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Turning the page

After years of hard work, nearly 1,500 Carolina students will begin a new chapter of their lives this Sunday as their degrees are conferred at Winter Commencement.

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  • Paschall stands in a hospital room in the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center. Paschall, a senior who will graduate in December, has worked as a certified nursing assistant at the Center since 2021. (Johnny Andrews/UNC-Chapel Hill) 

    Preparing for the next step

    Graduating senior Meghan Paschall has spent her time at Carolina studying science and working as a CNA in UNC Hospitals to prepare herself for a future career in medicine.

  • Ronice Johnson-Guy

    ‘Women who looked like me’

    Ronice Johnson-Guy, a first-generation undergraduate and graduate student, joined The Graduate School’s Diversity and Student Success program to build community among students who come from a variety of life experiences and backgrounds.

  • Rachel McCarthy standing outside in her air force uniform.

    #GDTBATH: Rachel McCarthy

    As a Tar Heel, senior Rachel McCarthy served as Carolina's Air Force ROTC detachment as wing commander, but her path to becoming the highest-ranking cadet in ‘Blue Heaven’ wasn’t a traditional one.

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