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UNC System launches first-in-nation virtual reality technology to improve college access

CHAPEL HILL, NC - The University of North Carolina System has unveiled a new app that will allow users to take immersive virtual reality tours of each of the UNC System’s 16 universities. This innovative initiative, made possible through the Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) NC program, marks the first wide-scale use of virtual reality to promote and facilitate college access.

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UNC System Announces the Passing of President Emeritus C.D. Spangler, Jr.

The University of North Carolina System (UNC System) announces the passing of President Emeritus C. D. Spangler, Jr.

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UNC Board of Governors Regular Session, July 27, 2018

The UNC Board of Governors will meet in regular session at 9 a.m. on Friday, July 27, 2018, in the board room at the UNC Center for School Leadership Development, located at 140 Friday Center Drive in Chapel Hill, N.C. There will also be a total of eight committee meetings ...

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