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While mental health has always been an issue on college campuses University officials say the number of reported incidents is on the rise.
Those who knew Melody van Lidth de Jeude a doctoral candidate in UNCs Department of Communication Studies said she was a good person and skilled educator.
Hana Staub a masters degree candidate in the School of Social Work with a background in community service died on May 31.Her father Jacob Staub said she committed suicide.
Corey Gallisdorfer a UNC freshman who was arrested on May 3 and charged with sexual exploitation of children was released from the Durham County jail on a 50000 bail May 13.
An affidavit filed by the FBI in the case of a UNC freshman reveals a trail of pornographic solicitation deception and threats that could result in prison time.
More than 2000 students faculty and community members will gather at Fetzer Field on Friday at 6 p.m. for the Universitys 13th annual Relay for Life event.
After helping raise generations of North Carolinians and the Universitys profile in child research a 45-year-old child care center will close its doors in response to budget cuts.
A portion of the campus server that handles emails was shut down Thursday morning causing about 200000 messages to be delayed.
Free to the public the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center8217s annual LEGO-palooza drew hundreds of children and parents like James mother Beth Herman who said she was equally impressed by exhibits ranging from the Titanic to the Death Star.
As unrest topples leaders and turns the political landscape of Middle Eastern and North African countries upsidedown the future of study abroad programs in those regions rests on shaky ground.
Dean Drescher and Mohammad Saad are unbeatable when theyre together.Or so says their campaign manager Spencer Beasley.
Susan Chen an African-American studies and communication studies double major is joining Omar Currie an elementary education major to run for senior class president and vice president respectively.
Two months removed from the sudden resignation of its executive producer the Reese Felts Digital News Project is searching for its next leader.Earlier this month the School of Journalism and Mass Communication posted a job description for the position on its website.
Students officially have less time to appeal for in-state residency and may find residency harder to prove thanks to an updated state residency manual.
The Pit became a land of fire and ice Wednesday night when a carved ice menorah was lit in honor of the first day of Hanukkah.About 50 people gathered in the Pit on Wednesday night for Hanukkah on Ice to celebrate the start of the Jewish holiday.Hanukkah or the Festival of Lights is an eight-day holiday that acknowledges the rededication of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem in the 2nd century B.C.
Jaywalking previously punished by verbal warnings will now be punishable with a hefty 166 fine.In an effort to improve pedestrian safety the UNC Department of Public Safety has begun the new campaign similar to an initiative in the 2006-07 school year which resulted in 19 pedestrian citations.
Courtney Canipe grew up with Harry Potter. She sees the release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 as the end of an era but with an event Wednesday that drew more than 100 Potter enthusiasts to the Great Hall of the Student Union Canipe said she hoped to send the popular childrens novel out with a bang.
Employees were urged to separate their personal and business correspondences and to participate more in campus projects Wednesday at a relatively quiet Employee Forum. A first-time appearance by Chancellor Holden Thorps wife Patti Thorp and discussions concerning the Public Records Act and information retention schedules were on the agenda of the monthly forum.
Chancellor Holden Thorp said he hopes that a speech today will spark interest in the long-awaited InnovateCarolina plan.The plan which will cost 125 million aims to make UNC a leading university in innovation and entrepreneurship.Thorp said he will be using his recently-published book Engines of Innovation The Entrepreneurial University in the Twenty-First Century to better explain the plan to the Universitys students and community.
Granville Towers has been known for years as a prime spot for members of the Greek community to live and UNC is now making it official.But at least for next year no chapters have accepted the proposal.