News and Announcements

Rural Pediatrician Joan Templeton Perry ’79 Gives Back to Community, University, Family

July 19, 2018

Pediatrician Joan Templeton Perry ’79 loves her job because of the opportunity to teach families how to improve their lives. She loves living in the small town of Kinston, North Carolina, where she sees her patients at the grocery store

‘Everything came from that’ – Producer James Dean ’89 on Life after Carolina

July 12, 2018

When James Dean ’89 left Great Britain for Chapel Hill to start his undergraduate education, he had never been to the United States—let alone the South. “I had no... Continue reading

Top Adventurer Kate Harris ’05 Honed Exploration Skills through Morehead-Cain

July 5, 2018

Kate Harris ’05, one of Canadian Geographic’s Top 10 Explorers, doesn’t like the label “explorer” because, for her, it carries a heavy legacy of... Continue reading

Rob Gourley ’18 Wins Hearst National Multimedia Championship

June 29, 2018

Rob's award-winning video featured the first Arabic Muslim woman appointed as a San Francisco human rights commissioner. Continue reading

Mike McIntyre ’78 Wins N.C. Service Award

June 28, 2018

The North Carolina Bar Association has honored former Congressman Mike McIntyre ’78 for a lifetime of public service with The Chief Justice I. Beverly Lake, Jr. Public Service Award. Continue reading

A College Summer Leads to a Bestselling Novel

June 28, 2018

“The biggest and best thing the Foundation did for me was to give me an open slate,” Shilpi says. “Go anywhere, do anything—and here’s... Continue reading