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Lights on the Hill

January 28, 2021

Lights on the Hill is a monthly photo feature highlighting College of Arts & Sciences people who are putting service at the forefront as they help to keep the University going during the COVID-19 pandemic … and beyond.

Building smarter so we can breathe easier

January 27, 2021

A UNC biomedical engineering professor’s knack for entrepreneurial resourcefulness helped him jumpstart the development of an innovative face mask device – and a new startup company.

UNC researchers launch “Carolina Tracker,” a resource for pandemic recovery

December 15, 2020

Carolina Tracker project is an online site offering day-to-day information on how North Carolinians’ lives have changed since the onset of the pandemic. Produced by the department of city and regional planning, Carolina Tracker presents easy-to-use, publicly-available data for policymakers and North Carolinians to use. 

Research leads the way

October 28, 2020

Last spring, the coronavirus pandemic disrupted everything. UNC Research helped chart a course to the new normal.

Finding engagement in solitude

October 28, 2020

Associate Professor Nicholas DiEugenio is finding innovative ways to re-engage musicians with his new mini-series, “Alone/Engaged.”

Doing COVID-19 Dirty Work

September 23, 2020

Employing wastewater epidemiology, UNC microbiologist Rachel Noble is leading a state-wide collaboration tracking novel coronavirus outbreaks across North Carolina.

Addressing Pandemic Problems

September 23, 2020

Carolina students, faculty, and staff are engaged in an abundance of projects, making UNC the most cited university in the nation for coronavirus research.

Study abroad goes virtual

September 15, 2020

This fall, a group of students in the College of Arts & Sciences are experiencing study abroad virtually with the Universidad San Francisco de Quito in Ecuador. Karla Estrada Perez, a junior majoring in Hispanic linguistics and global studies with … Continued