News and Announcements

Brian Strong ’00 joins Fox Sports as VP of Brand Communications

October 23, 2017

Fox Sports has named Brian Strong its vice president of brand communications. According to Variety, Strong will lead entertainment, brand, and digital public relations... Continue reading

Governor Roy Cooper ’79 delivers University Day address

October 23, 2017

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper delivered a clear message during his University Day address—live a life of purpose. “This university is second to none... Continue reading

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