The Campus Y community honors Patrick Luc Nixon

As many of you now know, on April 27th we lost a beloved member of our student community, rising sophomore Patrick Luc Nixon. Patrick was a member of our Development Committee, where his hard work, positivity, and insights were greatly valued. We wanted to share some memories and words from … Continued

Exploring and expanding UNC women’s history Sophia Hutchens (’20) graduated this May from UNC with degrees in Communication Studies and Anthropology. In addition to her role as Co-Director of Communication for the Campus Y, Hutchens was the program assistant for the Southern Oral History Program (SOHP), which conducts original research on the history and … Continued

Remembering Madison Devries, co-founder of Jump Ahead

Madison DeVries, a UNC junior whose many passions included being on the jump rope team, playing lacrosse and being an admissions ambassador, passed away on Friday, April 10, at age 20. [Read the full Daily Tar Heel article here.] In 2018, DeVries co-founded Jump Ahead, an after school program that teaches … Continued

CUBE announces 2020-2021 cohort

Congratulations to the eleven teams selected for CUBE residency this year! Designed and managed in partnership by the UNC Campus Y and Innovate Carolina, CUBE provides student innovators with a supportive environment to collaborate, receive one-on-one coaching, and earn seed funding as they develop social ventures. CUBE was founded in … Continued

Social justice while social distancing

Social justice while social distancing is an ongoing social media series that allows Campus Y committees to share how COVID-19 is impacting the issues they care about and how the Campus Y community can continue to advocate and stay engaged from afar.   CRIMINAL JUSTICE AWARENESS AND ACTION (CJAA) “Hand … Continued