Grad certificate preps students to innovate for public goodA new nine-credit-hour program will launch in spring 2021, teaching design thinking skills for solving complex problems across diverse fields of research and practice.
U.S. Department of Energy funds solar energy researchThe University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill leads the CHASE partnership, which will work to develop hybrid photoelectrodes for fuel production.
Collins named senior associate dean for development in the CollegeAnne H. C. Collins has been named senior associate dean for development in the College of Arts & Sciences and executive director of the Arts and Sciences Foundation.
Study abroad goes virtualThis fall, a group of students are experiencing study abroad virtually with the Universidad San Francisco de Quito in Ecuador, which began a partnership with Carolina in 2006.
Two take on new humanities rolesSeth Kotch has been named director of the Southern Oral History Program. Ashley Melzer has been tapped to lead the College’s Humanities for the Public Good initiative.
Summer Bridge helped a pediatrician get a solid start at CarolinaLeon Livingston ’91, a pediatrician in Memphis, Tennessee, credits a UNC program called Summer Bridge with helping him jumpstart his academic career.
New initiative will study technology and the adolescent brainThe Winston Family Initiative will put Carolina’s department of psychology and neuroscience at the forefront of brain development and technology research over the next three years.
‘Your only limitation is your own imagination’Richard Watkins, program coordinator for Chancellor’s Science Scholars (CSS), shares how UNC helped shape his career path and why he invests in the next generation of STEM talent.
Inside This Issue
Southern Futures: Diverse voices for a changing region. Also inside: Carolina Pivots; A Poet's Roots; Pandemic-inspired research and more. View a reader-friendly flipbook.
Letter From the Dean
Virtual greetings from the first-ever virtual issue of Carolina Arts & Sciences magazine.