‘This is my home:’ student gives back to Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill isn’t Daniel Bowen’s hometown, but it is his home. When the rising junior first arrived at Carolina from Florida, he knew this place was special. By Emilie Poplett, University Communications “I applied to colleges all over the country … Continued

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Real-Life Value: APPLES Service-Learning Course Instructor Heather Knorr

Tucked in a back meeting room of the Carolina Union, service-learning leaders from across campus scribbled down notes. Their eyes were locked on Heather Knorr. At the front of the room, Knorr was excitedly remembering the children’s books her students … Continued

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Giving Back to North Carolina

Service-learning students spent their spring breaks providing community service throughout the state and the region. Story by Emilie Poplett, University Communications Video by Rob Holliday, University Communications While many Carolina students spent spring break traveling to tropical destinations for a … Continued