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Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS Featured Scholar – Kathy Do

Monday, January 22, 2018

Kathy Do is a third-year doctoral student in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience. Her research focuses on how brain development and social processes contribute to behavior change during adolescence.   What made you decide to pursue a graduate degree? … Continued

Military-Affiliated Grads Featured Scholar – Tom Kerr

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Tom Kerr is a first-year PhD candidate in the Political Science department. He served eight years on Active Duty in the Navy. During his first four years he was a Surface Warfare Officer serving as the Strike Warfare Officer on … Continued

Global Grads Featured Scholar – Rigo Liao

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Rigo Liao is a global grad from Brazil. He is a first-year candidate in the Master’s in Public Health program in the Department of Health Behavior. 1. What made you choose UNC/NC when deciding on a program/place to study? I … Continued

Military-Affiliated Grads Featured Scholar -Marissa Rock

Monday, November 27, 2017

Marissa Rock is a first year graduate student in the Speech-Language Pathology program. She served four years Active Duty in the Air Force as a Geospatial Intelligence Imagery Analyst and Weapons & Tactics Analyst.  1. What is the biggest difference … Continued

Global Grads Featured Scholar – Chenai Kadungure

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Chenai Kadungure is a global grad from Harare, Zimbabwe. She in the second year of the Master’s program in Global Studies, with a certificate in International Development. 1. What made you choose UNC/NC when deciding on a program/place to study? … Continued

Military-Affiliated Grads Featured Scholar – Julie Thomas

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Julie Thomas is an Active Duty Air Force Family Nurse Practitioner. She is currently an AFIT student in the School of Nursing DNP program (Doctorate of Nursing Practice), in her first year. 1. What is the biggest difference you’ve noticed … Continued

Global Grads Featured Scholar – Andre Assumpcao

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Andre Assumpcao is a global grad from São Paulo, Brazil. He is a third year doctoral student in Public Policy and his research area is political economy of development, with a particular focus on corruption, governance, and electoral systems. 1. … Continued

Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS Featured Scholar – Joseph Leshin

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Joseph Leshin is a second-year doctoral student in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, studying the brain basis of human emotion to investigate why and how there is tremendous variability in how each of us experiences emotions. 1. What made you decide to … Continued