Carolina Ranks 35th in 2016 Academic Ranking of World Universities

Carolina Ranks 35th in 2016 Academic Ranking of World Universities

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranks 35th in the world and 25th in the U.S. among global universities, according to the 2016 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) released by the Center for World Class Universities at Shanghai Jiao Tong University on August 15. “UNC’s performance in this ranking is a reflection of the research being done by... Read More

Bringing Science Lessons to Life for Young English Language Learners

Bringing Science Lessons to Life for Young English Language Learners

Synapse. Endoplasmic reticulum. Thrombus. Kelly Ryoo found herself stumbling over these words in 2000. At the time, she was a graduate student at Stanford University studying education. While there, she focused on making online learning materials for pre-med students, and although she studied public health in her home country of South Korea, she found the medical... Read More

Adapting, Exploring and Finding Belonging

Adapting, Exploring and Finding Belonging

On Friday mornings, a small group of friends often can be found chatting as they sit on couches tucked along a window-lined wall in the FedEx Global Education Center on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus. Conversation flows in varied accents from across the globe.  They found each other thanks to their... Read More

A Place to Grow for Refugees from Myanmar

A Place to Grow for Refugees from Myanmar

Dark clouds loomed over the Transplanting Traditions Community Farm on a recent evening, threatening to rain on a midsummer potluck dinner. But underneath the tin roof of the farm’s largest building, everyone was dry and happy, eating at picnic tables and talking in English and Karen. Like the roof covering the diners, the Triangle has... Read More

Now Accepting Submissions for the 17th Annual Carolina Global Photography Competition

Now Accepting Submissions for the 17th Annual Carolina Global Photography Competition

The submission period has opened for the 17th annual Carolina Global Photography Competition. This amateur competition is open to all students, faculty, alumni and staff of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and it showcases Carolina’s global activity, educational opportunities, research and service work. The competition closes September 30, 2016. Each photographer may... Read More

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