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Sexuality & Gender Alliance (SAGA)

June 11, 2019

SAGA began in 1974 as the Carolina Gay Association, with a mission to “liberate and educate” queer and allied UNC students. As a political and social group, the Carolina Gay Association held picnics and other social events, maintained a gay … Read more

Embody Carolina

May 18, 2016

Embody Carolina is a committee dedicated to raising eating disorder awareness, spreading body positivity, fighting stigma and educating allies in our community through an intersectional and inclusive approach. At the core of what we do is our peer-led training that … Read more

Student Environmental Action Coalition (SEAC)

May 17, 2016

Student Environmental Action Coalition (SEAC) is committed to defending social justice through environmental initiatives. We communicate messages of environmental and political activism through local initiatives, but have extended our reach to the state level as well, and have participated in … Read more

Students United for Immigrant Equality (SUIE)

May 17, 2016

Students United for Immigrant Equality (SUIE) – SUIE’s vision is to empower, inform, and activate the immigrant community, its allies, and the greater public about the issues that prevent immigrants in the United States from being able to enjoy the protection … Read more

Rethink: Psychiatric Illness

May 17, 2016

Rethink: Psychiatric Illness is aimed at raising awareness about mental illnesses and challenging the stigmas that surround them. In order to encourage students to become advocates, Rethink runs student-led trainings throughout the school year in which participants learn the basics about … Read more

Community Justice, Abolition & Antiracism (CJAA)

May 17, 2016

Community Justice, Abolition & Antiracism (CJAA) works to bring critical community attention to the problems plaguing the criminal justice system. CJAA volunteers and organizes with various partners including the Durham County Youth Home, a local juvenile detention center, and leads … Read more

Carolina Advocates for Gender Equity (CAGE)

May 17, 2016

Carolina Advocates for Gender Equity rejects the gender binary as a social construct that often leads to harmful gender roles and gender-based violence and discrimination. We celebrate the spectrum of gender identity and gender expression. We make our community a welcoming, … Read more

Disability Advocates for Carolina

May 17, 2016

We hope to inspire our peers and community members so that they may realize that our differences make us the same, and the challenges we face make us stronger. In the fall of 2012, four students — three of whom … Read more