Lessons Learned at The Nour Center

The following blog was written by Lucia Mock. My work bag is full of silver and blue glitter, and for the past few days, everything that I grab out of this bag – usually important things like my laptop, pens, a notebook – are covered in glitter, and inevitably I … Continued

Campus Y Weekly

Stay up-to-date! Sign up for our weekly newsletter here.         Wheelchair Basketball with UNC Best Buddies 10/3 | 11am-2pm | The Pit Join the UNC Disability Awareness team as we promote respect & inclusion for ALL athletes! You are welcome to either play or just watch with … Continued

Project Heel Visits Ghana

The following blog was written by Jacob Stocks and Gretchen Blankinship. We are members of the Campus Y organization Project Heel, and this past May we traveled to West Africa where we partnered with a primary school and the Methodist Clinic in Lawra, Ghana. Lawra is a rural community located … Continued

Campus Y Selects 2017-2018 Global Gap Year Fellows

The Campus Y at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has selected ten 2017-2018 Global Gap Year Fellowship (GGYF) recipients. These eight, incoming first-year students and two rising juniors will defer a year of university enrollment to gain informal, global education that combines volunteer service, work, and international … Continued

Remembering to be Flexible

The following blog was written by Meagan Meekins, a Global Engagement Fellow currently working in Guatemala.    Being in the Peace Corps taught me that you can never prepare for life abroad. You will learn more than you thought. You will stretch yourself farther than you thought. You will find … Continued