A Virtual Tour by Carolyn Edy
Nearly four years after opening its doors, the George Watts Hill Alumni Center has graduated into
a destination point for alumni, faculty, staff and students. Whether offering programs or helping
alumni stay in touch, the center's message is 'Welcome home.'
Famous Since I969
by David E. Browl1 ' 75 and
Karen C. Blal1ifield
One of the University's best teachers,
Dick Richardson has lent his com-
passion, his mischievous wit and his
common sense to South Building.
Vickie I Victoria
by D av id E. Brown ' 75
The choir audition was an after-
thought. One of Hill Hall's pet
pupils, she went off to be a mezzo-
soprano ... and left her heart on
the farm .
Victory at Last?
by John Manuel ' 76
High-tech investments, capital projects and
competitive salaries top UNC's requests as
the Legislature reconvenes.
On the cover: The George
Watts Hill Alumni Center
is a welcoming place for
alumni, faculty and
students. Dan Sears
D EPA R T MEN T 5
From the Hill
Power and Promise
by Elizabeth F. Wiegand ' 75
Sylvia Hatchell's leadership extends
beyond the Carmichael court, to
nurturing the momentum programs
such as hers have given to women's
This page: Photos by
Gaston Ward Callum
(Alumni Center, Richardson, Livengood) and Scott
Sharpe (Hatchell) .
The GAA Today
Volume 86, Number I
From the GAA President
Douglas S. Dibbert ' 70 Publisher • Regina W . Oliver ' 75 Editor · Diana W. Palmer ' 86 Mllllag;IIg Editor aud Art Dirc(for • David E. Brown ' 75 Associate Editor • Stephanie J. Miller ' 83 Adlltrtisillg Accollm Reprcmlldtillc
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