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Employee Forum discusses concerns about new adverse weather policy

The implementation of the new Adverse Weather and Emergency Event Policy was a main topic of discussion at the Employee Forum meeting on Wednesday.

The updated policy was used for the first time on Jan. 21.

IFC Community Kitchen event brings community together


The Inter-Faith Council’s Community Kitchen opened its doors Tuesday to community members who want to see firsthand the impact their meals make.

Opinion: UNC must question why women are not running for SBP

As the race in the Democratic primary between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders narrows, sophisticated conversations around gender identity and its relevance in politics are intensifying across the nation.

Psychotic disorders linked to marijuana

The American Psychological Association now recognizes links between frequent adolescent marijuana use and the development of psychotic disorders.

Opinion: State follows job centered approach in bond focus

On March 15, we voting Northern Carolinians will decide on a $2 billion investment in important infrastructure across the state, almost half of which will be directed toward the UNC school system. 

SNL head writer, UNC graduate gives talk at Carroll


Live from Carroll Hall — it’s Bryan Tucker.

Noah Lieberman goes to Raleigh


UNC senior Noah Lezin Lieberman could be that 6-foot-tall redhead on your bus. He loves the sweet potato gnocchi his mom makes from scratch. He competes in national Scrabble championships with his parents and two younger sisters.

David Bowie’s legacy lives on in UNC history


Nearly 30 years ago, David Bowie rocked the Smith Center — not once, but twice.

Redemption on the line for UNC


The last time Marquise Williams played in his hometown, it wasn’t pretty.

Fran Schindler volunteers to sit by the deathbed of those who ask

Fran Schindler lives alone in a yellow townhouse in a quiet Chapel Hill neighborhood. The walls of the 75-year-old’s living room are covered with her own art — three-dimensional mixed media pieces made from driftwood and twisted metal, abstract paintings with splashes of color that might be faces or animals or anything else depending how you look at them.

Tar Heels fall to Pacific, suffer another close loss


With 9.1 seconds left in Wednesday's game against Pacific, the North Carolina women’s basketball team found itself in need of another big shot at the end of the game.

Black entrepreneurship in Chapel Hill


With UNC’s prestigious entrepreneurship program and the numerous resources in the area available for business startups, entrepreneurship in Chapel Hill is thriving but the question remains as to whether opportunity is available to all residents.

History task force updates the Board of Trustees

Chancellor Carol Folt will host a town hall on race and inclusion tonight, and the University Affairs committee of the Board of Trustees addressed the same issues at its Wednesday meeting.

School of Education student wins Dean Smith Opening Doors Fund’s scholarship


Alexandria Johnston, a graduate student in UNC’s School of Education school counseling program, recently won the first scholarship from the Dean E. Smith Opening Doors Fund.

Intramural athletes could score free tuition

Students registered for UNC Campus Recreation’s intramural leagues might have received text messages recently offering free tuition — but the money isn’t a UNC initiative.

Bob Dylan’s legacy replayed in lecture


Before the lecture, Bob Dylan’s infamous performance at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival played on the screen ahead. Nearly everyone mouthed the words to their favorite hits like “Mr. Tambourine Man” and “Like a Rolling Stone.” 

NC Comicon unites fans and artists


The sixth annual N.C. Comicon brought more than 8,500 cosplayers, artists and entrepreneurs to the Durham Convention Center and the Armory to celebrate the sci-fi/fantasy multiverse this weekend.

Kania and He’s Not set for court in January

Court dates for Chandler Kania and He’s Not Here have been set for January.

UNC cheerleader scores fiancée at Homecoming


Those who attended UNC’s homecoming game versus Duke on Saturday were treated to seeing a Tar Heel proposal.

Orange County unanimously rejects the development of a party barn in rural county outside Chapel Hill

“I agree” and “I disagree” signs waved in Orange County’s West Campus Office Building in Hillsborough Monday in response to the testimonies and statements delivered to approve or reject a proposed party barn in the town.

After almost five hours of hearing testimonies and reviewing evidence, the Orange County Board of Adjustment rejected Kara Brewer’s application to a Class B Special Use Permit (SUP) for the development of an event barn in an agricultural residential zone.