Innovation: Inspiring Ideas, Creating Solutions, Making Tomorrow

Building bridges that bring people from different disciplines together to lend their expertise to different sides of problem-solving, inspiring a community to imagine, design and create.

    Innovation Funding Priorities

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    A Home in the Sciences

    In the University’s first new science department in 40 years, Ryan Fox’s nanocomposite research has major applications.


    Digital Literacy for Digital Natives

    A Carolina initiative provides powerful digital software tools to all students.


    Collaborating To Benefit The Greater Good

    For more than 40 years — half of those at Carolina — Greg Forest, the Grant Dahlstrom Distinguished Professor of Mathematics, has generously shared his mathematical expertise with those around him. He’s studied lung function, the effects of antibodies on viruses, and polymers, to name only a few areas.

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    Recoding the Boys’ Club

    The first in-depth study of women’s experiences working in political technology at the presidential campaign level.

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    Good Bowls

    Public service never tasted so good...


    One Sip at a Time

    “A combined effort to create conscious change”