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More than money

"To me, the Carolina Covenant is so much more than money. It's love. It's calling Carolina 'home.'"

"To me, the Carolina Covenant is so much more than money. It's love. It's calling Carolina 'home.'"

Andrea Barnes ’18—a public policy major with education and Hispanic Studies minors from Fort Washington, Maryland—is the first in her family to go to college and to travel abroad. She is also UNC-Chapel Hill’s first Mount Vernon Leadership Fellow. She’s a Margerison Distinguished Scholar. And she’s a Carolina CovenantOpens in new window Scholar.

Coming to you from Seville, Spain, where she studied abroad in fall 2016, Andrea talks about what the Carolina Covenant means to her.

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Positioned To Succeed

"Genna’s hard work has positioned her to succeed; Carolina is making it happen.”

Military

A Transformative Gift To Support Military Families

“Too often, we forget the many sacrifices made by the families of the military and we hope this program will, in some small way, say thank you to those families.”

Student Support

Owning This Place

"When I zip up the gown and put on my cap, I'm going to feel like I own this place."

Student Support

Walking Together

"I want people to know how incredible this department is..."

Student Support

The Confidence to Succeed

"It has given me the confidence about what I can be thrown into and then come out of."

Environment

Teachers ExPLORE NC 

This opportunity to apply knowledge and skills in new settings, with a supportive peer network, is a large part of what makes ExPLORE NC such a robust and helpful program.