Bahr is the the William C. Friday Distinguished Professor of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry at UNC Pembroke.
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During two ceremonies on Friday evening and Saturday morning, UNC Pembroke conferred degrees on 533 graduates.
Commencement speaker Tim Ritter invited graduates to speak at their own commencement.
U.S. News & World Report issued its first “Best Colleges for Veterans” publication on November 20, and UNC Pembroke has a spot at number 20 among regional universities in the South. UNCP is the only regional public university in North Carolina to make the list, which ranked 234 schools across all the U.S.
Morgan Hunt, a 2006 graduate, has been named director UNC Pembroke's Office of Alumni Relations in the Office of Advancement. She will be responsible for programming for UNCP's 22,000 alumni.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Ben A. Bahr, the William C. Friday Distinguished Professor of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry at the University of North Carolina Pembroke, received the James E. Holshouser Jr. Award for Excellence in Public Service today from the Board of Governors of the 17-campus University of North Carolina.
Watch profile of Ben Bahr (aired on UNC TV's North Carolina Now, Nov. 11, 2013)