After 47 years at Carolina, longtime professor Fred Clark is stepping down from teaching. But, he’s not stepping away from the students — it’s something he can’t even imagine.
William Prentice, a professor of exercise and sport science, has been recognized by the United States Sports Academy for his contributions and achievements in sports medicine.
A team of astronomers has identified possibly the coldest, faintest white dwarf star ever detected. This ancient stellar remnant is so cool that its carbon has crystallized, forming — in effect — an Earth-size diamond in space.
UNC philosopher William G. Lycan will deliver the 2014-2015 Sanders Lecture at an upcoming meeting of the American Philosophical Association (APA). Lycan is the William Rand Kenan Jr. Professor in the department of philosophy. The Sanders Lecturer is selected by a special APA committee. It was established in 2013 “to honor a distinguished scholar in philosophy of mind, metaphysics or … Continued
UNC-Chapel Hill roommates and Pi Kappa Phi fraternity brothers Shad Albarazanji and Trey Bright are riding bikes 4,000 miles cross-country on Push America’s Journey of Hope.
UNC sociologist Howard Aldrich will receive an honorary degree from Mid Sweden University on Oct. 10.
Andy Lang in the Office of Arts and Sciences Information Services and Sandy Staley of the department of philosophy have won outstanding manager awards from the University.