Sixteen Undergraduates Selected as UNC Phillips Ambassadors for Study Abroad in Asia

Sixteen Undergraduates Selected as UNC Phillips Ambassadors for Study Abroad in Asia

Fifteen undergraduates from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and one Duke University undergraduate have been selected as Phillips Ambassadors for Summer and Fall 2015 study abroad programs in Asia. Undergraduate scholarship recipients will study in China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Singapore and South Korea. One history doctoral candidate was awarded a Phillips... Read More

New Master’s Program Prepares Students for Global Careers

New Master’s Program Prepares Students for Global Careers

During an undergraduate semester abroad in Cameroon, Sarah Miller Frazer spent time in the classroom but also traveled around the country to explore issues firsthand. “Academically it was very rewarding and rigorous, but the parts I enjoyed even more were the experiential components,” Frazer said. “Visiting the U.S. Embassy and meeting with the ambassador, going... Read More

Gillings School Formalizes Partnership with Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Santé Publique

Gillings School Formalizes Partnership with Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Santé Publique

A delegation from Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Santé Publique (EHESP), the French national school of public health, visited the Gillings School of Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on March 20, 2015, to sign a Memorandum of Understanding. The MOU solidified a partnership between the two schools, which was... Read More

Reynolds Co-authors ‘Definitive Account’ of Arab Spring

Reynolds Co-authors ‘Definitive Account’ of Arab Spring

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill political science professor Andrew Reynolds has co-authored a book exploring the Arab Spring, a series of pro-democracy uprisings throughout the Arab world in 2011 and 2012. The Arab Spring: Pathways of Repression and Reform (Oxford University Press, 2015) offers explanations for why regime change took place in only... Read More

UNC Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Namibian Independence, April 13

UNC Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Namibian Independence, April 13

The 2015 Douglass Hunt Lecture on April 13, 2015, will commemorate the 25th anniversary of Namibian independence from South Africa. The panel discussion will take place at 5 p.m. in the Nelson Mandela Auditorium at the FedEx Global Education Center. A reception will precede the panel at 4:30 p.m. in the James and Florence Peacock... Read More

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