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PlayMakers presents regional premiere of ‘Hold These Truths’

PlayMakers Repertory Company will present the regional premiere of “Hold These Truths,” written by Jeanne Sakata, April 23-27.

Celebrate undergraduate research at UNC April 14

More than 140 Carolina undergraduate students will present their work at the 15th annual Celebration of Undergraduate Research on Monday.

UNC historian is co-producer of Peabody Award-winning PBS show, ‘A Chef’s Life’

Historian Malinda Maynor Lowery is a part of the team that produces ‘A Chef’s Life,’ an award-winning PBS show based on a farm-to-fork restaurant, Chef and the Farmer, in Kinston, N.C.

Music industry entrepreneur Ken Weiss encourages students’ passion for the arts

When Los Angeles-based music industry entrepreneur Ken Weiss first moved to Chapel Hill in 2007, he had no idea he’d be co-teaching the University’s first course in artistic entrepreneurship just three years later.

Parker wins University Diversity Award

Patricia Parker, an Associate Professor of Communication Studies and Director of Faculty Diversity Initiatives in the College of Arts and Sciences, has won a 2014 University Diversity Award.

French translation of ‘Give My Poor Heart Ease’ book wins prestigious prize

The French translation of UNC historian William Ferris’ book, Give My Poor Heart Ease: Voices of the Mississippi Blues, has won a prestigious prize from Académie Charles Cros in the world music book category.

Garcia to examine how black music’s African origins was understood in mid-20th century

UNC associate professor of music David Garcia will examine how black music’s African origins was understood in the mid-20th century with a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).