Carolina People

The Latest

  • Carolina People: Sam Chhorm

    Working in Scholarships and Student Aid, he helps students find resources and motivation to engage with Carolina at its fullest.

  • Carolina People: Linda Rhodes

    A Tar Heel through and through, she helps with fundraising for the School of Social Work.

  • Carolina People: Russell Hobart

    Climbing is far more than physical fitness, says the Campus Rec staffer who manages Carolina’s two climbing walls.

  • Carolina People: Tora Taylor-Glover

    As a CAPS counselor embedded at the School of Law, she provides services to students, including those who might be dissuaded by the stigma around seeking support.

  • Carolina People: Jared Perdue

    “As far as my job goes, it’s all about knowing what the bad guys are doing. I’m always curious about ... the latest vulnerability,” says Perdue, an ITS security analyst.

  • Carolina People: Jen Drake

    “If I can do anything to help simplify, streamline or remove barriers to help students achieve their dreams … I’m here for that.”

  • Carolina People: Jenna Pauli

    Well before COVID-19, Pauli helped keep Carolina employees healthy and safe, but her contact-tracing work has been especially important during Carolina’s response to the pandemic.

  • Carolina People: Mark Stark

    From engine repair to electric vehicle initiatives to telematic technology that boosts fuel efficiency, Stark and his team keep Carolina’s fleet “running and rolling and moving forward.”

  • Carolina People: Nina Walker

    There’s so much involved in creating what you see on game days, says men’s lacrosse athletic trainer Nina Walker. “There’s a team behind the team. We typically work very long hours, and nobody really knows we’re there.”

  • Message from Chancellor Kevin M. Guskiewicz about inclusion

    “I am absolutely committed to pressing on and partnering with all those who desire to make Carolina a more welcoming place where every member of our community can realize their full potential.”