Introducing the 2019-2020 Eve Carson Scholars

We are honored to announce the Eve Carson Scholars for this year: Malikiya Hinds, Kerri Reid, and Alli Whitenack. They each reflect the scholarship’s values through their commitment to the university, passion, and character. We are excited to see how they continue to contribute during their summer experience, senior year, and post-graduation. Malikiya Hinds Malikiya … Continued

A decade of celebrating Eve’s legacy

Over the last ten years, 21 scholars have had the opportunity to pursue their passions and make a real impact on the world and our Carolina community. We sat down with our 2010-2011 Scholars Caroline Fish and Chase Jones to catch up and see how their passions have grown since their time in Chapel Hill. … Continued

Meet the 2018-2019 Eve Carson Scholars

Dear Carolina Community, We are delighted to announce our 2018-2019 Eve Carson Scholars: Graham Lowder, Kaitlin Harlow and Ami Zou. They have each demonstrated a commitment to the university and transformative growth during their time on campus. We are so excited to watch them grow during their summer experience, senior year and beyond. “Passionate” Graham … Continued

Apply for the Exec Committee of the Eve Carson Scholarship!

The Eve Carson Scholarship is currently seeking hard working, dedicated students to join our Executive Committee. The Executive Committee is charged with managing all operational aspects of the scholarship. In addition to each Director’s position responsibilities, outlined in the application, the Executive Committee works collaboratively to continue the legacy of the Scholarship. The application is due … Continued

Riley’s Reflections

I want to begin this post by thanking everyone who not only made Project Jumpstart possible, but who made it a true success. I mentioned in my last update that I’d go into greater detail on everyone’s generosity and selflessness, so here it goes. When I started this process back in February, I wasn’t sure … Continued

Summer Wrap-Up Q&A With Leah

By: Leah Daniel

Tell us a little about what you did this summer.  I had a two-part summer experience, so I spent time in both San Diego, CA and Tarboro, NC. I attended the National Rural Health Association’s Annual Conference in SD. I also interned at the Edgecombe County Health Department (ECHD) working on Maternal and Child Health … Continued

Project Jumpstart

We’re officially done with the first two days of Project Jumpstart! But, before I go into detail on the start of Week One, let me give you a little bit of background on the program: Project Jumpstart was a brainchild of mine that originated a year or so ago when one of the Karen refugee … Continued

A Greater Perspective

By: Drake Buxton

Hello! It’s been a solid 7 weeks since I first arrived in South Africa. While it certainly feels more familiar now, I wanted this blog to reflect on some takeaways I’ve had from my experience that go beyond my work environment. So far, I’ve been lucky enough to experience a myriad of pockets across South … Continued

Meet the 2017-2018 Eve Carson Scholars

Dear Carolina community, We are delighted to announce our 2017-2018 Eve Carson Scholars: Drake Buxton, Leah Daniel and Riley Foster. They have each demonstrated a commitment to the university and their surrounding communities. We are so excited to watch them grow during their summer experience, senior year and beyond. “Determined” Drake, a public policy and … Continued

Tar Heel in Tarboro

By: Leah Daniel

Hi everyone! It’s Leah again, and I’m back with an update on my summer experience. Since you last heard from me, I’ve been working at the Edgecombe County Health Department. I’m about halfway through my time there, and I’ve learned so much. It’s been so much fun working with all sorts of people to learn … Continued