“The Morehead-Cain didn’t just make a difference in my life; it made the difference.”

Sallie Krawcheck ’87 Ellevest CEO and co-founder, top ten LinkedIn Influencer, Fortune and Forbes Most Powerful Women lists

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

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

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  • We dream and we discover.
    We learn and we grow.
    We connect and we give.

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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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From farm to table: Karen Childress ’88 helps raise thousands by feeding hundreds. https://t.co/50GUvZsBOk https://t.co/NYd6MNP8LS

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Scholars Lauren Eaves ’18 and Scott Diekema ’19 help launch a coffee shop in the Campus Y. https://t.co/WwJXyq9Xmv https://t.co/IjUYxZb1N8

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The Old Well, as lovely as ever. #targram #unc https://t.co/tk2KeOCz1v https://t.co/oE8Z0idxla

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Meet @UNC Student Body President Bradley Opere ’17 on this week's Well Said podcast. https://t.co/VFP9vGju4S https://t.co/2jR9elZjmN

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.@RoanScholars founder Louie Gump ’61 hopes program at @etsu will continue to grow. Us too! https://t.co/OPQtT0JviT https://t.co/inMVaf6YiA

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Scholar and Realtor Tai Huynh ’20 hosts a showing... of his @UNC dorm room! https://t.co/ZsEuGdhZTQ https://t.co/ZhLRAG4xuT

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The last time we saw this group, it was Finals Weekend. Welcome to campus scholars—we're so glad you're here! #UNC20 https://t.co/eqGT7tGgL9

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