Gillings School honors 5 faculty members for teaching innovation

April 29, 2024
Students at the Gillings School have selected five faculty members to honor for teaching innovation in the classroom, including Drs. Bahjat Qaqish, Amanda Northcross, Yesenia Merino, Caroline Chandler and Jan Lee Santos.

Sutter, Li honored with 2024 Gillings teaching assistant awards

April 29, 2024
Sarah Sutter and Haolin "Leo" Li have been named the 2024 winners of the Gillings School Graduate Teaching Assistant (TA) Awards.

New Bachelor of Science in Public Health program in Community and Global Public Health

April 25, 2024
Beginning this fall, students can begin applying for the new degree program from the Department of Health Behavior.

Gillings School student among 16 to receive prestigious funding from National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program

April 24, 2024
A Gillings School student has received funding to support her research in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Impact Awards: 7 Gillings School students honored for transformative research contributions

April 18, 2024
Gillings students are seven of the 12 recipients of The Graduate School’s 2024 Impact Awards, recognizing graduate students in programs across disciplines for their powerful discoveries that contribute to a better future for the people of North Carolina.

Honoring the memory of Professor Emeritus Donald Willhoit

April 12, 2024
Donald Gillmor Willhoit, a professor emeritus  with the Gillings School who combined his deep faith with a love of scientific reasoning, died on March 7. He was 90 years old.

Combining food taxes and subsidies can lead to healthier grocery purchases for low-income households

April 9, 2024
Households buy fewer sugary drinks and more fruits and vegetables under simulated tax policies — without losing money or feeling unsatisfied.

UNC Gillings ranked No. 1 public school of public health in US

April 9, 2024
The Gillings School of Global Public Health has once again been ranked by peer leaders as the top public school of public health in the United States — and number two overall — by U.S. News and World Report.

The Abstract: April 8, 2024

April 8, 2024
A new pilot program selects Gillings student; professors from health behavior and epidemiology receive high honors from organizations; and a new article published regarding chronic obesity.

27 Gillings School undergraduates inducted into Phi Beta Kappa

April 5, 2024
Past and present Phi Beta Kappa members from across the country have included 17 American presidents, 42 U.S. Supreme Court Justices, more than 150 Nobel Laureates and numerous artistic, intellectual and political leaders.

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