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Dean Terry Rhodes pictured smiling in front of the Old Well on UNC-Chapel Hill's campus

Dean Terry Rhodes to retire in June 2022

Terry Rhodes, dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, will retire at the end of the academic year after a 35-year career at Carolina.
A photo of a fall leaf in front of the South Building on UNC-Chapel Hill's campus

Four faculty inducted into national academies

Four College faculty members were recently inducted into the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts & Sciences.
The UNC Asian American Center celebrates the opening of its physical location with a ribbon-cutting event and look inside the center.

New Asian American Center opens

The new Asian American Center, led by Heidi Kim, gives students, faculty and staff of Asian descent a place to call their own.
UNC Student Body President, Lamar Richards, greets students at the New Student Convocation held at Kenan Stadium on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Monday August 16, 2021. Executive director of the Shuford Program in Entrepreneurship, Bernard Bell, was the featured speaker.

Student Body President named Presidential Fellow

Lamar Richards, a UNC junior and student body president, has been named a 2021 Presidential Fellow.
Rhiannon Giddens pictured smiling behind a yellow backdrop

CPA announces Southern Futures initiative

CPA has announced “Southern Futures," an initiative that meets a pivotal moment in history by engaging artists and community partners in restorative justice and co-creation.
Headshots of the two new College faculty: Karla on the left and Greg on the right

Two new faculty join dean’s senior leadership team

Two new faculty members have joined the dean’s senior leadership team: Karla Slocum and Greg Copenhaver.
A picture of eye glasses sitting on a laptop screen filled with code

New data science minor launched this fall

A multidisciplinary data science minor will introduce students to new methods and applications.
Cover of book on the left and picture of Owen on the right

The show must go on

A new book chronicles the history of PlayMakers Repertory Company.
Thomas Wadden pictured in a black and white 1976 class photo

Support for clinical psychology graduate students

The Thomas A. Wadden Award for Training in Behavioral Medicine and Health Psychology will provide partial support for a clinical psychology graduate student working in these fields while completing graduate studies.
A group standing outside of the UNC Project Annex building

Department of African, African American and diaspora studies celebrates its first endowment

The Gafinowitz family have made a lasting pledge to the AAAD department in honor of Eunice Sahle’s excellence in teaching, research, leadership and mentorship.
Troy Blackburn smiles at the Office for Undergraduate Research celebration.

‘Undergraduate research changed my life’

Troy Blackburn, associate dean of the Office for Undergraduate Research, says research "was the best experience I had as an undergrad."
Cover of the Carolina Arts & Sciences magazine fall 2021 features three young women in Ecuador standing in front of a volcano. The text on the cover reads: Lessons from the Andes: High-impact research at high altitudes. ALSO INSIDE: Land and sea unite, English at 225, Seeing patterns in data.

Inside This Issue

Lessons from the Andes: High-impact research at high altitudes. ALSO INSIDE: Land and sea unite, English at 225, Seeing patterns in data. Click on the magazine cover to view a reader-friendly flipbook.

Dean Terry Rhodes poses with students after a boat trip.

Letter From the Dean

At the beginning of the semester, I took a field trip to the North Carolina coast to attend Rachel Noble’s undergraduate class, “Human Impacts on Estuarine Processes.”

Thomas Wadden pictured in a black and white 1976 class photo

Give to Carolina

“I received a priceless education at Carolina,” said Thomas Wadden (Ph.D. '81), whose support will help graduate students in clinical psychology. Wadden is a clinical psychologist and educator who is known for his research in behavioral medicine and health psychology.

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