Meet A Tar Heel

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

Recent Profiles

Duke Buchan III

Carolina students taking Spanish can thank UNC alum Duke Buchan III and his early obsession with the World Book Encyclopedia …

Bob Anthony

Bob Anthony searches through the stacks in the North Carolina Collection, pulling out various treasures: a book of poetry by …

Ning Lee

When UNC graduate Ning Lee was a high school senior in Singapore, she hadn’t planned to major in music in …

Chase Jones

Former UNC baseball player and brain cancer survivor Chase Jones turned his battle with the disease into the formation of …

Alex Borgen

Alex Borgen’s work with Nourish International began during his junior year at Carolina and is taking him on a career …

Tina Prevatte

It’s no wonder that Tina Prevatte became a small business owner. The UNC graduate and daughter of two business owners …

Philip Morgan

For Philip Morgan, the director of the Carolina Population Center, the United States is the most exciting place to research …

Piya Kerdlap

“What is Carolina trying to teach me?” This is the question senior Piya Kerdlap thinks about every day.