Meet A Tar Heel

Learn about the people who make UNC-Chapel Hill the best place to teach, learn and discover.

Recent Profiles

Saule Omarova

UNC School of Law professor Saule Omarova had a busy year. First she published an article, “The Merchants of Wall …

Sallie Senseney

Carolina graduate Sallie Senseney came to teach biology because of three impressive teachers who shared with her the wonders of …

Rod Brooks

Carolina alumnus Rod Brooks believes that we can end hunger in our lifetime. He’s making headway on the problem as president …

Michael McCasland

UNC alumnus Michael McCasland is the founder and driving force behind a program in Brooklyn, N.Y., that gives children a …

Annice Fisher

Annice Fisher was the first person in her family to go to college when she attended the University of Illinois. …

Joseph Shelley

As part of his preparation in 2012 to become a teacher, Joseph Shelley visited a classroom at New Hope Elementary …

Kevin Stewart

In introductory geology, Kevin Stewart tells his students that we know more about the things millions of miles above our …

Sam Deal

Sam Deal says UNC’s School of Nursing, where he is the facilities manager, is filled with warm and caring individuals. …