Topics: Winston Crisp

After graduating from UNC School of Law in 1992, Winston Crisp began working at the University as its first full-time assistant dean for student affairs and the first associate dean for student services. He has been the assistant vice chancellor of student affairs since 2005.

University officials respond to anti-Trump fliers on campus


Fliers depicting violence against fascists and damage to President Donald Trump supporters’ property began appearing around campus early last week and were posted on the Overheard at UNC Facebook page on Tuesday.

Student Congress changes fee request system

At the first Student Congress general body meeting of the semester, representatives discussed the split between graduate and undergradute student governments and voted to change how student organizations are funded.

Crisp intervenes: Graduate students will now have their own government

Student governance will be split into two governing bodies — an undergraduate student government and a graduate and professional student government.

Upendo Lounge — a place to support and uplift each other


Renovations to the Upendo Lounge in Student Academic Services Building North included adding partitions, hardwood floors and a dedicated space for students of color to gather.

With a new financial structure, SafeWalk is growing

With stable money now provided by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, SafeWalk is increasing outreach and expanding its program to help people get home safely.

UNC Board of Trustees talks Student Stores, Carolina Hall

Winston Crisp was probably exaggerating when he told the UNC Board of Trustees University Affairs committee that he could talk for three hours about University happenings.

Binge drinking working group prepares for the long haul

After first bringing up the issue in October, Provost Jim Dean and other members of a new binge drinking working group held their first meeting Thursday.

Provost Jim Dean commits to curb student binge drinking

Provost Jim Dean said he wants to curb binge drinking — but he doesn’t have a plan just yet.

Despite cuts to health fees, Campus Health services will stay


After the student health fee was cut by 4 percent this academic year, Winston Crisp spent the summer finding new ways to keep programming — like Interactive Theatre Carolina and sexual health services — the same at Campus Health Services.

Winston Crisp meets with student leaders over cookies

All it took was cookies and lemonade to bring together the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Winston Crisp and UNC student leaders for a discussion about campus life.

Greeks penalized for GPAs

Several fraternities must decide how to respond to disciplinary actions from the University — or they might not be able to recruit first-semester students once fall rush begins Monday.

Thorp, Carney will leave office at end of month

Throughout Chancellor Holden Thorp’s career, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Bruce Carney stood faithfully beside him to fill in where he was needed.

Gambill case review reveals flaws in Honor System

An external review of the Landen Gambill Honor Court case detailed weaknesses in the University’s Honor System and called into question the merits of an entirely student-run court.

Non-discrimination task force finalizes plan to create clearer policy for campus groups

With just days before its self-imposed deadline, the group charged with examining UNC’s non-discrimination policy is closing in on a recommendation to alter the policy, not replace it.

Chancellor Thorp joins ranks of administrators who also teach


Chancellor Holden Thorp will soon join the few who have tackled the challenge of balancing teaching with administrative duties when he begins teaching Introduction to Entrepreneurship in the fall.

Year in Review: Psalm 100 sparks campus debate on non-discrimination policy

A gay senior was expelled from the Christian a cappella group Psalm 100 in August, a decision that the University determined did not violate its non-discrimination policy for student groups.

University administrators to review discrimination policy

UNC officials are in the early stages of reviewing the school’s recently debated non-discrimination policy for student groups.

LGBTQ Center’s Terri Phoenix breaks down barriers despite obstacles


For Terri Phoenix, who is transgendered, education has always been a precious constant in a life full of obstacles.

Student brand ambassadors market products on campus

To market their products to students on campus, companies are utilizing a novel approach: employing the students themselves.

Gender-neutral housing proposal to undergo administrative review


Supporters of a gender-neutral housing option on campus gathered Thursday for a last push of support before the proposal goes to administrative review.