Global Impact: Broadening Carolina’s Worldwide Reach

Infusing a global dimension throughout Carolina’s teaching, research and service activities drives the University's international initiatives and programs. Through UNC Global, Carolina aspires to strengthen the University’s worldwide presence by attracting top faculty members and students from around the world; conducting research of global significance; involving an increasing number of students in study abroad and global experiential learning programs; and increasing the breadth and depth of global partnerships.

    Global Impact Funding Priorities

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    Dr. Cindy Gay stands outside a building on UNC-Chapel Hill's campus.
    Health

    Questions about COVID-19 Vaccines and Vaccine Trials?

    Dr. Cindy Gay shares insight about the ins and outs of COVID-19 vaccine trials in this exclusive Q&A.

    Global Impact

    Sustaining Families in the Galapagos Islands

    Reactivating the Galapagos economy through science, community and work

    Health

    Molecular approaches to detect and mitigate COVID-19

    Research support to capture and disable coronavirus spikes

    Sciences

    Department of Energy funds milestone for North Carolina

    Advancing solar energy research

    Research

    Grant arms UNC-Chapel Hill with technology to accelerate COVID-19 research

    A game-changing grant in a global pandemic

    Global Impact

    Spreading Coronavirus Research

    The research of Carolina’s top coronavirus efforts is now easily accessible online.