iWitness: Silent Sam Protest

In this installment of iWitness, director of enterprise Corey Risinger talks to photo editor Nathan Klima, assistant university editor Myah Ward and assistant city editor Molly Horak about the atmosphere of Tuesday's Silent Sam protest and what they anticipate moving forward.

iWitness: James Tatter and Nathan Klima on covering UNC's Nashville NCAA hearing

In our new series iWitness, we take readers behind the scenes of some our most in-depth stories with an iPhone interview. In our first installment, editor-in-chief Tyler Fleming talks to photo editor Nathan Klima and assistant sports editor James Tatter about their journey to Nashville to cover UNC's NCAA hearing, an event that's been more than six years in the making. Read their story here:

N.C. Speaks Out

Remembering Lost Songs

Historian and singer-songwriter Anna Shternshis and Psoy Korolenko recreate lost Yiddish songs written by amateur poets and songwriters during the Second World War in the Soviet Union. Their lecture and performance was hosted by the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies as an event to remember and honor the Soviet Jewish people who were killed during the Holocaust.

Trump America

Three UNC students reflect on Donald Trump's first two weeks as president, and the resistance following policies like the "Muslim Ban."

11th Annual Moral March on Raleigh

Thousands participated in the 11th annual Moral March on Raleigh February 11, part of the Historic Thousands on Jone’s Street People’s Assembly, a coalition of more than 125 North Carolina NAACP branches.

My First Kiss

"You go into it thinking it's going to be much more than it is, but it's really not. It's just really awkward." Students share the stories behind their first kiss.

DTH Distinguished Alumnus: Rolfe Neill

Rolfe Neill was the editor-and-chief of The Daily Tar Heel in 1953-54 and the recipient of the second Distinguished Alumni Award. Neill, who later in his career became the publisher of The Charlotte Observer, gives advice to young journalists entering an uncertain world.

Twenty One Pilots Perform at the Greensboro Coliseum

Twenty One Pilots perform their song, "Trees" at the Greensboro Coliseum on Saturday, Feb. 25.

Celebrating the life of Wilson Caldwell

The UNC NAACP hosts a candlelight vigil for Wilson Caldwell, who was born a slave in the household of UNC's second president, David Swain.

UNC Beats Duke

After the UNC men's basketball 90-83 win on Saturday against Duke, crowds flooded to Franklin Street to celebrate.


Mitch Trubisky's UNC Pro Day: Behind the Scenes

On March 21, 2017, UNC held its annual pro day. Here is a behind the scenes look at what quarterback and potential 1st round NFL Draft pick Mitch Trubisky's day was like.

Dance Marathon

Carolina For The Kids hosts their annual Dance Marathon on Friday and Saturday to raise money for the UNC Children's Hospital.

Victory At Last

After UNC's men's basketball team defeated Gonzaga in the NCAA Championship, 55,000 people rushed Franklin Street.

Favorite Class

After class registration, UNC students share their favorite and least favorite classes.

Holi Moli 2017

In a colorful celebration of spring, students gathered at Hooker Fields for the annual Holi Moli event.

Immigration Protests

In response to an executive order banning Syrian refugees from entering the United States, protesters gathered in front of the post office on Franklin Street and at Raleigh-Durham International Airport. 

An Inside Look: The UNC Archives

University Archivist Nicholas Graham preserves UNC records from when the University was founded to the present. He explores his favorite collections and his daily life in the stacks of Wilson Library.

The May Queen

The director of The May Queen gives us a behind the scenes look of PlayMakers Repertory Company's newest production.