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Thursday, July 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scott Holmes ('06) fights for Justice in Durham »
Scott Holmes (’06), pairing his skills as an attorney with a passion for justice and equity, has been working to counterac...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Katy Harriger ('95) named Director of Wake Washington Program at WFU. »
Photo: Wake Forest University   Katy Harriger ('95), professor and chair of politics and international affa...
Thursday, March 31, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fellows collaborate to support the immigrant community »
      After issuing a call for support to the network of Friday Fellows, Marisol Jiminez ('...
Thursday, February 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fellows Running for Office! »
FELLOWS RUNNING FOR OFFICE  Click the links below to read more about the candidates! Deb Ross ('95) &nbs...
Thursday, February 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Peyton Holland ('14) elected Chair of Chatham County Board of Adjustments. »
Peyton Holland ('14)  was appointed as Chair to the Board of Adjustments in Chatham County and voted into the Chath...
Thursday, February 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mayor Jennifer Watson Roberts talks Superbowl! »
Jennifer Watson Roberts ('95)  was featured on CBS in a piece about the Superbowl!  Watch it here!
Thursday, February 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fellows collaborate on Charlotte panel! »
Amy Hawn Nelson   ('14)  and  Julian Wright   ('03)  will be part of the #discussCLT panel...
Wednesday, November 4, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Jennifer Roberts ('95) to be next Mayor of Charlotte »
Jennifer Roberts (class of '95) has been named the next Mayor of Charlotte. For more details, click here!
Friday, October 30, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Message from Minda Brooks, Executive Director »
October has been a busy month! The 20th Anniversary Celebration was great fun and quite inspirational. Reflecting on the i...
Thursday, September 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fellows featured on UNC-TV »
Sharon Elliott Bynum  ('11)       Robin Emmons  ('11)   &nbs...
Friday, August 28, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Julian Wright, Class of '03, Appointed to NC Equal Access to Justice Commission »
Julian H. Wright, Jr. Class of '03 News Release, Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson:...
Wednesday, July 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sterling Freeman writes on Implicit Bias in a NC Community »
Sterling Freeman ('01) composed two articles about  Implicit Bias  and the ways in which it  appears &...
Wednesday, July 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Violeta Moser helps high achieving Latino teens harness their potential »
Latin American Women's Association (Directed by Violeta Moser, class of '01 )   makes headlines   for supporti...
Wednesday, July 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Robin Emmons ('11) rewarded for her community engagement »
Robin Emmons ('11) named on of 50 Most Influential Women by The Mecklenburg Times AND is featured on the  cover &nbs...
Tuesday, July 7, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fellows Collaborate to Support Kenan Fellows »
Friday Fellows Appreciation  By Raj Narayan, Class of 2011 I would like to convey my sincere appreciatio...
Friday, June 19, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bonner Gaylord ('08) hosts panel discussion on NC issues »
Raleigh City Councilor Bonner Gaylord ('08) hosted a panel discussion on addressing homelessness and food insecurity and o...
Tuesday, June 9, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dan Murrey ('14) named to Charlotte Medical Education Expansion Commission »
 Dan Murrey ('14) named to Charlotte Medical Education Expansion Commission. Read more about it here !  
Friday, April 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Alyson Grine ('11) wins Margaret Taylor Writing Award »
Alyson Grine  ('11) wins Margaret Taylor Writing Award for her writing of  Raising Issues of Race in North...
Friday, April 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mebane Rash ('97) authors article about Yona Wade ('08) in EdNC. »
Mebane Rash  ('97) authors  article  about  Yona Wade  ('08) in EdNC.
Friday, April 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Jane Motsinger ('03) has launched a new practice as a Spiritual Director »
Jane Motsinger  ('03)  has launched a new practice as a spiritual director .  Check out her awesome web...
Friday, April 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Peter Skillern ('97) of Reinvestment Partners and other NC organizations to win grant! »
Peter Skillern  ('97) of Reinvestment Partners and other NC organizations receive $25,000 to do  sustainabi...
Wednesday, April 22, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Marisol Jimenez McGee ('12) and Zulayka Santiago ('06) advocate for Latino immigrant justice in NC »
Marisol Jimenez McGee ('12) and Zulayka Santiago ('06) are working with the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation and the Four Free...
Friday, March 27, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tony Lathrop named Chair of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission »
Tony was named Chair of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission, and re-appointed by Mayor Dan Clodfelter to a secon...
Tuesday, March 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Erin Dale Byrd named Indie Week's Citizen of the Year »
Erin Dale Byrd ('14) was named as one of Indie Week's Citizens of the Year! Among many of her efforts, Erin is working to...
Monday, March 9, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lee Carol Giduz ('99) named Executive Director of BRAHM »
Lee Carol Giduz ('99) has been named Executive Director of Blowing Rock Art & History Museum.    Click&nb...
Monday, March 9, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Erik Ortega ('08) is helping ex-offenders rebuild their lives »
Class of '08 Friday Fellow Erik Ortega is helping ex-offenders rebuild their lives.  Click here to read more!...
Wednesday, January 28, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ann Clark (Class of '95) named Superintendent of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools »
Ann Clark, a class of '95 Friday Fellow, has been named Superintendent of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. . Click h...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Kacie Wallace named new Ombudsman for the U.S. Olympic Committee »
    Kacie Wallace (Class of '06) is packing up and moving to Colorado to start her dream job. Kacie is takin...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Michelle Pearson Leads Cultural Diplomacy Mission »
Michelle Pearson Choreographer, Artist, Cultural Diplomat From the mountains of rural North Carolina to the great dismal...
Monday, November 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Harlan Joel Gradin Award given to Friends of Buncombe County Libraries. »
The 2014 Harlan Joel Gradin Award  for Excellence in the Public Humanities went to the Friends of the Buncombe Count...
Monday, November 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Susan Faircloth ('14) obtains funding for project at Coharie Tribal Center »
Susan Faircloth ('14) has been given funding to work with a group of students from NC State on a beautification ...
Thursday, September 25, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mebane Rash to be CEO of new nonprofit EducationNC »
Mebane Rash is the CEO of a new nonprofit called EducationNC.  This statewide organization will launch in January 201...
Thursday, September 25, 2014   (1 Comment - view/add)
Rebekah Collymore (Class of '14) to be included in journal "Families, Systems and Health" »
A collaborative narrative medicine piece entitled "Aesthetics of Change", has been accepted for publication in the journal...
Thursday, September 25, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AL Richmond announced as new Director of CCPH »
Al Richmond (Class of '14) has been named as new Director of CCPH. Click here to read more!
Friday, August 22, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tiffany Kallam demonstrates her leadership abroad and in NC »
Tiffany Kallam, along with her colleague was invited to Naples, Italy to present the work and mission of the Guilford Coll...

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