The annual lecture honors Dr. Richard Whitehead, who served as dean from 1890 to 1905. Being selected as the Whitehead lecturer is one of the highest honors bestowed upon professors during their time at UNC, and has a special significance because the lecturer is selected by the student body each year.
Dr. Cross' lecture is now available online:
Following Dr. Cross lecture, student leaders announced the winners of the several faculty awards, course awards, and student awards.
2011 faculty award winners are listed here, and 2011 student award winners are listed here.
For a full list of the 2010 faculty award winners, click here. For a full list of the 2010 student award winners, click here.
The 2009 winners of the faculty awards are listed here and the winners of the student awards are listed here.