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Dr. Nurse

April 22, 2014

New Doctor in Nursing Practice degree helps nurses bridge the gap between research and patient care Valerie Idada-Parker had questions. As a nurse practitioner in the psychiatric emergency department at UNC Hospitals, she had plenty of experience and education, but … Continued

New Voices Telling the American Story

April 22, 2014

New interdisciplinary Ph.D. explores many facets of America “Isn’t it great that in the very first year we attracted students from such a variety of backgrounds and with such different interests?” –Joy Kasson What does “American” mean? Answering that question is a nuanced and expansive task … Continued

A Conversation with the Dean

April 1, 2014

Kiran Bhardwaj, 2013-2014 president of the Graduate and Professional Student Federation, talks with Graduate Dean Steve Matson about everything from the role of mentorship to the future of graduate education. Video by Leon Godwin and Jon Kasbe [vimeo id=”95432286″ width=”600″ height=”350″ autoplay=”no” api_params=””]

Research of Note

March 24, 2014

By Laura Lacy Each time he identified the piece of classical music drifting through the car’s speakers, teenager Will Robin earned a dollar. Robin’s uncle created this exercise for the pair’s weekly drive to rehearsals for the wind ensemble in … Continued

Remembering and reconnecting

February 27, 2014

Even though I was a graduate student many years ago, I still remember those days vividly and with a sense of pride in what I accomplished. When I meet graduate alumni, at Carolina and beyond, they also talk about their … Continued

Alumni Focus: David Csizmadia

February 27, 2014

David Csizmadia Founder/Owner, Partner Communications Master’s Degree in Speech Communication (Note: The departments of Speech Communication and Radio, Television and Motion Pictures were combined in 1993 to create the Department of Communication Studies) Please share the factors and/or people that … Continued

And the winner is….

February 25, 2014

As you may remember, a few months ago, The Graduate School sent out a call for help from current UNC-Chapel Hill graduate students in naming our revamped multimedia publication, which you are now reading! We received scores of suggestions, with … Continued

Graduate students bring tribal leaders to campus

February 24, 2014

Four American Indian tribal leaders will share their perspectives on “Transformative Leadership: Sovereignty in Action” at a March 6 event. The public is invited to attend the 2014 UNC Native Leadership Symposium, to be held at the George Watts Hill … Continued

Send us back to Carolina past

December 1, 2013

We know you have them. Tucked away in a closet or in that storage chest you hardly ever open are photos from your days as a graduate student at Carolina. We want to see them — dated hairstyles, interesting fashion … Continued