Carolina Ranks 56th in 2016-17 ‘Times Higher Education’ World University Rankings

Carolina Ranks 56th in 2016-17 ‘Times Higher Education’ World University Rankings

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranks 56th among the world’s top 980 research universities, according to the London-based Times Higher Education World University Rankings. The 2016-2017 rankings, released Sept. 21, are based on 13 separate performance indicators designed to capture the full range of university activities. Those indicators cover teaching, research, [...]
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Professor Launches Camp to Strengthen the English Skills of Youth in Shanghai

Professor Launches Camp to Strengthen the English Skills of Youth in Shanghai

The UNC School of Social Work expanded its work in China this year with the creation of a youth camp designed to help low-income children in Shanghai strengthen their English skills. Mimi Chapman, a professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Meihua Zhu, a professor at East China University of Science and... Read More

UNC Welcomes Delegation from Universität Bremen

UNC Welcomes Delegation from Universität Bremen

A delegation from Universität Bremen in Germany visited the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill the week of Sept. 6 to strengthen the growing partnership between the institutions. The delegation included Annette Lang, director of the Bremen International Office, and Christian Peters, managing director of the Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences. During... Read More

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

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