Professor Juan Carrillo awarded 2014 Carolina Chiron Award

April 6, 2014

Professor Juan Carrillo from the School of Education has been chosen by a selection committee made up of student representatives from organizations across campus to be the 2014 recipient of the Carolina Chiron Award. As the recipient of this award, … Continued

Dr. Jeremy Petranka selected as 2013 Carolina Chiron Recipient

March 19, 2013

A selection committee made up of representatives from student organizations across campus read through the dozens of wonderful student nominations and have chosen Dr. Jeremy Petranka, a professor in Economics department, to be our 2013 recipient of the Carolina Chiron … Continued

The 2012 Carolina Chiron Award

February 3, 2012

What is the Carolina Chiron Award? The Carolina Chiron Award was inspired by Randy Pausch’s well known Last Lecture, which was highlighted on the Oprah Winfrey Show, and seen by millions on YouTube.  A written version of Pausch’s lecture was published in … Continued

Dr. Ralph Byrns Named 2011 Chiron Award Recipient

March 2, 2011

After reading many outstanding nomination letters over the past two weeks, students leaders on the Carolina Chiron Award committee have chosen Dr. Ralph Byrns, professor of Economics at UNC, to be our 2011 honoree. More details on the content of … Continued