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Five UNC employees honored with Chancellor's Awards

  September 28, 2005 Five University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill employees were honored Sept. 27 for their leadership and creativity with the 2005 Chancellor’s Award.This year’s recipients are: Photograph of William H. Browder Jr. Ruth Miller, of the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Center; Karen High, of the Health Sciences Library; Victoria Dowd,... Read more »

UNC awarded more than $1 million to study future of librarianship

September 28, 2005 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s School of Information and Library Science has been awarded two federal grants totaling more than $1 million from the national Institute of Museum and Library Services.The institute awarded more than $21 million in grants to 37 universities, libraries and other organizations nationwide to support... Read more »

UNC to host discussion on recovery, rebuilding after Hurricane Katrina

September 21, 2005 As the nation recovers from the devastating effects of Hurricane, a public forum at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Sept. 22 will address readiness and challenges arising from natural disasters.”Katrina: Preparing for and Responding to Natural Disasters” will bring together prominent experts in public health, city and regional... Read more »

Hicks named as director of workforce development at public health institute

September 20, 2005 Photograph of Steve A. Hicks The North Carolina Institute for Public Health has named Steve A. Hicks director for workforce development. Hicks, a 15-year veteran of executive education, will be responsible for training programs among the state’s public health workforce. These programs are part of the Institute’s mission as the service and... Read more »