News and Announcements

Alex Lim ’10 named to Forbes 30 Under 30

January 13, 2017

Forbes has named Alex Lim to its 30 Under 30 list for venture capital. Lim, a senior associate at IVP, has played a key... Continue reading

James Ellsmoor ’16 named to Forbes 30 Under 30

January 4, 2017

Seven months after he graduated, James Ellsmoor has landed on Forbes 30 Under 30 list for energy. Ellsmoor is the co-founder and director of Solar... Continue reading

Dr. Lisa Gillespie ’88 honored for her patient care and community service

December 21, 2016

The Georgia Hospital Association has honored Dr. Lisa Gillespie with its prestigious Distinguished Service Award, saying she has “positively impacted the lives of patients... Continue reading

Restauranteur Kevin Callaghan ’89 plans a second course

December 21, 2016

Nearly twenty years after opening one landmark restaurant, Chef Kevin Callaghan is ready to try again. The News & Observer reports that he plans to... Continue reading

Business North Carolina names alumnus-founded firm Small Business of the Year

December 21, 2016

Business North Carolina has named Three Ships, founded by Zach Clayton ’07, North Carolina's Small Business of the Year. The digital marketing firm uses... Continue reading

Jim Merrill ’73 named North Carolina Superintendent of the Year

December 2, 2016

Wake County Public School System Superintendent Jim Merrill is the state’s top school administrator—the first superintendent in the state to receive the distinction twice. Continue reading