Author Archives: Tish Wiggs

Celebrating the Black Experience at UNC

Our friends at the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center ( have just completed digitizing Black Ink, the official publication of UNC’s Black Student Movement. Publication of Black Ink began in 1969, with the goal of transforming “Blackness … into pictures … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, UNC!

October 12, 2011, marks the 218th anniversary of the laying of the cornerstone at Old East–the oldest building at the nation’s oldest state-funded university.┬áSince 1877, the UNC community has proudly gathered to commemorate this historic event. Wilson Library houses memories … Continue reading

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Open for Business

In early August, we let you know that University Archives was getting a new office suite. Well, we are all moved and settled into our new space on the third floor of Wilson Library. We are pleased as can be … Continue reading

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So it’s Rah, Rah, Car’lina-lina!

Students are back, the sky is a crisp Carolina blue, and the leaves are just starting to change. … Must be time for Carolina football!┬áThis weekend, before you head down to Kenan Stadium and the new Blue Zone, be sure … Continue reading

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Collecting the Student Experience

What are your fondest memories of college? Were they formed outside the classroom, hanging out with your friends? Did you warmly remember hours spent singing with the chorus, helping your friend run in student elections, or building sets for an … Continue reading

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