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The Kellys: Values, vision, family

Business - and UNC Kenan-Flagler - are a family affair for the Kellys.

Contributing to the innovation hub in Chapel Hill

Launch Chapel Hill graduates Nick Ghitelman (MBA '10) and his Quantworks partner are making an impact.

Looking at both sides in search of a solution

In his unconventional career, documentary filmmaker Jeff Mittelstadt (MBA ’07) has focused on understanding people on different sides of an issue and finding ways for them to work together.

Fashioning social entrepreneurship

MBA students apply their business lessons to help women in Cambodia improve their lives.

A prescription for innovation

Small failures in the pharmaceutical industry are a critical aspect of research and development.

Startup helps doctors focus on patients instead of documentation

Classmates Abhi Mehrotra and Scott Quilty became business partners after identifying a market need while in their entrepreneurship class.

Environmental & social consciousness, one sip at a time

Collaboration is one of the cornerstones of the UNC community – and the Carolina Conscious story is a perfect example.

Powering personalized philanthropy to benefit the greater good

Entrepreneur Nick Black (MBA '13) is on a mission to disrupt the nonprofit sector with his startup, GoodUnited.

Crafting a business

Audra Gaiziunas (OneMBA '08) helps brewers understand the numbers and strategy of the craft beer industry.

Crowdsourcing startup gives fashion industry a new look

Betabrand, founded by Chris Lindland (BSBA ’95), gives designers an opportunity and consumers a voice.

Pediatric cancer patients get by with a little help from their friends

Super Cooper's College Buddies provide support to some of UNC's youngest and bravest patients.

Arv Malhotra: Focused on innovation

The strategy and entrepreneurship professor is devoted to his students and helping companies continuously innovate.

Rankings roundup: 2016 edition

Major media organizations rank the degree programs at UNC Kenan-Flagler. Here’s a look at this year’s rankings.

Advancing education for children displaced by war

Entrepreneur Scott Quilty (EMBA '15) is on a mission to increase access to education for Syrian refugees.

Charting a new course in the civilian world

How Adam Kaeli (MBA '14) navigated his transition from the military to a career in consulting.

Hometown hero innovates to revive rural NC town

Small-town America may seem like the last place to build a global real estate operation – but Steven Bean (BSBA '85) has done just that.

The positive side effects of innovation

Lucerno Dynamics, led by CEO Ron Lattanze (MBA '93), is on a mission to improve the treatment process for cancer patients and doctors.

Melanie Bullock: It's her time to shine

Bullock (MBA@UNC '15), a former Hollywood executive, takes on two new leading roles.

Silver tsunami warning

From policy to products, everything must change for boomers to age in place.

Adams Apprenticeship is a game-changer for all-in entrepreneurs

Program connects student 'treps with alumni mentors to help navigate the startup journey after graduation.

Musical Empowerment strikes a chord with kids

The Carolina born-and-bred nonprofit provides free music lessons to kids from low-income families.

Launching the next generation of entrepreneurs

Eric Becker is honored with our inaugural Adams Entrepreneurial Pioneer Award.

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