Peter Mucha, Chairs Leadership Program

Peter Mucha is new Chairs Leadership Program Director at the Institute

Beginning July 1, Peter Mucha begins his work as the Chairs Leadership Program (CLP) Director. He succeeds Department of Communication Professor Bill Balthrop, who was the founding chair of the program.

Hyde Hall at McCorkle Place entrance

Announcing new policies and pricing for events at Hyde Hall

The Institute for the Arts and Humanities announces new usage policies and fees for Hyde Hall. These changes, which are consistent with facility-use policies across campus, will allow the Institute to maintain beautiful Hyde Hall as a welcoming space for faculty … Continued

Michael Kennedy, Institute for the Arts and Humanities

General Alumni Association Honors Michael Kennedy with 2017 Distinguished Service Medal

The GAA honored Institute for the Arts and Humanities Board Member Michael Kennedy (’79), among others with the 2017 Distinguished Service Medal. The prize recognizes his work in drawing on business experience to support the University and the association. “I am humbled and thrilled to receive this honor,” said Kennedy.

Hyde Hall in the Fall

Schwab Academic Excellence Awards support 20 faculty members

The Institute for the Arts and Humanities has announced the 20 winners of this year’s Schwab Academic Excellence Awards. The $3,000 prize recognizes one faculty member in each College of Arts and Sciences department across the arts, humanities, and qualitative sciences.

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The Ripple Starts Here

Our home may be the beautiful Hyde Hall, but our reach extends far beyond its walls. Whether through fellowships that support scholarly projects of outstanding faculty, training for current and emerging university leaders, new faculty programs that strengthen the bonds to Carolina, or special conferences, lectures, and public conversations, this is where the ripple begins.





Total number of faculty who have participated in IAH programs



The number of UNC departments supported by the Institute



Events at Hyde Hall since the 2016-17 academic year began

Invest in Those Who Teach Carolina Students

Supporting the extraordinary scholars who inspire us is essential to the future of our College, University, and greater North Carolina community. Our programs have proven results in developing and expanding the projects, resources, and collaborations that we are able to offer our faculty leaders.