Students competed in Crash Campaign this weekend, a 24-hour long PR competition in the UNC School of Media and Journalism.

Crash Campaign pull all-nighters to help local businesses

Fueled by lots of coffee, bagels, granola bars and pizza, close to 80 students spent 24 hours straight planning advertising and public relations campaigns for small Chapel Hill businesses, non-profits and start-ups this weekend in a competition known as Crash Campaign.

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Project jumpstarts refugees' college aspirations

When senior Riley Foster first started tutoring young refugee students, she assumed she was being encouraging and reaffirming of their abilities. But when one student casually mentioned he was never going to go to college because his parents couldn’t afford it, Foster felt disheartened.