March 13-16: C19 — The Society of Nineteenth-Century Americanists: The largest international conference for humanities scholars. Carolina Inn. Hosted by the UNC department of English and comparative literature, the College, and the Institute for the Arts and Humanities. Advanced registration fee required. http://as.vanderbilt.edu/c19/
March 14: Deadline for submission to the 6th Annual CHANL Scientific Art Competition. Cash prizes are awarded. For details and to submit your artwork, visit http://chanl.unc.edu/. Vote for your favorites at an open exhibit April 12 in the Chapman Hall Lobby; winners to be announced April 14.
Professors across the College of Arts and Sciences are changing the structure of large introductory classes to enhance student learning and make their classes more engaging, experiential and effective... read more »
Do you like the TV shows "CSI," "Criminal Minds" or "Bones?" Anthropology Professor Dale Hutchinson teaches students from all majors how to map and recover the elements of a crime scene in his class, Anthropology 423: “Written in Bone.".. read more »
Thirty-four years later, the old Soviet Union is gone, and the Olympics have just ended in the new Russia. Robertson continues to be a keen observer, now as an associate professor of political science at Carolina who has built a career studying political protest in modern Russia... [more]
UNC’s Digital Innovation Lab (DIL) began working with the Khayrallah Program for Lebanese-American Studies at North Carolina State University two years ago to map the migration and settlement of hundreds of families in North Carolina cities a century ago from what is now Lebanon, but was then a part of the Ottoman Empire. .. [more]
Mike Ramsey, a chemistry professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering, one of the highest professional distinctions awarded to a scientist or engineer... [more]
Roberto Quercia, winner of the 2013 C. Felix Harvey Award, will use the money that came with the prize to develop a training academy that prepares middle and high school coaches to support academic success among male athletes of color... [more]