Meet A Tar Heel

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

Recent Profiles

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. …

Kittie Allen

UNC landscape technician Kittie Allen remembers when she learned it would be her job to grow a garden on the …

Duke Buchan III

Carolina students taking Spanish can thank UNC alum Duke Buchan III and his early obsession with the World Book Encyclopedia …

Bob Anthony

Bob Anthony searches through the stacks in the North Carolina Collection, pulling out various treasures: a book of poetry by …

Ning Lee

When UNC graduate Ning Lee was a high school senior in Singapore, she hadn’t planned to major in music in …