Menu

Legendary UNC professor Gerald Unks passes away at 82


Dr. Gerald Unks, 82, distinguished and beloved UNC, School of Education professor, died November 9, 2019. In 45 years at UNC, he taught more than 24,000 students, received 13 teaching awards, including the Tanner Award twice, the Standard Oil award, the Amoco award, and 4 UNC Favorite Professor awards as voted by the student body and colleagues. (Legacy.com)

Related:

Recent Campus Connections News:

Stuart Scott's Daughters Work to Carry on His Legacy by Helping Others Diagnosed with Cancer
To his daughters, Sydni and Taelor Scott, their father's moment at the ESPYs reflected the strength that they saw all of their lives at home...

Q&A: UNC grad and USADA head Travis Tygart talks Lance Armstrong case and more
Travis Tygart graduated from UNC in 1993 with a degree in philosophy. Now, he's the CEO of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, which in 2012 helped...

Podcast: A week in the life of UNC virologist Timothy Sheahan
The world is looking to Timothy Sheahan for hope. He’s a virologist at UNC-Chapel Hill leading the effort to develop a coronavirus vaccine—and fast. He...

Video: Interview with UNC alum, musician Joe Kwon
Join Carolina alums Joe Kwon ’02 and Barb Lee ’88 for a virtual conversation that explores Joe’s successful career with The Avett Brothers, his Carolina...


© 2005-2020 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.