What’s new in Carolina Graduate School Magazine

New school year, new Tar Heels

The Graduate School welcomes grad students to the Carolina family Picture a room of about 800 new graduate students all ready to learn about their new academic journey. This was just one of many scenes from The Graduate School’s half-day … Continued

Amanda Martin

Coastal resilience

Amanda Martin received a 2018 Impact Award for her analysis of community and household recovery after Hurricane Floyd. We asked for her initial thoughts on recovery after Florence.

Carolina graduate student innovation and impact

What percentage of Carolina’s students are enrolled in graduate programs? The number is 27 percent! Learn more facts about graduate student innovation and impact.

Highlights from the 2018 Doctoral Hooding Ceremony

Kathryn Lofton, a critic of popular culture and historian of religion, gave the keynote address at UNC-Chapel Hill’s 2018 Doctoral Hooding Ceremony on May 12, 2018.

Student Focus: Larisa Svirsky

Larisa Svirsky, doctoral student and poet, is one of 21 students to receive prestigious Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship in 2018.

Jamie Blake

Jamie Blake is selected as Harold J. Glass USAF Graduate Fellow for 2018-19

Her fellowship provides, among other benefits, mentoring from Annegret Fauser, the professor who selected her specifically for the award.

Leah Taraskiewicz

Supporting LGBTQIA-identified students on campus

Queer Graduate and Professional Students initiative offers community, resources to students

Liz Chen and Jessica Shor

Chen, Shor receive AAUW awards focused on ‘expanding women’s potential and supporting their future promise’

Chen receives an American Dissertation Fellowship, and Shor receives a Career Development Grant


Graduate Student Work

N.C. Impact


Campus News and Updates

Alumni and Friends