Bonner Leaders Program

The Bonner Leaders Program accepts work-study students with demonstrated leadership potential and a demonstrated commitment to public service, providing an opportunity for them to engage in intensive community work supplemented by weekly capacity-building workshops and critical issues seminars.

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CUBE

CUBE provides social entrepreneurs at Carolina with a number of interconnected benefits: capacity building outside the classroom; elite coaching and mentoring from seasoned entrepreneurs; co-working space; and seed funding for venture development.

 

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Global Gap

The Global Gap Year Fellowship offered at UNC-Chapel Hill is the only college-sponsored gap year program that allows students to design their own gap-year experience. Fellows are encouraged to create their service-based gap years with the full support and guidance of our staff and faculty.

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GEF Blog: Defining “Home” in Uganda

Posted 1 week ago

The Global Engagement Fellowship (GEF) supports UNC Chapel Hill students conducting international social-­justice oriented summer projects. The following blog was written by GEF recipient Alaina Plauche. With only 5 days left in Uganda, my great summer adventure is coming to … Continued

GEF Blog: Privileged

Posted 1 week ago

The Global Engagement Fellowship (GEF) supports UNC Chapel Hill students conducting international social-­justice oriented summer projects. The following blog was written by GEF recipient Thilini Weerakkody. I can see her crying from across the dry, grassy field; she looks like … Continued

UNC Best Buddies Named “Outstanding College Chapter of the Year”

Posted 3 weeks ago

Congratulations to the UNC chapter of Best Buddies, which received the Overall Outstanding College Chapter Award at this year’s Best Buddies International Leadership Conference in Bloomington, Indiana! Best Buddies International is the world’s largest organization dedicated to ending the social, … Continued

CUBE Social Ventures Blossom During Summer Accelerator

Posted 3 weeks ago

Over the past five years, the Campus Y’s CUBE has supported nearly 30 teams of social innovators as they put their ideas for solving the world’s greatest problems into practice. This spring, the cohort took a new course, PLCY 490 … Continued