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A legacy of impact

A new scholarship for incoming first-generation students honors Steve Farmer’s two-decade legacy of improving the accessibility and affordability of Carolina.

Steve Farmer
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“When I think about Steve Farmer, I think about the verse in ‘Hark the Sound’ that refers to Carolina as a priceless gem. In my 10 years at Carolina, I have come to believe this University is indeed a priceless gem ― because of people like Steve.”

These remarks were delivered by Carolina alumna Euna Victoria Chavis ’14, ’19 at a virtual farewell event honoring Vice Provost for Enrollment and Undergraduate Admissions Steve Farmer for his two-decade legacy of improving the accessibility and affordability at Carolina, making the University a more diverse and inclusive institution.

Read more about Farmer’s legacy at Carolina.