News and Announcements

Adam Falk ’87 named president of Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

July 19, 2017

Adam Falk will step down as Williams College President to lead the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation at the end of this year. The Sloan Foundation... Continue reading

President eyes Ned Sharpless ’88 for key role

June 12, 2017

President Donald Trump wants Dr. Ned Sharpless to lead the federal government's fight against cancer. On Friday, the President announced he intends to appoint him... Continue reading

Ana Dougherty ’17 receives 2017 Princeton in Latin America Fellowship

June 9, 2017

Ana Dougherty has received a 2017 Princeton in Latin America Fellowship and will work as an Impact and Research Programs Associate at Global Partnerships in Nicaragua... Continue reading

Discoveries by Ned Sharpless ’88 leads to $108 million stock offering

June 1, 2017

Founded in 2008 with support from KickStart Venture Services, G1 Therapeutics, Inc. is developing treatments based on discoveries made by UNC Lineberger Director Ned Sharpless... Continue reading

Several scholars honored at the Chancellor’s Awards

May 24, 2017

Nine Morehead-Cains are among the students honored by Chancellor Folt with the Chancellor's Award—UNC's most prestigious award for academic achievement and leadership. The University... Continue reading

Frank Emory ’82 picked by Governor Cooper to chair Economic Development Board

May 11, 2017

Governor Roy Cooper has named Frank Emory as chair of the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina. “Frank knows what it takes to recruit businesses... Continue reading