“My parents are very happy and very proud,” she said. “My father works for the University of North Carolina. He’s happy to have another academic (in the family).”
“In my first couple of days here, everybody has been incredibly helpful and really nice,” Bellinger said.
“I’m very excited to continue expanding the programming and reaching more departments within the college, as well as community partners.
“It’s wonderful,” she said her third day on the job. “I am trying to soak up as much information as possible.”
Getting to know the docents is first on her list.
“I need to know the docents before I can target that programming to make sure we’re really utilizing everyone’s talents.”
“(Her position) is everything I really wanted in a job and has such room to grow and tackle a whole lot of different projects and move as a group to an end goal.”
Many of her southern acquaintances ask her why she moved north.
“Everyone is really wonderful and lovely and really makes up for the cold weather,” Bellinger said.
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