Office of the Chancellor seeking 2016-17 Chancellor’s Fellows

The Office of the Chancellor is now accepting applications for the Chancellor’s Fellow positions. Applicants will need to submit a resume and cover letter through the Careers at Carolina website, no later than Feb. 23. See below for information about the position and the desired qualifications and experience. Position Summary: Up to three Chancellor’s Fellows… Read more »

Message from Chancellor Folt: Update on race, equity and inclusion

Dear Campus Community: As I promised in my recent welcome back message, I am writing to share actions we are taking to build upon the crucial conversations about race, equity, and inclusion that our students launched at Carolina last semester. I want to begin by thanking our students for your willingness to get involved and… Read more »

Carolina BOT unanimously passes Connect NC bond resolution

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Board of Trustees on January 28 unanimously passed a resolution endorsing the $2 billion Connect NC bond that will be on the March 15 ballot. If approved, the bond would include $68 million in funding for a new medical education building at the School of Medicine. Board… Read more »

‘Step up to the future’

It is again time, Governor Pat McCrory said, for North Carolina voters to “step up to the future” by approving the $2 billion Connect NC bond on March 15. During the past century, North Carolina voters have said yes to the future again and again – including a $40 million highway bill called for by… Read more »

‘Innovation Generation’ receives degrees

On an unseasonably warm Sunday afternoon, December Commencement speaker Kelly Hogan began her talk unlike most people at a podium. Instead of requesting her audience to put away their smartphones, she asked the Class of 2015 and the estimated 4,000 members of the crowd to keep their phones out and within reach. “I will be… Read more »

Happy Holidays from Chancellor Carol L. Folt

Dear Friends of Carolina, Warm wishes for a festive holiday and a joyful new year! Please enjoy our “Carolina snow globes,” which is a very cool app you download on your smartphone. Click here to download it from the App Store, or click here to get it on Google Play. Happy Holidays! Chancellor Carol L…. Read more »

Embracing Change at the Speed of Innovation

WELCOME Thank you Bruce – seeing you here and hearing your generous, kind comments means the world to me. I also am very grateful to the organizers for inviting me to speak with the community at this special moment in our history. Walking here this morning, I was acutely aware of the incredible honor and… Read more »

‘Welcome to the Carolina century’

The most recent University Day was probably the best-attended one ever, with an estimated 1,100 people in Memorial Auditorium. The day also had other aspects that set it apart. First with birthday party items like balloons, buttons and a giant birthday card; First to have faculty, staff and students process together under their school or… Read more »