News and Features
Faculty and graduate students in the College of Arts and Sciences have won 2013 fellowships from the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) to support their research. ACLS, based in New York City, is a private, nonprofit federation of 71 national scholarly organizations in the humanities and related social sciences. Founded in 1919, its mission is “the advancement of humanistic … Continued
Morgan Pitelka, associate professor of Asian studies, has been named the new director of the Carolina Asia Center.
Undergraduate researcher Coertney Scoggin is trying to answer the question: Is it possible to prevent a painful condition like post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)?
Undergraduate researcher Ann Soltan (environmental studies, American studies ’13) wants to put solar energy to work on California dairy farms while saving farmers a bit of cash.
“Yole” means come together. And Yole!Africa US is helping students in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and students at UNC come together to create positive change through cultural exchange.
New York theater ensemble The TEAM – which will be developing a new performance piece while in residence with PlayMakers Repertory Company at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill — will unveil its work-in-progress May 29 at 7:30 p.m. at Frey Rehearsal Hall in the Center for Dramatic Art on Country Club Road. The performance is free and … Continued
Seventy-nine undergraduate students at UNC will spend the summer engaged in research, thanks to 2013 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURFs) awarded by the Office for Undergraduate Research.