Celebrating 75 Years

Robert, Phyllis and Tessa (pictured here) Verhalen welcomed alumni and friends to their home for a 75th Anniversary event in McLean, VA on June 22.
June 7, 2015, marks the School's 75th anniversary. Join us as we celebrate with alumni and friends in cities across the country.
Byron Bullard, Mary Webster and Laura and Fred Brown at the Levine Museum of the New South in Charlotte.
The School hosted an event for alumni and friends at the Carter Center in Atlanta this past fall.
Alumni get together at the Moakley United States Courthouse in Boston this past November.
Alumni in Chicago for the American College of Healthcare Executives meeting, get together at the Hard Rock Cafe.
Our Washington, D.C.-area alumni and friends gathered for an event at the National Geographic Museum on April 29.
Alumni and friends join in on the 75th anniversary celebrations in Greensboro this past May.

Upcoming Events

Please visit this page often as we are always adding new events for our alumni and friends and posting photos from our past events on the School’s flickr page.

Alumni and friends – Join us for a great time at the beautiful Alamance Country Club in Burlington, N.C., as we honor Ed McCauley for a lifetime of leadership and service to hospitals and healthcare organizations in North Carolina and help raise money for the Ed McCauley Scholarship in Healthcare Leadership!

Thursday, September 11, 6–8 p.m.

Don’t miss this fantastic event hosted by Cone Health Alamance Regional. Space is limited so reserve your place now!

To attend, please register here by September 5.

World of Difference Dinner

UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

Thursday, November 6

The World of Difference Dinner
Reception at 6:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 7:30 p.m.
Michael Hooker Research Center at the Gillings School of Global Public Health
To learn how to receive an invitation to this special event, please contact Jerry Salak at jerry.salak@unc.edu or (919) 966-0198.

New Orleans

National WWII Museum New Orleans
Monday, November 17
Reception 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
The National World War II Museum
945 Magazine Street
This event is held in conjunction with the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association.  You do not have to be registered for the conference to attend our reception.
Registration to open in the fall. 

Chapel Hill

Friday Center Chapel Hill
Friday, February 27
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
36th Annual Minority Health Conference
William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education
Registration to open in the fall.


Miami FL
Monday, March 16
ENAR 2015 Spring Meeting
This event is held in conjunction with the Eastern North Atlantic Chapter of the International Biometric Society. All are welcome to attend.
Registration to open in the fall.

Foard Lecture

Friday Center Auditorium

Thursday, April 16
47th Annual Foard Lecture
Lecture at 6 p.m. followed by a reception at 7 p.m.
Select departmental events begin at 4 p.m.
William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Stay Connected

Keep your contact information up-to-date on our Alumni Online Community to receive invitations when there is an event in your area!

Can’t make an event?

You can stay in touch with us via social media or see photos from our past 75th Anniversary celebrations on the School’s flickr page.

Questions about upcoming events?

Please contact Jerry Salak, Director of Alumni and Donor Relations, at jerry.salak@unc.edu or (919) 966-0198.