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A new school year is about to start, which means the Carolina community is about to grow a little bigger as thousands of new first-year, transfer and graduate students officially become Tar Heels.

Meet our new Tar Heels


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  • Meixing Liu standing outside.

    Meet a new Tar Heel: Meixing Liu

    Meixing Liu will begin making strides toward her goal of becoming an optometrist when she officially begins her studies in Chapel Hill this fall.

  • Emma Fagerberg stands with her arms crossed on the balcony of Hinton James.

    Making Carolina feel like home

    Carolina senior Emma Fagerberg and her fellow resident advisors are paving the way for new Tar Heels to make Carolina their home.

  • Colleen McCann

    #GDTBATH: Colleen McCann

    Motivated to pursue medical research after seeing her grandmother's challenges with Alzheimer’s disease, Carolina senior Colleen McCann studies proteins to diminish disease.

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