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Sep 23, 2015

Baeli-Wang Selected As UNC Phillips Ambassador

 Ezra Baeli-Wang, a rising junior on the men’s fencing team, has been selected as a UNC Phillips Ambassador for study abroad in Asia. He is a peace, war, and defense major…
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Jul 6, 2015

The Phillips Ambassadors Program seeks 3 Interns for the 2015-2016 Academic Year

The Phillips Ambassadors is a scholarship program for study abroad in Asia. A program of the Carolina Asia Center (CAC), the Phillips Ambassadors supports undergraduates from the University of…
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May 19, 2015

2010 Phillips Graduate Ambassador Awarded Newcombe Dissertation Fellowship

Congratulations Dáša Pejchar Mortensen, 2010 Phillips Graduate Ambassador -- AND a recipient of a 2015 Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship! Two doctoral student…
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Apr 20, 2015

Phillips Ambassador Larry Han Awarded Goldwater Scholarship

Phillips Ambassador Larry Han, a junior from Raleigh, has been awarded a 2015 Goldwater Scholarship as announced by the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation. Th…
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Apr 16, 2015

Sixteen Undergraduates Selected as UNC Phillips Ambassadors for Study Abroad in Asia

 Fifteen undergraduates from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and one Duke University undergraduate have been selected as Phillips Ambassadors f…
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Apr 6, 2015

Banjo Player Abigail Washburn Delivers “Pop-Up” Performance, April 8

Banjo player Abigail Washburn is coming to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Wednesday, April 8 to celebrate the selection of 16 undergraduates who will study abroad in Asia t…
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Mar 16, 2015

Phillips Ambassador Lauren Toppin Awarded Fulbright

Lauren Toppin, a senior in the nutrition department at the UNC-Chapel Hill Gillings School of Global Public Health, has been selected for a 2015-2016 Fulbright U.S. Student Award to Japan.
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Oct 23, 2014

Nine undergraduates selected as UNC Phillips Ambassadors for study in Asia in spring '15

Standing, from left: Raymond Stanton, John Farmer, Oscar Menzer, Gabriel Allen, Alex Arditti. Seated: Erin Posas, Blair Burnett, Juliana Powell. Not pictured: William Stelpflug. Nine und…
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Oct 23, 2014

Award an exciting first for UNC’s Carolina Asia Center

A recent award from the U.S. Department of Education firmly positions the Carolina Asia Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill as the first pan-Asia National Resource Center…
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Sep 29, 2014

Phillips Ambassador Urges Minority Students to Go Abroad

Phillips Ambassador Aisha Rajput studied abroad in Tokyo during the fall 2013 semester. She shares some thoughts and her perspective about studying abroad as a young African American woman in …
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