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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    Supporting the Arts

    “Perhaps I could help launch a budding playwright…”

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    The Art of Believing

    Katie Ziglar ’79 has always chased what lay beyond life’s boundaries. She hopes to redefine them for the Ackland.

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    Having A Ball

    As a gift to the Town of Chapel Hill, the Ackland hosted the world-renowned RedBall Project.

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    Your Brain on Art

    Conveying neuroscience through artistic mediums.

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    When Galleries Become Classrooms

    In Ackland Upstairs, students and scholars from various fields use art to fuel their curiosity.

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    A Community for Collaboration

    Heather Lewis has built an international community for photographers.