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Stacy Zhang stands on a beach in Morehead City with a mask on conducting research.

On the edge of discovery

Postdoctoral researcher Stacy Zhang with the UNC Institute of Marine Sciences is on the frontlines of helping navigate challenges facing North Carolina’s coast.

Emma Rothberg

Ph.D. candidate named Ruth Bader Ginsburg Predoctoral Fellow

The National Women’s History Museum has named Emma Rothberg, a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of History, as an inaugural U.S. Supreme Court Ruth Bader Ginsburg Predoctoral Fellow in Gender Studies.

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A class act

Psychology and neuroscience professor Andrea Hussong celebrates the resiliency of her spring-semester undergraduates, who endured pandemic challenges together.

Shayna Hill sits at her desk smiling at the camera.

STOR manager Shayna Hill wins Massey Award for outstanding service

Eight Carolina employees will receive the 2021 C. Knox Massey Distinguished Service Award. Shayna Hill, manager of the department of statistics and operations research in the College and chair of the Employee Forum, is one of the winners.

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Solar Energy research team selected for Creativity Hubs Award

New award will support a team from the 2020-2021 competitive funding round seeking to revolutionize solar energy research and solar fuel production.

On the left, book cover for "Bewilderness;" on the right a photo of Karen Tucker.

Bookmark This

Bookmark This is a feature that highlights new books by College of Arts & Sciences faculty and alumni, published the first week of each month. This month’s featured book: “Bewilderness” (Catapult, June 2021), a debut novel by Karen Tucker.

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Getting they/them pronouns right

Carolina study shows announcing pronouns, which is often used to signal gender identity, improves how pronouns are understood.