Carolina Student Helps Translate ‘The Last Dance’

May 18, 2020

As Tar Heel fans around the country enjoyed “The Last Dance,” the 10-episode documentary about UNC-Chapel Hill alumnus Michael Jordan and the 1990s Chicago Bulls, one Carolina student was working to help bring the show to China. Rising sophomore Aiqi … Continued

Class of 2020: Chasing Challenges at Carolina

May 4, 2020

A diploma from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is more than just a piece of paper. It means something different for everybody. It can represent a first-generation student turning a new page for his or her family. … Continued

Protecting the Galápagos Islands

April 20, 2020

Home to more unique species than anywhere else on Earth, the Galápagos Islands have been an ecological haven for studying animals, marine sciences and biology since Charles Darwin first set foot there in 1835. For generations, the islands’ ecosystems lived … Continued

Tips from Field Researchers on Life in Isolation, Tough Environments

April 6, 2020

Marine science researchers in Carolina’s College of Arts & Sciences have worked in many of the world’s most remote spaces: Antarctica’s McMurdo Dry Valleys, Alaskan glaciers and Arctic icebreaker research vessels. The lessons researchers learned while working in cramped quarters and without … Continued

Responding to the COVID-19 Crisis

March 23, 2020

As the state copes with the growing crisis over the novel coronavirus, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill faculty members are sharing their expertise and guidance to help the people of North Carolina adapt to these challenging times. Faculty … Continued

Update from Campus Leaders on Coronavirus

February 26, 2020

We are actively tracking updates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the U.S. State Department and the North Carolina Division of Public Health that inform our travel policies. Dear Carolina Community: We are writing to share that the University continues to monitor the spread of … Continued

#GDTBATH: Cade Rodgers

February 25, 2020

Aside from a few short trips on the East Coast, Cade Rodgers rarely had the chance to venture outside of his hometown of Salisbury, North Carolina. Leaving Salisbury to come to UNC-Chapel Hill last fall, Rodgers said, was essentially a … Continued

Tar Heel, Blue Devil Team Up to Support Startups in Kenya

February 3, 2020

Over the past decade, it’s become more commonplace for Carolina and Duke University students to launch a start-up in the Triangle. Resources and mentors from both universities and the surrounding communities help make the task easier. That supportive environment doesn’t … Continued