Campus News

Doctoral student Patrick Lang wins Three Minute Thesis competition

Patrick Lang won UNC-Chapel Hill’s second annual Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition and advances to the March 2017 regional competition in Annapolis, Md.

Diversity and Student Success program co-sponsoring Color of Courage performance Nov. 10

The Graduate School’s Diversity and Student Success program and the Office of the Dean of Students are co-sponsoring The Color of Courage, a two-man theatrical performance about the bravery African-American soldiers displayed while serving in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

The free performance will be held on Nov. 10 from 6 p.m. […]

By |October 25th, 2016|Categories: Campus News, Grad Student Work||

Oct. 5 panel event focuses on ways to alleviate mental health stigma

Stigma Free Carolina, a student-led initiative focused on reducing mental health stigma at UNC-Chapel Hill, will sponsor a panel discussion on Oct. 5. The public is invited to attend the 5:30 p.m. event at the School of Social Work auditorium.

Serving those who serve

New initiative welcomes military-affiliated graduate students to Carolina and helps them transition to academic life.

The drive to discover

Summer Undergraduate Pipeline nurtures student interest in original research. More than 100 students presented findings in 2016, up from 31 in 2015.
By |September 9th, 2016|Categories: Campus News|Tags: , |

The Royster Society of Fellows at 20

Interdisciplinary fellowships help doctoral students reach their highest levels of achievement
By |September 7th, 2016|Categories: Alumni & Friends, Campus News|Tags: , |

New Heelprints on campus

More than 2,500 new graduate students arrive at Carolina – and they find many ways to engage within their campus and beyond
By |August 30th, 2016|Categories: Campus News|Tags: , |

2016 Doctoral Hooding Ceremony

More than 270 students participated in the UNC-Chapel Hill Doctoral Hooding Ceremony held on the morning of May 7 in the Dean E. Smith Center. The ceremony recognizes graduate students receiving their doctoral degrees.
By |May 24th, 2016|Categories: Campus News|Tags: , |

History professor receives 2016 Faculty Award for Excellence in Doctoral Mentoring

Donald J. Raleigh, the Jay Richard Judson distinguished professor of history at UNC-Chapel Hill, has received the 2016 Faculty Award for Excellence in Doctoral Mentoring.

‘Dedicated citizen of the university’ receives Boka W. Hadzija Award

Taylor Livingston, a doctoral candidate in anthropology, has received the 2016 Boka W. Hadzija Award for Distinguished University Service by a Graduate or Professional Student.