Alumni & Friends

Making a Difference: GEAB 2015-2016

The Graduate Education Advancement Board (GEAB) champions graduate students at UNC-Chapel Hill. Members believe in the importance of graduate education at Carolina and share their perspectives on issues as diverse as advocacy for student needs and forward-thinking professional development. They also provide direct financial support for Graduate School initiatives such as the GEAB Impact […]

Lead plaintiff in Blackhorse v. Pro-Football Inc. to give keynote address at April 1 Native Leaders Symposium

“Historical Trauma and Healing: the Fourth Annual Native Leaders Symposium” will be held April 1 at the Carolina Inn, and the public is invited to attend.

Alumni Focus: Kevin Satisky and Judy Thorn

Biology alumni share lives and love of Carolina.
By |January 9th, 2016|Categories: Alumni & Friends|Tags: , |

Alumni Focus: Cun-Yu Wang

Distinguished UCLA Professor reflects on early training and mentors at Chapel Hill

Making a Difference: GEAB 2014-2015

Friends of graduate education support student success
By |April 6th, 2015|Categories: Alumni & Friends|Tags: , |

‘His service to others continues’

The University community recognizes Harold and Holly Glass for their gift of a professorship honoring Harold Glass’ father.
By |January 7th, 2015|Categories: Alumni & Friends|Tags: , |

Paying it forward

Five individuals share how odd jobs, mothers-in-law, coming to America and boosting the economy connect with giving back.
By |January 7th, 2015|Categories: Alumni & Friends|Tags: |

Alumni Focus: Meet Nora Kropp

‘Being able to understand the scientific literature in my field and design appropriate studies to address unanswered questions are two of the most valuable tools I took from grad school that I use in my work today,’ says this MPH alumna.
By |January 7th, 2015|Categories: Alumni & Friends|Tags: |

Summer funds make the difference

In early 2010, The Graduate School received a private gift from the estate of Thomas Ferdinand – and with that gift, an opportunity to respond to a critical graduate student need. The Graduate School committed those funds toward establishing a summer fellowship program for students in academic fields where summer support is limited. In […]

By |October 8th, 2014|Categories: Alumni & Friends, Grad Student Work|Tags: , |

Alumni Focus: Christina Farrell

The NYC Office of Emergency Management's deputy commissioner for external affairs received her master's degree in public administration from Carolina.
By |October 8th, 2014|Categories: Alumni & Friends|Tags: |