Technology: Accelerating Academic and Research Pursuits

The world moves faster than ever, and education must do more than keep up; but help lead the way. That's why Carolina is changing the learning landscape through emerging technologies. The world-class universities of the future look nothing like they do now; it is imperative to maximize technology use to link intellectual experiences with emotional ones to have the greatest impact on students' educations, and their lives.

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