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A new day for Old Fort

A creative collaborative supported by Southern Futures is conceiving a bright future for Old Fort, North Carolina.
Emma Reinhardt examines a bird as she kneels in the field doing research.

Crouching researcher, hidden sparrow

Four UNC students spent their summer in Colorado studying Lincoln’s sparrows in search of answers to fundamental biological questions.

Preserving endangered manuscripts

Religious studies scholar Waleed Ziad and UNC librarian Rustin Zarkar traveled to the Afghanistan-Pakistan border to work with local communities on digitizing endangered Sufi archives.
Dean White chats with students in line to take sips from the Old Well.

From Colorado to Carolina

Jim White, the College’s new dean, is a climate scientist and a consensus-builder.
Andy Lang gestures at a chalkboard while lecturing.

Lifelong learners and leaders

A new general education curriculum launched this fall at Carolina and is designed to support students as they engage in their communities and the world.
The cover for the fall magazine features a female student wearing a big coat and holding binoculars as she looks up into the sky. The headline says;

Inside This Issue

In the Field: A summer of discovery for Carolina researchers. ALSO INSIDE: When IDEAs meet action, Meet Dean Jim White, Exploring the multiverse. Click on the magazine cover to view a reader-friendly flipbook.

Jim White stand on a boat wearing a yellow vest.

Letter From the Dean

Dean Jim White shares what he's been up to since becoming dean of the College in July.

Robert and Pearl Seymour stand on the lawn outside.

Give to Carolina

The Seymour family has established the Dr. Robert E. Seymour Jr. Dean’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Fund in the College of Arts and Sciences.

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