Menu

Saplings From Davie Poplar Thriving Across North Carolina


To celebrate UNC's bicentennial in 1993, 100 students representing North Carolina’s 100 counties received saplings from the Davie Poplar to plant in their hometowns and bring a piece of Carolina to every corner of our state. We revisited some of those saplings and the Tar Heels who planted them to see how Carolina has literally taken root in North Carolina. (UNC.edu)

Related:

Recent Campus Connections News:

Robert Seymour, Civil Rights Activist and Chapel Hill Pastor, Dies at 95
Local pastor and longtime civil rights activist Rev. Robert Seymour has died at age 95. Seymour became the first pastor at Chapel Hill’s Binkley Memorial...

Carolina’s oldest student group celebrates 225 years
Hanna Berg doesn’t travel by horse, write with quill pens or study by candlelight, but she still has a connection to the Carolina students who...

Chapel Hill: No Franklin Street Halloween due to pandemic
A North Carolina college town’s popular Halloween celebration will not be permitted this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Chapel Hill officials announced on Friday...

Chapel Hill college student missing in San Francisco
A Chapel Hill woman studying at a university in California has vanished in San Francisco. Sydney West, 19, of Chapel Hill, is a student at...

Saplings From Davie Poplar Thriving Across North 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.