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On the left on orange background: Curiosity Ignited. Jessica Wolfe is drawn to obscure writers and scholars who have made critical and long-lasting contributions to the literary world, but are often overlooked. Their histories and works drive her creativity and curiosity — and have inspired her to write her first-ever biography.
Located in Fetzer Hall, Livian Kennedy alumna's mural features five silhouetted athletes playing various sports, including basketball, swimming and tennis. A blue-green gradient — along with watermarks representing the courts and fields each of the athletes play on — sets the backdrop of the mural.

Arts Everywhere brings new murals to campus

Whether it’s the stairways of Fetzer Hall or on the walls of UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School’s undergraduate floor, Arts Everywhere is adding color to Carolina’s campus by sponsoring murals in various locations.


Photo of William Ferris on the left, photo of the book cover on the right.

Bookmark This

Bookmark This is a feature that highlights new books by College of Arts & Sciences faculty and alumni. This month’s book: “I AM A MAN: Photographs of the Civil Rights Movement, 1960-1970” by William R. Ferris.


Patricia Parker named next director of the Institute for the Arts and Humanities

Patricia Parker has been named the next director of the Institute for the Arts and Humanities. Her four-year term will begin July 1.


Photo shows a black and white pic of Jane Austen on a purple background with the words "Virtually Yours" at the top.

‘Pride and Prejudice’ in the pandemic

Energized by a lively series on “Race and the Regency,” “Bridgerton” buzz and an interactive murder mystery, the Jane Austen Summer Program makes its virtual debut.


A student raises her hand during Samba Camara's Introduction to Africa course in Fetzer Hall in a class using COVID-19 best practices. (Jon Gardiner/UNC-Chapel Hill)

Easing back into the classroom

Around a third of Carolina students are enrolled in at least one in-person class. Here’s a look at how it’s going.


From left, Samara Perez Labra and Kevin Giff. (Submitted photos)

When service-learning comes full circle

Sophomore Samara Perez Labra is working on community development and revitalization initiatives at Habitat for Humanity of Orange County alongside Carolina alumnus Kevin Giff.


Las Vegas Nevada sign welcomes people to the city. (photo courtesy of pexels)

Sound and the COVID-19 shutdown

A new study published in the Journal of the Acoustical Society of America used urban acoustics to monitor changes in human activity during the COVID-19 shutdown in Las Vegas.