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The music score sheet to "Lift Every Voice and Sing" is in the shape of a map of the United States.

Musicologist makes case for national hymn

Carolina music professor Naomi André wants Americans to know more about the song “Lift Every Voice and Sing.”

Collage graphic: left: book cover, right: headshot of author Sarah Dempsey

Bookmark This

Bookmark This is a feature that highlights new books by College of Arts and Sciences faculty and alumni. The February featured book is “Organizing Eating: Communicating for Equity Across U.S. Food Systems” by Sarah E. Dempsey, associate professor of communication.

Hip-hop’s healing power

Two spring performances, both involving work by music professor Mark Katz, highlight the transformative power of hip-hop.

Stock photo of the interior of a theater, with several overhead lights illuminating an empty stage.

The Process Series explores “Voices | Visions and Revisions” in its 16th season

The Process Series’ 16th season, “Voices | Visions and Revision,” will focus on the voices of the artists through whose eyes we see our world anew and the process through which those artists arrive at the works we see.

Lee Weisert plays a toy piano at home, where a full keyboard and microphone is set up to the side and his bed is behind him.

Lee Weisert goes behind the scenes on his ‘Recesses’ album

Lee Weisert chatted with the department of music about his new album ‘Recesses,’ the processes that made it and the people and places that inspired it.

Saleemah Sharpe tosses sticky notes into the air as people sitting on chairs watch.

‘Every Brilliant Thing’ uses theater to build resilience

It’s a show. It’s a health and wellness initiative. And free performances for faculty, staff and students begin Jan. 10.

Nine student actors line up, stomping and screaming, during rehearsal for a play.

Behind the scenes with Kenan Theatre Company

The dramatic art department’s undergraduate theater company returns this spring with “The Seagull” by Anton Chekov and the musical “Something Rotten,” produced in collaboration with the music department.