Barbara Curtis: 1946 – 2019
Barbara Curtis — loyal friend and generous supporter of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill — died March 6, 2019.
Curtis’ husband, Don ’63, and daughter, Donna ’93, are UNC School of Media and Journalism alumni. Together, the Curtis family’s involvement and generosity with the MJ-school has created life-changing learning experiences for countless students over the past two decades that will continue for generations to come.
“Our school and University community mourns the loss of a true friend,” said Susan King, dean of the school. “Barbara Curtis is the very picture of personal grace with a deep commitment to public service and lifting the lives of others. We are grateful to have known her and for the opportunity we have to continue to honor her legacy.”