Western Europe / European Union News

UNC Global Announces 2017-18 Global Partnership Award Recipients

August 14, 2018

UNC Global announces the 2017-2018 Global Partnership Award recipients. The awards program was launched in Fall 2013 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to help faculty, staff and students develop and sustain partnerships with international institutions, with preference given to proposals that include designated university strategic or emerging partners. Recipients receive awards… Read more »

UNC School of Nursing Ranks 6th in World Rankings

July 27, 2018

The UNC School of Nursing ranks 6th among nursing schools the world over and third among US schools of nursing according to ShanghaiRanking’s Academic Ranking of Academic Subjects 2018 report. The new rankings demonstrate a four-point rise from 2017 when the School ranked 10th overall. Considered the most influential international ranking by the Chronicle of Higher Education, the annual… Read more »

MEASURE Evaluation Receives Research Award from IAS for Study on Programs Integrating HIV and Tuberculosis Care in Ukraine

The International AIDS Society HIV Co-Infections and Co-Morbidities Initiative has awarded MEASURE Evaluation a top prize for its abstract investigating a strategy to improve outcomes for people co-infected with HIV and tuberculosis (TB). MEASURE Evaluation is funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the President’s Emergency Fund for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)…. Read more »

Carolina Alumnus William McInerney Named 2018 Gates Cambridge Scholar

July 5, 2018

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill alumnus William McInerney has been awarded a prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarship, which provides full support for graduate study at the University of Cambridge in England. The Gates Cambridge Scholarship, established by a donation to the University of Cambridge from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in 2000, supports… Read more »

Doctoral Student Lisa Bauer Merges Computer Science, Love of Language with Research Goal of Improving Quality of Life

June 29, 2018

Lisa Bauer grew up bilingual in German and English. Her love of learning languages also includes Spanish, Italian and French. While an undergraduate at Johns Hopkins University, Bauer started adding computer programming languages to her repertoire. Now a second-year computer science doctoral student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a National Science… Read more »

UNC-Chapel Hill Hosts International Visitor Leadership Program on Foreign Policy

June 28, 2018

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill hosted a delegation from the U.S. Department of State International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) focusing on foreign policy on June 25, 2018. The IVLP delegation included government officials, public officers and academic professionals from Bulgaria, Italy, Serbia, Slovakia and Sweden. The group visited Carolina to examine the… Read more »