Arts: Transforming the 21st-Century Liberal Arts Education

Creativity and innovation come from thinking about problems and connecting ideas in new ways. Empowering arts programs to enrich every corner of campus and making sure creative thought informs every student's education strengthen Carolina's teaching, research and public service missions, and position Carolina as a national leader in transforming the 21st-century liberal arts education.

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    The Prize of Admission

    Carolina Performing Arts provides unique, engaging experiences for students.

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    “Birthday Presents” for a 60th Birthday Celebration

    The University dedicated the Ackland Art Museum — then called the William Hayes Ackland Memorial Art Center — on September 20, 1958.

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    Elevating the Arts

    "The future of theater is in the hands of our students. I am excited about what the future holds for them.”

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    Balancing Life

    “For me, life is all about balance...”

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    Serving with Music

    “With music, there is more abstract and creative thought...”

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    Serving Beyond Campus

    Carolina has the opportunity to become a leading model in public humanities.