Anita Brown-Graham, professor of public law and government, describes how ncIMPACT works to resolve community challenges.
Serving North Carolina
The students, faculty and staff of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are guided by two core tenets, “Of the Public, for the Public” and “Innovation Made Fundamental,” as we look to serve the state that we call home. The stories below share some of the many ways Carolina touches every corner of North Carolina, from health centers in the mountains to disaster relief along the coast to fostering Tar Heel entrepreneurs whose businesses employ people all across the state.
Our success is North Carolina’s success.
Reaching Beyond Chapel Hill
Impact across North Carolina
We’ve mapped out a few of the many ways Carolina makes an impact through research, scholarship and innovation to advance the wellbeing of North Carolina residents.
Through a combination of grants, scholarships and work-study jobs, the Covenant provides eligible low-income students the opportunity to graduate from Carolina debt-free.
Innovate Carolina moves more ideas into the world faster to solve the world’s problems and strengthen the economy.
NCGrowth leverages a network of academic, government and industry partners to help businesses create jobs and build sustainable communities.
For the past 20 years, the Carolina Center for Public Service (CCPS) has elevated the University’s commitment to meeting the needs of North Carolinians.
From idea to innovation
The Gfeller Center is redefining concussion protocols for our country’s elite warfighters and athletes in North Carolina and beyond.
“I know that I want to do family medicine, and I know that I want to do rural. Everything I need is up here.”
“It’s simply unacceptable in today’s society that people lack access to basic medical or dental care.”
The University of the People
Click on the link below to discover more stories of success from across the state of North Carolina. Not only do we educate some of the most talented and gifted people in our state, we serve our communities and make a difference in the lives of every North Carolinian.Read More Stories Opens in new window