Luter Residence Hall

If you don’t know the name of Joseph Williamson Luter III (’61), you may know Smithfield Foods, the sausage company his family has owned since 1936. A boar’s profile represents the company in the dorm’s seal. Mr. Luter is an esteemed University supporter who served on the Board of Trustees from 1997-2001. The dorm’s spacious commons area hosted a concert featuring Australian folk rocker Jennifer Knapp in 2012.

Famous Alumni: Zachary Andrew Klein (’04), co-founder of video-sharing website Vimeo, and 2012 U.S. Open golf champion Webb Simpson (’08) are former Luter residents.

Upcoming Events

Mar 20, 2018: Scott Townsend: Social Capital/Greece at Charlotte and Philip Hanes Art Gallery

Monday-Friday 10am-5pm Saturday & Sunday 1-5pm In another example of a collaborative,...

Mar 20, 2018: Human Evolution: Hot Topics in Paleoanthropology at Museum of Anthropology

Our ancient ancestors first diverged from other primates around 7 million years ago. This...

Mar 20, 2018: Japan through the Photographer's Lens at Museum of Anthropology

Japan is often seen as a high-tech society and an economic leader in industry and manufacturing....

Mar 20, 2018: Mother Goddess: Fertility Figures of the Ancient Mediterranean at Museum of Anthropology

Childbirth was a magical and religious act for ancient cultures of the Mediterranean. Necessary...

Faculty Fellows

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