Month: March 2011

MLK Scholars give back to the campus and community

The winner and runners up for the University’s 2011 Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship are students in the College of Arts and Sciences. They were recognized during UNC’s 30th Annual MLK Birthday Celebration for following Dr. King’s example through their work to improve the quality of life of the community and the campus. Jakelin Bonilla, …

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Two win Goldwater Scholarships

Timothy Palpant and Varvara Zemskova, juniors at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, have won 2011 Goldwater Scholarships, among the nation’s most prestigious for undergraduate study. The awards go to outstanding college sophomores and juniors who intend to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering. The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and …

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2011 Burch Fellows take on world challenges with innovative projects

Six Carolina undergraduates will head off on exciting journeys in the United States and abroad to pursue independent study projects of their own design, thanks to the Burch Fellows Program in the College of Arts and Sciences. The program, supported by Lucius E. Burch III, a 1963 Carolina graduate, recognizes undergraduates at the University who …

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