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.

    Arts Funding Priorities

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    Storytelling and Service

    Using acting skills for good


    Building a better future

    Bank of America invests in military families, first-generation and underrepresented students, frontline health care workers and the arts.


    The art of giving

    Donation of three paintings worth $12.1 million will transform the Ackland Art Museum’s permanent collection of post-war and contemporary art.


    Introducing ‘Southern Futures’

    New podcast explores the diverse and changing American South


    The Homebound Project: Helping Hungry Kids

    Raising money to help feed children affected by COVID-19


    From Chemistry to Costumes

    Finding a common thread in science and art