Media Center

 

The UNC Media Center provides central access to all published feature stories, system news, and press releases. Our archive holds a great deal of information about the accomplishments of our students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

Feature Stories

We’re proud of the work of our 17 campuses and affiliate institutions in providing the best possible instruction, research, and outreach to benefit the state and beyond. Take a look at some of the stories highlighting system accomplishments, initiatives, and people.

Across the System News

Read news from across the UNC system that reflects institutional priorities.

Press Releases

View our most recent announcements and access the press release archives.

Connect

Call or email the Communications staff to submit a media inquiry or interview request or ask us about a story published on our website.

Top Stories

Uniform Credit Adds Up to Success

UNC System Standardizes AP Credit Policy

In July 2018, the Board of Governors passed a new System-wide Advanced Placement (AP) credit policy. This new policy, a shared top priority of both President Spellings and the Board's Committee on... more

2018 Holshouser Award Winners Wolfram and Westling

UNC System Announces Two Winners of the 2018 Governor James E. Holshouser, Jr. Award for Excellence in Public Service

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November 9, 2018

CHAPEL HILL, NC - Two UNC System faculty members received the 2018 Governor James E. Holshouser, Jr. Award for Excellence in Public Service: Dr. David Westling, from Western Carolina University... more

Latest News

UNC Charlotte among universities awarded NSF grant to improve STEM faculty diversity

UNC Charlotte among universities awarded NSF grant to improve STEM faculty diversity

UNC Charlotte was awarded a major collaborative research grant by the National Science Foundation’s Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP) program.

 

Dr. Ford Grant, faculty director of the School of Dental Medicine’s community service learning center in Ahoskie, talks with patient Amber Doering. The dental school has received national recognition for its innovative approach to dental education. (Photos by Rhett Butler)

Access Success: ECU dental school earns national honor for innovation

The national organization representing all U.S. and Canadian dental schools announced last week that a 2019 award for innovation will go to the School of Dental Medicine at East Carolina University.

 

University College supports student success

University College supports student success

Freshman year is guaranteed to be full of excitement, yet challenging for most college students.

Academic challenges. Being your own boss. Time management. Financial challenges. The list goes on.

 

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