“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.”

Cari JeffriesClass of 2014

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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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  • Scholars bring the potential.
    Morehead-Cain sets it free.

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  • We are a community of thinkers, leaders, and adventurers.
    We are energized by big ideas and new experiences.

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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.

    Discover with us

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Freshly-baked appreciation for all that scholars contribute to Carolina and the Morehead-Cain Program! 🍪 #WeGiveTogether @insomniacookies
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November 20, 2017
Today is the day! We have one goal—to work together to support the Program and invite many more incredible scholars to Carolina. #WeGiveTOGETHER #unc
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November 20, 2017
All of the feelings. 💙☀️🍁 #targram #unc #fall #chapelhill
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November 19, 2017
A place to find your way. #targram #unc #chapelhill
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Sunlight filters through Coker Arboretum. ☀️ #unc #targram #chapelhill
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November 16, 2017
Signing off from a busy Tuesday to do some work with my lovely housemates David Collins, Elia Essen and Carolyne Barker. Hope you’ve enjoyed following along! ✌🏼| Photo by Connie Longmate ‘19 #TakeoverTuesday
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November 15, 2017
My last stop on campus this evening was the weekly meeting of the Community Empowerment Fund’s Income and Employment Task Force. This week we had a Social Security Lawyer walk us through the basics of SSI and SSDI. Slides ft. my dog, Dougal | Photo by Connie Longmate ‘19 #TakeoverTuesday
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Next up today was Club Field Hockey with these lovely folks. It was one of our last practices before we head to the national championship in Virginia Beach next weekend — wish us luck! #GoHeels 🏑 | Photo by Connie Longmate ‘19 #TakeoverTuesday
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November 15, 2017
This afternoon I’ve been working at Heavenly Groceries (a certified food bank & ministry of St. Joseph CME church), which I heard about through a service-learning class I’m taking this semester. Pictured — a selection of the seasonal produce on offer 🥔 | Photo by Connie Longmate ‘19 #TakeoverTuesday
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November 14, 2017
Stopped to admire some of the autumnal colours on campus en route to my next class 🍂 | Photo by Connie Longmate ‘19 #TakeoverTuesday
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