Impact awards

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.

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 […]

Powerful voices

Gregory DeCandia’s solo theater performance piece honors military personnel and shares their experiences.

Graduate students demonstrate discoveries at Graduate Education Day

Graduate students from throughout the state recently had the opportunity to meet members of the N.C. General Assembly and share the ways graduate student research is benefiting North Carolina’s economy and citizens.

Making A World Of Difference Right Here At Home

Graduate students earn GEAB Impact Awards for creating new knowledge to help N.C. industry, communities and citizens
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Sound graduate work

Christopher Giardina has created surgical tools to assess cochlear trauma during implantation surgery, and they are already in use at UNC Hospitals. The Graduate School is honoring Giardina and other students for new discoveries that benefit our state.
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Effectively fighting blood clots

Cardiovascular disease and blood clotting disorders are the leading cause of death in North Carolina. And Maria Aleman is creating discoveries to help fight blood clots more effectively.

Aleman is one of the 2014 recipients of the Graduate Education Advancement Board Impact Awards. The Graduate School presents the Impact Awards each year to graduate students […]

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2014 Impact Awards

Graduate Education Advancement Board Impact Awards recognize student research that helps North Carolina
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