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Korean Fulbright delegation visits UNC-Chapel Hill

Korean Fulbright Participants Visit UNC-Chapel Hill

June 7, 2019

International education administrators from eight Korean universities visited UNC-Chapel Hill on Thursday, May 23, 2019, through the Fulbright International Education Administrators Program. Visitors met with global units on Carolina’s campus to further international collaboration.

Carolina Global Photography Competition 2019-2020 Celebrating 20 Years

Carolina Global Photography Competition Celebrates 20th Anniversary

May 29, 2019

The 20th annual Carolina Global Photography Competition will be accepting submissions beginning June 1, 2019. This amateur competition, which is open to students, alumni, faculty and staff of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, showcases Carolina’s global activity, educational opportunities, research and service work.

UNC Global Hosts the Chancellor’s Global Leadership Council in New York City

May 15, 2019

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill hosted a meeting for more than 120 members and guests of the Chancellor’s Global Leadership Council in New York City, May 2–3, 2019. The council meets biannually and focuses on advocacy for the University’s top global priorities, such as A Global Mindset, one of four signature initiative funding priorities for the Campaign for Carolina.

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UNC-Chapel Hill Awarded $14 Million to Make Childbirth Safer for Mothers and Infants

May 2, 2019

A team of clinical researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has received $14 million from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to conduct two studies designed to improve pregnancy outcomes in the world’s poorest countries. An interdisciplinary team at the UNC School of Medicine and the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health will lead the studies.

Seven Students Receive Class of 1938 Summer Project Abroad Fellowship

April 30, 2019

Seven students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have received Class of 1938 Summer Project Abroad Fellowships for research abroad in summer 2019. Supported by an endowment created by UNC-Chapel Hill’s Class of 1938, the fellowship has funded independent international projects by Carolina students since 1975.

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UNC Global Hosts Fifth Annual Naturalization Ceremony

April 17, 2019

On April 12, UNC Global hosted its fifth annual naturalization ceremony in conjunction with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) in the Nelson Mandela Auditorium of the FedEx Global Education Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The ceremony celebrated the naturalization of 59 new American citizens who came from countries across the world.