News and Announcements

Introducing the Morehead-Cain Class of 2021

April 26, 2017

The Morehead-Cain Foundation—home of the first merit scholarship program in the United States, founded at the first public university in the U.S.—is proud to... Continue reading

Dr. Cristy Page ’96 named Chair of the UNC Department of Family Medicine

April 6, 2017

Dr. Cristy Page has been named the William B. Aycock Distinguished Professor and Chair of the UNC Department of Family Medicine. She served in the... Continue reading

Several scholars among new inductees to Phi Beta Kappa

March 30, 2017

Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's most honored college honorary society has inducted 150 UNC-Chapel Hill students as new members—including nine Morehead-Cain Scholars. The recent... Continue reading

John Wester ’68 honored with Duke Law Alumni Award

March 17, 2017

John Wester has received the Charles S. Rhyne Award for Professional Achievement from the Duke Law Alumni Association. The award recognizes graduates whose careers... Continue reading

Jesse Moore ’01 named one of World Economic Forum’s 100 Young Global Leaders

March 16, 2017

The World Economic Forum has named Jesse Moore one of the world's 100 Young Global Leaders. Moore is the co-founder of M-KOPA Solar. The company... Continue reading

Martha Isaacs ’17 awarded a Luce Scholar Fellowship

February 28, 2017

Martha Isaacs, a fourth-year student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has been named a recipient of the 2017 Luce Scholars Program... Continue reading