Taking the classroom to the diamond

April 10, 2019

Statistics major Micah Daley-Harris is taking what he’s learning in the classroom to provide cutting-edge analytics for the Carolina baseball team.

Transforming garbage into fashion

April 10, 2019

Carolina senior Ana Soule and her team at the Phoenyx Project are giving new life to vinyl billboards that would otherwise end up in the dump.

UNC Creative Writing Lecturer Tyree Daye Wins 2019 Whiting Award

April 1, 2019

Tyree Daye, a lecturer in poetry in UNC’s Creative Writing Program in the English & Comparative Literature Department, is one of this year’s Whiting Award recipients, a prestigious $50,000 award supporting the work of talented emerging writers.

Horticulture, History, and Hurricanes

April 1, 2019

In starting a community garden, the Coharie tribe reclaim their autonomy in agriculture, transforming it into a place for healing and community. UNC senior Sierra Dunne records their story, learning about the deep-rooted connections among soil, sorghum syrup, and boundless generosity in the process.

Focusing on flexibility

March 18, 2019

Carolina’s Flexible Learning Spaces Initiative will modernize up to 50 classrooms and advance student-focused interaction.

Virtual archaeology tour brings campus history to life

March 18, 2019

The Research Laboratories of Archaeology created a walking tour to show the dozen places on campus where archaeologists excavated and made discoveries about life before the University’s founding and during its first 100 years.

The Net Fix

March 18, 2019

With the mass adoption of streaming video services and last yearʼs repeal of net neutrality rules, how consumers interact with the internet is poised to change in unprecedented ways. Two UNC economists create tools to help industry analysts and policymakers chart a course through the uncertainty.