Jose V. ‘‘ Zito’’ Sartarelli PH.D.
B Y Mary Catherine Ballou P H OTO B Y Allison Potter
CLOSE YOUR EYES, SPIN A GLOBE, AND POINT TO
ANY PLACE ON EARTH. WHERE DO YOU LAND?
THE POSSIBILITIES ARE ENDLESS. While it may
seem like a mighty endeavor to visit many locations,
Dr. Jose V. Sartarelli, chancellor of the University of
North Carolina Wilmington, stands as one man undaunted
by the prospects and passionate about exploring the world.
Indeed, Chancellor Sartarelli’s favorite thing is travel
combined with his love of reading. He often reads while
traveling, allowing him the opportunity to learn and explore
both on and off the page.
“The world is a beautiful place, travel is an opportunity
for us to see it,” he says. “I think this is one of the great things
that modern men and women have, that our predecessors
Dr. Jose V. Sartarelli, University
of North Carolina Wilmington
chancellor, at Wilmington
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