Grad Student Work

Dedicated researcher in housing, community development receives Boka W. Hadzija Award

Kirstin Frescoln, a doctoral student in city and regional planning, has received the 2017 Boka W. Hadzija Award for Distinguished University Service by a Graduate or Professional Student.

Building innovation

Graduate students bring their research to life in new makerspaces on campus

Global scholars

International students bring fresh perspectives to research, teaching and outreach at Carolina

Partnerships with power

Through engaged research, community leaders and students collaboratively address issues and serve people in need

Shaping the future of science

National Science Foundation Fellowships catalyze future leaders and researchers

Innovative training is ‘win-win-win’

Health care clinics, patients, graduate students benefit from UNC-PrimeCare graduate student training.

Profit for a purpose

Graduate course inspires alumni to launch mission-driven businesses.

Research ‘snapshots’ reveal connections

The Graduate School honors students, recent alumni for contributions benefiting N.C. communities now and in the future; Horizon Awards are new for 2017.

Doctoral students gain real-world skills

UNC-Chapel Hill students translate summer internships into full-time jobs thanks to an innovative new program from The Graduate School.

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.