Shenggen Fan will lead the public forum “Ending Hunger by 2025” at 12:15 p.m. on Oct. 23 in the Nelson Mandela Auditorium in the FedEx Global Education Center.
John Wilkerson, Reyco Henning and Mark Howe made significant contributions toward the discovery that neutrinos change identities as they travel from the core of the sun to the surface of the earth.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill recently hosted Dame Nicola Brewer, vice-provost international of University College London (UCL), and colleagues. The delegation visited Chapel Hill to learn more about UNC’s area studies and global centers.
Diversity and Multicultural Affairs’ Carolina Latina/o Collaborative and the Carolina Union Activities Board launched UNC’s Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration on Sept. 15. Take advantage of more than 30 events through Oct. 15.
The Graduate School’s Royster Society of Fellows attracts exceptionally talented graduate students from around the world. Many of them pursue graduate studies in the College of Arts and Sciences.
Andrew Royce Bauer, a senior Honors student in African, African American and Diaspora Studies, has been selected to participate in the Canada-based Killam Fellowships Program administered by Fulbright Canada.
The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation awarded $2.3M to the Two Blades Foundation (2Blades), a charitable organization that supports the development of durable disease resistance in crop plants. UNC biologist Jeff Dangl is part of the research teams that will investigate plant immunity in the United States and Europe.