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BOONE, N.C. -- Dr. Lakshmi S. Iyer, along with Drs. Heidi Carlone and Sara Heredia, has received $98,696 in funding from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro to implement their project titled "BRIDGES (BRoadening Identities for Diverse Groups Engaging with STEM)." Iyer is a professor ...
Witt/Kieffer, the executive search firm that Cal hired to help find the program's next athletic director, has returned $110,000 to the University of North Carolina system, or UNC, as first reported by Business North Carolina. This refund comes after UNC System officials criticized Witt/Kieffer's work over ...

Privacy Policy. Two of the prominent voices in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas student-led #NeverAgain movement and two relatives of students slain at the school rallied against gun violence with hundreds of others Thursday evening at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, WRAL-TV is reporting. Sarah ...
Carissa Byrne Hessick is a professor of law at the University of North Carolina and director of the Prosecutors and Politics Project. Alison Rossi is a law student at the University of North Carolina and a researcher at the Prosecutors and Politics Project. Follow the Opinion section on Twitter ...
He was named the district's Principal of the Year for 2010-2011. He earned a bachelor's degree from Appalachian State University and a master's degree from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Joining Smith at West Cabarrus High as assistant principal will be Yolanda Blakeney, who is ...

"The platform made similar promises many times before," said Zeynep Tufekci, an associate professor at the University of North Carolina who studies how technology affects society. She pointed out that in 2010, Zuckerberg said in The Washington Post that Facebook users needed simpler controls ...
Rich has been a member of the Orangeburg Civic Ballet for nine years and has studied at several summer intensives including University of South Carolina Dance Conservatory, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, Orlando Ballet, the University of North Carolina School of the Arts and Tamalyns Dance ...
University of North Carolina System President Margaret Spellings touted the UNC System's progress to increase access to education and improve student success during her State of the University address March 21 on the UNCW campus. UNCW is one of the stops on Spellings' 2018 State of the University ...
The University of North Carolina Wilmington has been approved by the Chinese Ministry of Education to establish a dual degree program between UNCW and Chongqing University of Arts and Sciences (CUAS) in Chongqing, China, the university announced today. More than 500 universities from around ...
The University of North Carolina System Board of Governors named Cecil Staton the next chancellor of East Carolina University in April 2017. Nine months later, the executive search firm hired to recruit Staton refunded $110,000 in professional fees from the search. Cecil StatonUniversity system leaders ...
The book is based on the experiences of the men as members of a support group run by Rosenstein and Yopp at the Comprehensive Cancer Support Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. All proceeds from the book will be donated to Rosenstein and Yopp's clinical and research work ...
The awards honor individuals who have mentored or supported women on campus, elevated the status of women or improved campus policies for them, promoted women's recruitment and retention, or promoted professional development for women. By Susan Hudson, University Gazette, Thursday, March ...
Sky Blue FC earned its first preseason win of the 2018 season against North Carolina University with a 2-1 result. Photo by Jeffrey Auger. Sky Blue FC defeated the University of North Carolina 2-1 on Saturday at Sportika Sports in Manalapan, N.J. in the club's second preseason match of the 2018 season.
After being suspended from the University of North Carolina on January 30th, freshman Jalek Felton is officially leaving the school. Weeks passed without any new information on Felton's case, with rumors swirling through social media. The freshman has been off campus since his suspension was ...
"This is part of a residency," said Offendum via phone from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he was doing a similar program. "When you study language, you realize poetry is the backbone of the Arabic language. Poetry holds a huge place in Arabic culture, Middle Eastern and North ...

The bride received a BA degree in archaeology and anthropology from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is the managing director for The Good Food Foundation in San Francisco. The groom is the son of Laura Dunavent Rankin Allen of Charlotte, and Francis Waldo Allen Jr. of Savannah, GA.
Margaret Spellings, the president of the University of North Carolina system, gestures during UNCSA Chancellor Lindsay Bierman's presentation on proposed upgrades to the Stevens Center. A piece of exterior ornamentation from the 90-year-old building is on the table. Photos by David Rolfe/Journal.
The students of the University of North Carolina (UNC), Chapel Hill, came out to protest against a rumored white nationalist rally Wednesday, which later turned out to be a hoax. Kevin Guskiewicz, the dean of the UNC's College of Arts & Sciences sent a message Tuesday to other deans and department ...
Many households in the area use private wells for their drinking water, but these are often not routinely tested for lead, increasing the risk of kids suffering from lead poisoning. A new initiative from the nonprofit research institute RTI International and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is offering ...
(Chapel Hill, N.C.— Feb. 15, 2018) – Rye Barcott, social entrepreneur and a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will deliver the University's spring Commencement address on May 13 in Kenan Stadium. Before graduating from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2001 on an ROTC scholarship, ...
Wake Forest University School of Business and University of North Carolina School of the Arts announced a partnership to promote opportunities for UNCSA graduates at the School of Business' master's in management program. The partnership will give UNCSA graduates an accelerated application ...
University of North Carolina freshman guard Jalek Felton has been suspended from the University and is not currently eligible to participate in any University activities, school officials announced Wednesday. Due to federal privacy laws, the University cannot comment any further. The West Columbia, S.C., ...
As part of the Arts Everywhere initative, tap dancer, choreographer and MacArthur 'Genius' grant winner Michelle Dorrance and her dance troupe joined soccer freestyling sensation Indi Cowie for a series of performances on campus this week. By Rob Holliday, University Communications, Friday, January ...
While many individuals, especially those who grew up in the American South, have historically used the words “hon” or “honey” as a polite term of endearment in a warm and welcoming atmosphere, students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are taking issue with the practice. According to a ...
“We already know that maternal diet before and during early pregnancy plays a significant role in fetal development,” the study's lead researcher Tania Desrosiers, PhD, MPH, and research assistant professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, said in a press release. However, these new ...
(Chapel Hill, N.C.- Jan. 25, 2018)— Women who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant may want to avoid diets that reduce or eliminate carbohydrates, as they could increase the risk of having babies with neural tube birth defects, according to a new study from the University of North Carolina at ...
It also features the words “The University of North Carolina System.” The new branding kills off the term “general administration,” the old phrase for the UNC System offices. That title, Spellings said, “means nothing to no one.” “We are the University of North Carolina System,” she said, adding, “that's ...
United, we can seize the opportunities ahead, while preserving the independence and identities of our institutions.” Spellings also announced that the system's administrative unit, formerly called UNC General Administration or UNC-GA, has been renamed the University of North Carolina System Office.
Twenty-five faculty members and teaching assistants have been named winners of UNC-Chapel Hill's 2018 University Teaching Awards. The recipients were recognized during halftime of the men's basketball game against Georgia Tech on Jan. 20. Chancellor Carol L. Folt also will host a spring banquet to honor the ...
WILMINGTON — Voter apathy will continue if North Carolina maintains its reputation as among the most gerrymandered states in the country, an audience of about 300 heard at a forum on redistricting held Thursday night at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. “There are a lot of Americans that are ...
JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) – The Buccaneers announced on Thursday, they've reached an agreement to play the University of North Carolina in 2022. “We are very excited to make this game announcement and want to thank North Carolina for giving us this opportunity,” said head coach Randy Sanders.
Classes were canceled Wednesday at a number of universities in the South, including Georgia Tech, the University of Georgia, the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Duke University and North Carolina State University. CNN's Steve Almasy, Judson Jones ...
Consumers pay lower prices for staple products at U.S. grocery retailers located near a new Lidl store, according to an independent study that was released last week by the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School. The study was commissioned by Lidl US, which opened its first stores in ...
Ahyiona Vason, a sophomore guard for the Pirates, will be joining the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) women's basketball team after making her official signing November 8 in the Lou Ross Center. Vason started in 27 of 28 games, contributing 9.9 points per game (ppg) and earning an ...
It's not often world-class, but with a handful of sand-accumulating, man-made structures and a natural tributary (or two), the clear, warm(ish)-water breaks of Wrightsville Beach (just a ten-minute drive from UNC-Wilmington campus) produce relatively consistent surf by east coast standards. Tide-dependant ...
LeRoy Frasier, Black Student Who Helped Desegregate University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Dead at 80 · Breanna Edwards · 1/03/18 8: ... LeRoy and Ralph Frasier are shown on the University of North Carolina campus after registering for the second semester on Feb. 7, 1956. They were the first ...
This undated photo provided by Duke University shows Dr. Danielle Seaman, a former radiology professor at the university. A federal anti-trust complaint filed by Seaman claims that Duke University and the nearby University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill conspired to avoid competition by agreeing not to ...
Avent holds a Ph.D. in Biomedical Mathematics and Engineering from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; two master's degrees, one in Electrical Engineering from North Carolina State University and the other in Biomedical Mathematics and Engineering from the University of North Carolina; and a ...
(Chapel Hill, N.C.- Dec. 22, 2017)– For the 17th time, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the nation's first public university, is the best value in American public higher education, according to Kiplinger's Personal Finance. The top ranking reflects the University's commitment to opening access to a ...
Three fraternities at a University of North Carolina campus have been suspended for hazing and other infractions. The Charlotte Observer reports that the UNC Charlotte's Office of Student Conduct says Delta Chi, Lambda Chi Alpha and Phi Sigma Kappa have had their registrations suspended for incidents ...
Two separate data breach incidents at specialty practices in Kentucky and North Carolina have led to nearly 60,000 compromised patient records. On Friday, the University of North Carolina Health Care's Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center reported a data breach involving a laptop stolen during an Oct. 8 ...
The building was built in 2007 to bring together units committed to international education and previously housed in buildings across campus. It is a tangible demonstration of the University's commitment to global education, and it creates a hub for UNC-Chapel Hill's global activity, with space for student ...
SACSCOC, recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as the regional accrediting agency in the 11 U.S. Southern states, oversees institutions of higher education that award associate, bachelor's, master's or doctoral degrees. All SACSCOC member institutions are required to undergo a full ...
The Associated Press. CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say that a student has been found dead in a dormitory at The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. No foul play was suspected. University officials informed the campus of the death Saturday night, according to The Herald-Sun in Durham.
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -. A Northside High School senior signed with a college to play softball Thursday during a signing event. MOREAdditional LinksPoll. Hannah George made it official to play softball at the University of North Carolina next year. The four-year starter says she worked to get a scholarship offer with the ...
Elizabeth City State University administrators ran up the flagpole this week an outline of expenses the university expects to seek additional state funding for this year. There is widespread recognition among ECSU and University of North Carolina System officials that getting the request funded during the ...
As a social work researcher, Kim Strom-Gottfried has studied moral courage for much of her career. She has surveys and statistical data on the topic and has heard first-hand from many people about the struggle of dealing with the ethics of their colleagues and co-workers. But perhaps her grandmother said ...
The 228-unit community features a mix of two- and three-bedroom floor plans and serves students enrolled at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Acquired as part of a joint venture with Apex One Investment Partners, the transaction marks Balfour Beatty's first in the off-campus student housing ...


 

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