GEF Blog: Advancing Education in Karenni Refugee Camps

June 8, 2018

The following blog was written by Global Engagement Fund recipient Anna DeGrauw. At the entrance of Ban Mae Surin, thin vines wrap themselves along tree branches that hang over the river. The water gently flows past the checkpoint of the … Continued

Leah Everist named Luce Scholar

March 6, 2018

Leah Everist, a fourth-year student with roots at the Campus Y, has been named a 2018 Luce Scholar. She is one of only 18 students in the United States selected for this prestigious internship program in Asia. [Read UNC’s official … Continued

Campus Y announces 2018 Kenan Biddle Partnership grantees

January 17, 2018

The Campus Y has announced the 2018 recipients of the Kenan Biddle Partnership grants program. Funded by the Kenan Charitable Trust and the Mary Duke Biddle Foundation, the Kenan Biddle Partnership will award a total of $55,000 to seven teams … Continued

1-on-1 with Scott Moody: Combining Mission and Market

April 13, 2017

By Emory Nager Carolina THINK and Innovate Carolina present Scott Moody who is responsible for Apple’s fingerprint recognition system found in the iPhone 5s. Scott founded AuthenTec, a tech company that made fingerprint sensors that could be used to unlock … Continued

The Great Carolina Cook-Off Comes to UNC

March 20, 2017

By Emory Nager The local non-profit Hope Gardens is sponsoring the upcoming UNC event of the Great Carolina Cook-Off on Thursday, March 30 from 6 PM to 9 PM in the Great Hall of the Student Union. The Great Carolina … Continued