Message Archive

2018

December

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt: Update on the Confederate Monument 

October

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt and Provost Robert A. Blouin

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt about Carolina history 

September

Message from Chancellor Folt and the Board of Trustees on the Confederate Monument

UNC-Chapel Hill ranks fifth among the country’s public universities for 18th consecutive year

Message from Carolina on possible Sept. 8 demonstrations

UNC-Chapel Hill named best value in public higher education

August

Message from Chancellor Folt on the future of the Confederate Monument

Message from Chancellor Folt and Provost Blouin on Aug. 30 demonstrations

Message from Chancellor Folt on BOG resolution about the Confederate Monument

Message from Carolina on Saturday’s rally

Message from Carolina on possible rally

Update from Carolina, UNC System leaders on the Confederate Monument

Message from Chancellor Folt on the Confederate Monument

Message from Carolina on the First Amendment and free speech laws and policies

Message from the Chancellor: New University Ombuds

July

Message from Chancellor Folt on the passing of President Emeritus C.D. Spangler, Jr.

Campus email on Carolina’s Title IX program

April

Outstanding service earns six employees prestigious Massey Awards

March

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt on Phyllis Petree retirement

January

Honoring our Bridge Builders

Folt: Carolina has come a long way, more work to be done

A welcome back message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt

Folt, Lynch to be featured speakers during Carolina’s MLK Celebration Week

Message from University leadership on creating an inclusive and respectful culture

2017

December

UNC-Chapel Hill named best value in U.S. public higher education

Message from Chancellor Folt about Wayne Blair

Message from Chancellor Folt about Matt Fajack

Happy holidays from Chancellor Folt

Carolina research exceeds $1 billion annually for first time

‘A special moment’ to honor veterans

November

Gopal to be Winter Commencement Speaker

October

Carolina launches bike share program

A vision to guide Carolina’s growth

Recognizing our bridge builders

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt on NCAA decision

‘A life of purpose’

Message from Chancellor Folt on university-wide campaign

A phenomenal year is now even better at the Ackland

UNC-Chapel Hill announces Red, White and Carolina Blue Challenge

Carolina creates UNC Institute for Convergent Science

Carolina launches $4.25 billion comprehensive fundraising campaign

Attracting, retaining and rewarding top faculty

September

Carolina cuts ribon for veterans resource center

Laboratory of collaboration

11 years after the Spellings Commission ‘we need to do more’

Celebrating sustainability at Carolina

UNC-Chapel Hill ranks 5th among public universities

Carolina Conversations focuses on First Amendment

Celebrating an entirely new act

Message from University Leadership on DACA

August

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt on outside speaker

Message from university leadership on Hurricane Harvey

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt on possible rally

Off to a great start

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt on recent events

July

A continuity of people and purpose

Chancellor Folt receives 12th-person award from North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center

Folt takes deep dive into Galápagos research

Making an impact as a global university

June

Celebrating a historic partnership

UNC-Chapel Hill wins $1 million Cooke Prize

May

‘A light of hope’

A transformative day for entrepreneurship at Carolina

UNC-Chapel Hill achieves unprecedented growth in impact from innovation and entrepreneurship

‘Never forget where you came from’

Beginning of a ‘great responsibility’

End of year message from Chancellor Folt

UNC hosts reception at Winston House in London for alumni and friends

April

Nine recognized for work to further diversity and inclusion

Folt lays out bold vision for Carolina’s future

Carolina’s edible garden part of Earth Day Celebration

A new facility for UNC Horizons

Arts Everywhere at Carolina

Piano art

Right where we want to be

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt and Emil J. Kang: Arts Everywhere

March

Carolina launches five-year ‘Creating Scientists’ initiative

February

Message from University leadership: addressing threatening flyers

Black History Month lecture examines American quest for justice

A home worthy of great music

January

Message from Chancellor Folt: response to Executive Order

Ackland Art Museum receives $25 million gift

Message from Chancellor Folt: Welcome back

Message from Chancellor Folt: ‘A tremendous gift’

Carolina’s women in science

Carolina BOT unanimously passes Connect NC bond

UNC-Chapel Hill launches Carolina Angel Network, names managing director

2016

December

‘Caring hearts and laser-sharp minds’ graduate at Winter Commencement

Carolina among new alliance to expand access for talented lower-income students

Happy Holidays from Chancellor Carol L. Folt

Making the campus more inclusive for our community

November

Trustees learn about the power of discovery

Examining our history

Message from Chancellor Folt: Carolina Hall exhibit open

Message form Chancellor Carol L. Folt: Respect for all

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt

October

Message from University leadership: Update on race and inclusion initiatives

UNC-Chapel Hill Research: ‘We’ve seen powerful results’

Three Zeros combines aspiration, pragmatism

A legacy on which to build

Carolina names scholarships to honor noteworthy ‘firsts’

Give for Good: UNC-Chapel Hill accepts $20 million match challenge from anonymous donor

September

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt: Addressing national unrest

Count everyone in

Message from Chancellor Folt: A difficult but important topic

Appiah speech kicks off Carolina’s Human Heart initiative

Top 5 – Again

Never forget

UNC with me

‘Dear future me’

August

Message from University leadership: Update on race, equity and inclusion

Back to school 2016: A look back

‘A force for good’

UNC-Chapel Hill celebrates second consecutive record fundraising year

THINKposium 2016 explores the ‘lived experience’

Message from Chancellor Folt and AD Cunningham on NCAA Investigation

July

Personnel announcements, current events highlight trustees’ meeting

Message from University leadership: Offering support

June

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt on Orlando shooting

Message from Chancellor Folt on Zika virus awareness event

May

‘Soak in this moment’

‘Another beginning’ at Hooding Ceremony

Campus organizations honor graduates before Commencement

A special flourish for Carolina First

April

End of year message from Chancellor Folt

A ‘holistic’ approach

Message from University leaders: Update on House Bill 2

Women in Science Symposium helps build networks, confidence

March

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt: Understanding HB2

A campus kaleidoscope

Listening – and learning

March BOT: Visits, goodbyes and accolades

Message from Chancellor Folt on accolades, updates and activities

Four stand-out leaders honored with Advancement of Women Award

February

Diversity in STEM

January

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

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

Carolina BOT unanimously passes Connect NC bond resolution

Welcome back message from Chancellor Folt

‘Step up to the future

2015

December

Message from Chancellor Folt and University leaders about making campus more inclusive

Happy Holidays from Chancellor Carol L. Folt

‘Innovation Generation’ receives degrees

November

Update from History Task Force 

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt: University town hall

Saying ‘Thank you’

October

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt on Oct. 25 demonstrations 

Crafting a road map to innovation

‘Welcome to the Carolina century’

Embracing Change at the Speed of Innovation

September

Message from Chancellor Folt: Entwisle to conclude service as Vice Chancellor

Message from Chancellor Folt: Task Force on UNC-Chapel Hill History

The potential for saying ‘yes’

August

Folt discusses college accessibility at National Press Club

Welcome message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt

Folt, Hawking kick off historic physics conference

A Nobel connection in Stockholm

June

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt on Chancellor Aycock

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt on Charleston shooting

May

Trustees adopt comprehensive approach to curating and teaching campus history

End-of-year message from Chancellor Folt

‘A magic piece of paper’ for Carolina Firsts

Chancellor, campus organizations honor graduates before Commencement

March

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt: Carolina Conversations 

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt on Centers and Institutes

February

Message from Chancellor Folt and Provost Dean on Centers and Institutes

Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt: A tremendous loss

 

2013

December

Carolina #1 academic value among public campuses for 13th time in a row

Leadership Transition in Human Resources

November

2013 Campus Sustainability Report Release

Appointment of a Vice Chancellor for Communications and Public Affairs

Response to Cobb Residence Hall Fire

October

You can do it!

Folt, students celebrate at Folt Fest

“Together, we can make history”

Faculty research tackles vital issues, touches lives across world

Leloudis: For more than two centuries, ‘public’ has been Carolina’s guide star

Chancellor Folt’s installation address: Carolina Strong – Ever Fresh, Forward and for the People

You’re Invited to the Installation of Chancellor Carol Folt

You’re invited: Folt installation Oct. 12

Chancellor’s Medallion adds luster, history to installation

Installation ceremony brings 414-year-old Durant Bible out of vault

September

Folt feels ‘great sense of optimism and purpose’ in Carolina’s future

Appointment of a Vice Chancellor for Development

Kevin Seitz Named Interim Chief Financial Officer

Vice Chancellor Gray to return to New York, family and private-sector opportunity

Installation of Chancellor Carol Folt

August

Announcement of Interim Director for Equal Opportunity/ADA Office

July

Caudill elected to chair Board of Trustees; other officers, new members start

Faculty research funding increases to $777.8 million, up nearly $11 million

Greetings from Chancellor Carol Folt

Carol Folt starts new era as 11th chancellor

April

Chancellor-Elect Folt Greets the Campus Community

Chancellor-Elect Folt’s Acceptance Remarks to the UNC Board of Governors

Nothing Could Be Finer

Folt named Carolina chancellor

#WelcomeCarol on social media

Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber CEO Welcomes Chancellor-Elect Carol Folt

Carol L. Folt Named Chancellor of UNC-Chapel Hill

Folt Named Chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill