts to the College of Arts and Sciences, the awards enable students to study... Read More

Bradley Opere ’17 Seeks to Create Unity from the Outside

Bradley Opere ’17 Seeks to Create Unity from the Outside

To call Bradley Opere ’17 a leader would be to sell him short. The senior from Nairobi, Kenya, takes on the role of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Student Body President for the 2016-2017 academic year with a slew of leadership experience already behind him. But it’s not just his leadership abilities that... Read More

Carolina Ranks 35th in 2016 Academic Ranking of World Universities

Carolina Ranks 35th in 2016 Academic Ranking of World Universities

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranks 35th in the world and 25th in the U.S. among global universities, according to the 2016 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) released by the Center for World Class Universities at Shanghai Jiao Tong University on August 15. “UNC’s performance in this ranking is a reflection of the research being done by... Read More

Bringing Science Lessons to Life for Young English Language Learners

Bringing Science Lessons to Life for Young English Language Learners

Synapse. Endoplasmic reticulum. Thrombus. Kelly Ryoo found herself stumbling over these words in 2000. At the time, she was a graduate student at Stanford University studying education. While there, she focused on making online learning materials for pre-med students, and although she studied public health in her home country of South Korea, she found the medical... Read More

Adapting, Exploring and Finding Belonging

Adapting, Exploring and Finding Belonging

On Friday mornings, a small group of friends often can be found chatting as they sit on couches tucked along a window-lined wall in the FedEx Global Education Center on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus. Conversation flows in varied accents from across the globe.  They found each other thanks to their... Read More

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