“The Morehead-Cain experience has built in me that eternal belief that life is an adventure.”

Cari JeffriesClass of 2014

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Sallie Krawcheck ’87Owner of Ellevate Network, Past Head of Merrill Lynch and Smith Barney, Top LinkedIn Influencer, Fortune and Forbes Most Powerful Women lists

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“This rich, uncharted journey is the continuation of steps I took as a Morehead-Cain Scholar.”

Dr. Rudi Colloredo-Mansfeld ’87Chair, Department of Anthropology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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  • We say “yes” to serendipity. We explore our interests, make connections, and discover what we’re made of.

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Tori Stilwell MC ’12 takes a look at the competition between boomers and millennials over rental housing. https://t.co/IntfQzFRHJ

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Morehead Building sitting under a hot midday sun. #targram #chapelhill #summer
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Elizabeth Nicholls MC '18 and Niman Mann '18 are sending #UNC some love all the way from Ollantaytambo, Peru! 💙🐏
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Look who stopped in for a visit! It was wonderful seeing Karman and her littlest advisee, Maeve!
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Evening shade in the arboretum.
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The Old Well on a summer's day. #targram
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South Building under the midday sun. #targram
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In honor of Alumni Forum registration opening this week, this #TBT brings us back to 1997 and the first Forum. How far we've come! #goodtimes
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Morehead-Cain visits Facebook DC!
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Now this gets us excited—Alumni Forum registration opens on Monday!
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Scholars’ summer adventures are underway. Here the sun sets above Jaipur, India. Photo courtesy Rob Gourley MC ’18
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