To Conquer the World

June 13, 2019

Historian Fred Naiden’s groundbreaking work on Alexander the Great’s role as a religious leader shines a new light on the ancient conqueror’s rise to the top.

A Veteran’s View

June 12, 2019

Master’s student Reuben Mabry in UNC’s studio art program uses his eight-year career in the U.S. Army as the foundation for his work, creating paintings about the indoctrination of military members.

Dynamic structures

June 11, 2019

New materials from the lab of UNC researcher Ronit Freeman that can reconfigure on demand have potential for applications in diagnostics, drug delivery and more.

Preventing waterborne illness after a hurricane

June 3, 2019

Rachel Noble of Carolina’s Institute of Marine Sciences talks about her rapid water quality tests and how they can help North Carolinians stay safe during hurricane season.

Maymester: “Ethics of Stand-up Comedy”

May 30, 2019

“Ethics of Stand-up Comedy” is a Maymester course that examines comedy’s role in society as a form of cultural expression full of underlying ethical discussions.