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Hal Dean Mann

July 9, 2019

April 1997 As supervisor of the instrument shop for the Department of Physics and Astronomy, Mann was responsible for building and maintaining scientific instruments. He also administered a shop technique course for graduate students and services 50 other University departments. … Continued

Larry LeRoy Trammel

January 10, 2018

Larry L. Trammell oversaw a 68-employee unit responsible for grounds maintenance for the main campus, snow and ice removal, vehicle maintenance for the Physical Plant, forestry, and set-up for major special events such as University Day and Commencement. According to … Continued

Diane Jackson Taylor

January 10, 2018

Diane J. Taylor served three chancellors and three deans of the College of Arts and Sciences, the University’s oldest and largest academic unit, during more than 25 years of service in South Building. As of 1994, she supervised the staff … Continued

Frederic W. Schroeder, Jr.

January 10, 2018

Frederic W. Schroeder, who served the Division of Student Affairs for 30 years, was named dean of students and assistant vice chancellor for student affairs in 1984. His duties included overseeing staff operations and programs in the student judicial system, … Continued

Ann O’Neil Kennedy

January 10, 2018

Ann O. Kennedy had been in charge of reviewing and processing grants and contractual agreements for the School of Medicine since she arrived at the University in 1973. In fiscal year 1992-93, the school was awarded nearly $120 million from … Continued

Douglass Hunt

January 10, 2018

Douglas Hunt had worked closely with Massey for several years to establish the Massey Awards and other initiatives, including the Carolina Seminars program. Chancellor Paul Hardin and the Massey and Weatherspoon families surprised Hunt by honoring him. The award citation … Continued

Helen O’Dell Wilson

January 10, 2018

Helen Wilson was honored for her ability to create order from chaos. “Plunge her into a whirl of activity ― the more complex and varied the better,” her citation read. She created order during more than 20 years in several … Continued

John Lassiter Sanders

January 10, 2018

John Sanders was cited for his selfless and extraordinary service to the University, the state and the people of North Carolina. “He could have been an architect, a political scientist or a historian,” his citation stated. But instead Sanders, who … Continued

Billie Phillips Nagelschmidt

January 10, 2018

Billie Nagelschmidt was honored for enhancing the reputation of the University and the three areas in which she worked during her 30 years of service. During 15 years with the business school, she served as “principal operating officer for the … Continued

Suphronia Jones Cheek

January 10, 2018

Suphronia Cheek, who had been with the Department of Anthropology for 20 years, was cited as the person who had turned the department into a community and for being an incredible secretary. “She mastered endless details of University and departmental … Continued