Meet A Tar Heel

Learn about the people who make UNC-Chapel Hill the best place to teach, learn and discover.

Recent Profiles

Sallie Senseney

Carolina graduate Sallie Senseney came to teach biology because of three impressive teachers who shared with her the wonders of …

Rod Brooks

Carolina alumnus Rod Brooks believes that we can end hunger in our lifetime. He’s making headway on the problem as president …

Michael McCasland

UNC alumnus Michael McCasland is the founder and driving force behind a program in Brooklyn, N.Y., that gives children a …

Annice Fisher

Annice Fisher was the first person in her family to go to college when she attended the University of Illinois. …

Joseph Shelley

As part of his preparation in 2012 to become a teacher, Joseph Shelley visited a classroom at New Hope Elementary …

Kevin Stewart

In introductory geology, Kevin Stewart tells his students that we know more about the things millions of miles above our …

Sam Deal

Sam Deal says UNC’s School of Nursing, where he is the facilities manager, is filled with warm and caring individuals. …

Kittie Allen

UNC landscape technician Kittie Allen remembers when she learned it would be her job to grow a garden on the …