Last year was bad. The Panthers lost the Super Bowl, UNC lost the NCAA tournament and America seemingly lost its mind. It is now 2017, and the future looks bleak.
In high school, civics students learn that the press is a “fourth estate” — while not an official component of the government system, this term suggests the press is effectively a fourth branch of government, carrying influence and checking power in our political system.
We usually give N.C. State down thumbs, but this one is special. We always knew they were awful at basketball, but the most recent UNC-N.C. State game proves it once and for all.
Our state recently gained another helping of a familiar (for UNC) source of pride: excellence in women’s soccer.
Dear Gov. Roy Cooper, we know a lot is playing on your mind right now.
The first week of classes is filled with reading syllabuses, going over the basics and learning new names. Getting distracted is easy — it is a natural response when you find something boring.
It is May 2017. You’re about to graduate from these halls and go out from Chapel Hill to make something of yourself.
2016 was awful. No matter who you are, you probably have a reason to hate 2016.
It is no secret that Americans are watchful and quite vigilant of Islamic extremism, both at home and abroad. What’s more, American researchers and the American government have invested considerable money and time into examining the methods of radicalization used to draw people into extremist lies.
The revolution will not be televised for the necessary revolution is no longer sexy.
The holiday season is here! While there is no shortage of things to look forward to — presents, family, alcoholic eggnog to avoid said family — it is not all great. Gift giving is a social waltz that can make you look stingy, foolish, lavish or like a bad friend.
Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly’s concussion meant he missed another game Sunday, this time against Seattle.
Nuance in writing and debate is useful to make an argument more convincing and powerful. As with any seemingly useful term, like “entrepreneurial” or “leadership,” the value of the word can decrease the more it is used. This is one of the reasons that “nuance” is now such a buzzword.
Hey, bud. We know you practiced real hard. All the times we played catch in the yard should’ve paid off.
This year, the College Republicans decided to neither endorse nor disavow the Republican nominee, Donald Trump.
Sexism in sports is not a secret. Opportunities are scarce even in the journalism world. Often when reporting positions become available, women are relegated to the sidelines.
2016 was truly the year of “anything can happen.” In the most obvious ways, it set the stage for major changes that are going to come in the political and international spheres of the world.
Immediately following the election, calls for unity were everywhere, coming from a lot of people. The president, the president-elect, Hillary Clinton and others on all political sides talked about the healing process.
Free speech is one of those rights that falls under the “applies to all people” category. It is considered undeniable, equalizing and ought to be well respected. All of this is true in theory and should be something we strive to uphold.
Science is perhaps the most grounded connection we have to the laws that govern our world. Public policies, which quite literally govern our world, should be predicated on these scientific facts.