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Pepper’s Pizza paintings to hang at Hill Hall

Music Dept. Chair Mark Katz is bringing the beloved Pepper’s Pizza art to Hill Hall. After Pepper’s closed, Katz acquired the paintings of N.C. musicians done by UNC art alum Scott Nurkin.

Willis captures the ‘bigger picture’ of Panama Canal expansion

A serendipitous photo Rachel Willis took in the London `Docklands in January 2012 led to a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the Panama Canal Third Lock Construction project this summer and her assignment to take thousands of digital images.

Ron Rash to deliver Thomas Wolfe Lecture Oct. 2

North Carolina poet and novelist Ron Rash will receive the 2013 Thomas Wolfe Prize and deliver the annual lecture Oct. 2 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Oct. 15 summit to focus on women’s issues

A free Oct. 15 summit at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will focus on women’s issues in the state, including health care, education and the economy. “Ms. Behaving: How N.C. Women Make History” will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Carolina Club on the UNC campus. It is hosted by the Southern Oral … Continued

Process Series features seven artistic works-in-development

The 2013-2014 Process Series will feature seven new artistic works-in-development at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, beginning Sept. 20.

Language studies award helps student prepare for photojournalism project

UNC student Ari Hires ’14 describes her opportunity to dig deeply into the Coptic Christian community of the country of Georgia as proof that academic aspirations can become reality.

Exploring Joara: Excavating the past, shaping the future in western N.C.

Three UNC archaeology alums have unearthed the earliest European settlement in the interior United States near Morganton, N.C.