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Signature Initiatives

Signature Initiatives address issues and opportunities that emerge over the course of the campaign, leveraging our strengths to remain responsive to the times and needs of the people.

Campaign Funding Priorities

Signature Initiative Funding Priorities

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Military

A New Commitment to Military-Affiliated Students

Army Lt. Col. Bernard W. Dibbert served in World War II, the Korean War and was a Ranger and company commander with the 82nd Airborne Division based at Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina. A new gift from the UNC General Alumni Association honors Lt. Col. Dibbert and his son, Doug '70, GAA chief executive officer and president.

Student Support

The Scholar Success

"I liked how going in I would already have a family."

Student Support

Going In A New Direction

"It's funny when I look back to where I was as a first-year..."

Student Support

Supporting STEM Scholars at UNC

“These gifts greatly enhance our competitiveness to recruit some of the best STEM scholars in the nation to Carolina...”

Dean Kevin Guskiewicz
Leadership

Nationally recognized expert. Carolina leader.

“It is an honor to be asked to lead the nation’s first public university into the next chapter of its storied history.”

Leaving Eden at UNC Playmakers
Arts

Setting the Stage

Leaving Eden plants the seed for the next 100 years of playmaking at Carolina...