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No Lack of Enthusiasm: Vivobarefoot CEO Galahad Clark ’99 Leans on Morehead-Cain Experiences in Managing Business Venture

June 21, 2018

During his second Morehead-Cain summer, Galahad Clark worked with a fellow scholar to launch a nonprofit in Zimbabwe. Today he is the CEO and founder... Continue reading

Ed Perkins ’09 Wins Best Short Documentary Award

June 15, 2018

Ed Perkins ’09 directed a film called Black Sheep that won Best Short Documentary at the international Sheffield Doc/Fest. Continue reading

Pain, paralysis, and perseverance—Becky Smith Galli ’80 finds a way forward

June 14, 2018

Becky Smith Galli ’80 didn’t have a normal college experience. If you ask her what she learned about herself at UNC, the biggest lesson wasn’t... Continue reading

Dana O’Donovan ’95 Appointed to NC Council for Women

May 8, 2018

O’Donovan, who lives in Wilmington, will be an at-large member of the council. She is also a member of the University of North Carolina Kenan... Continue reading

Introducing the Morehead-Cain Class of 2022

April 27, 2018

The Morehead-Cain Foundation—home of the first merit scholarship program in the U.S.—is proud to announce what will be the largest class in its history. Continue reading

Leah Everist ’18 selected as Carolina’s 39th Luce Scholar

April 18, 2018

Leah Everist has become the 39th student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to receive the Luce Fellowship and the 33rd Morehead-Cain... Continue reading