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fierce urgency of now black man with white chalk in his hand on blackboardSilent Sam, Charleston, Charlottesville and George Floyd made the headlines. On a less visible but equally impassioned front, faculty of color at Chapel Hill believe this is the moment for action toward equity. Carolina Alumni Review featured “The Fierce Urgency of Now,” a powerful piece written by Barry Yeoman.

Read this in-depth examination of the undue pressures on underrepresented minority faculty, the need to make UNC-Chapel Hill more equitable and inclusive and for Carolina to acknowledge its place in history.