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Honoring a Pioneer

May 18, 2021

Sylvia X. Allen ’62 (J.D.), who was the first Black woman to graduate from Carolina Law, attended law school while raising six children in Fayetteville, North Carolina. She arose early each morning to drive 90 miles to Chapel Hill and … Read more

Program to Recruit, Train Black Doulas Receives Harvey Award

May 13, 2021

An initiative to improve birth outcomes for Black women by increasing their access to trained Black doulas has received the C. Felix Harvey Award to Advance Institutional Priorities at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Venus Standard, assistant … Read more

Celebration, Community, Curiosity

May 13, 2021

Recently, Director of the Asian American Center Heidi Kim answered The Well’s questions about anti-Asian racism and violence, the center’s plans and how its themes of celebration, community and curiosity will engage students, faculty and staff. “Considering the challenges of … Read more

Journey to Giving

May 13, 2021

Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Maribel grew up in a military family and lived in the United States, Germany and Panama before she came to UNC-Chapel Hill to study mathematics. She later obtained her MBA from UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School … Read more