WCU Student-faculty teams probe diverse topics
WCU Student-faculty teams probe diverse topics
Building Blocks
Great Learners
Dr. Cherry Beasley recipient of
2017 Award for Excellence in Teaching
Artistic license
UNC system institutions receive NEA funding to further arts studies
Only limited by our imaginations
Pioneering Metal-Based Additive Manufacturing
Booting Up
UNC-Chapel Hill, UNC Charlotte provide intensive
programming training through boot camps

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Cheatham-White Scholarship program established at NCCU and NC A&T

Students will soon be able to apply for the Cheatham-White Scholarship, a newly established merit-based scholarship program for incoming freshmen attending North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University or North Carolina Central University beginning in the fall of 2018.

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Statement by UNC President Margaret Spellings

“As a University, we are resolute in defending civil rights, facilitating opportunities for civil discourse, and teaching students through service- and experiential-learning. We do this in service ... "

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Board of Governors Committee Meeting, August 1, 2017

The Board of Governors Committee on Educational Planning, Policies, and Programs will meet on Tuesday, August 1, 2017, starting at 12:00 p.m. in the Board Room, Center for School Leadership Development, Chapel Hill.

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The University of North Carolina’s 17 campuses share in its mission to discover, create, transmit and apply knowledge. More than 220,000 students are enrolled at 16 universities and the NC School of Science and Mathematics, the country’s first public residential high school for gifted students. Each year, we graduate more than 30,000 students from over 200 academic degree programs. Our graduates emerge as leaders, creators and researchers, prepared to connect with and give back to the communities that have supported UNC for more than two centuries.