Each year, The Graduate School honors graduate students in programs throughout our University for their powerful discoveries that contribute to a better future for people and communities in North Carolina. We're pleased to present 11 Impact Awards for 2022.
The longstanding Impact Award, made possible through the generous support of the Graduate Education Advancement Board, recognizes discoveries with a direct impact on our state in the present time.
Improving readability for COVID-19 documents from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Speech and hearing sciences
Understanding financial assistance processes in rural and non-rural oncology care settings in North Carolina
Health policy and management
The effects of diet and drinking well water on lower birth weight
Environmental sciences and engineering
How precipitation affects the risk of car crashes in rural and urban parts of North Carolina
Montana A. Eck
Effects of e-cigarettes on respiratory immune health
Toxicology and environmental medicine
The role of psychologists in improving outcomes for North Carolinians experiencing mental illness
The sheepshead fish and its contributions to our coastline and our state
“Friendly folks in robes”: white nationalist women and organized terror in the Triad, 1979
Addressing environmental racism and asphalt plant pollution