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Black opera enters a golden age

February 6, 2023

Artists debut new works about Black culture and history while scholars like Naomi André rediscover pieces long hidden in segregation’s shadows.

Behind the scenes of a Galapagos research expedition

February 1, 2023

In November 2022, a research team from the Center for Galapagos Studies embarked on a marine expedition to the Galapagos Islands. This photo essay allows a behind the scenes look at their trip.

Bloomable robot, folding electronics enhance patient treatment

January 25, 2023

A research team including Wubin Bai, assistant professor in the department of applied physical sciences, has developed “bloomable” robots, microelectronics that fold to fit inside catheters for more effective and safer implementation.

Becoming a Tar Heel abroad

January 25, 2023

Jackson Holmes spent his first semester as a Tar Heel studying at the University of Stirling in Scotland as part of the Carolina Global Launch program.

Surveyor and storyteller

December 21, 2022

Anna Atencio was a member of the first Chancellor’s Science Scholars cohort. Now she helps tell the unseen story below the seafloor as a geophysicist on the coast of North Carolina.

From Colorado to Carolina

December 19, 2022

Jim White, the College’s new dean, is a climate scientist and a consensus-builder.