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More Treatment Options Needed for HIV-Positive Women with Cervical Dysplasia, Study Finds

September 18, 2017

Three researchers from the Gillings School of Global Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are co-authors of an article that compares two treatments for cervical dysplasia, a precancerous condition in which abnormal cell growth occurs on the lining of the cervix. The full article, titled “A randomized clinical trial comparing… Read more »

Chacón Begins as Diplomat in Residence in September 2017

September 18, 2017

In September, Arnold A. Chacón begins service as the Diplomat in Residence (DIR) for the Mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. A member of the career Senior Foreign Service, Chacón most recently served as director general of the Foreign Service and director of human resources at the Department of State. Chacón will be jointly hosted by… Read more »

Seven UNC Students Named Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellows

September 18, 2017

Seven students from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill were awarded grants under the 2017 Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Fellows Program, making Carolina one of the top producers of Fulbright-Hays DDRA fellows. UNC was awarded more than $200,00 in funding for the program by the U.S. Department of Education. These fellowships allow doctoral students… Read more »

Ensemble Collina Explores the ‘Confluence’ of Late Renaissance and Early Baroque Music

September 15, 2017

Over the summer, Acis Productions released “Confluence” by Ensemble Collina, a group of artists primarily made up of UNC music faculty members. Ensemble Collina is made up of UNC professors Michael Kris (trombone), Leah Peroutka (violin), and Brent Wissick (viola da gamba and cello), as well as Elaine Funaro (harpsichord). “Confluence” tells the story of the transformative decades of the early Baroque,… Read more »

UNC Hosts Delegation from Australian Catholic University

September 12, 2017

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill hosted a delegation August 29 and 30, 2017, from Australian Catholic University, led by Provost Pauline Nugent. The delegation visited UNC to build on the Memorandum of Understanding recently signed between the institutions and to explore opportunities for further collaboration. Nugent was joined on the visit by… Read more »