When the University announced the decreased average cost of attendance, students sought transparency about the process by which the University determines this number, unsure of how the changes might affect their financial package.
The price to graduate is high for many students, especially those with family that live out-of-state and have to travel to UNC. With pressure to buy graduation garments, some students demand financial aid to help offset costs.
Due to the ease of creating professional profiles online, students are planning for their careers earlier than ever. But how necessary is LinkedIn, anyway? And what should students be doing to make themselves attractive job applicants? They should be constructing a narrative, Gary Miller said. Gary Miller, the director of University Career Services, spoke to Staff Writer Emily Galvin about how students can prepare for a career after UNC.
The Board of Trustees met on Thursday to discuss plans for UNC, involving future renovations and construction, public service at Carolina and more.
Women of UNC’s campus will not let the momentum of the past few decades’ advancements in gender equity rest. Though the majority of the students on campus identity as female, students and faculty are seeking to close the gaps that still persist.
Ten years after the death of former UNC student Eve Carson, University officials and campus organizations are still working to make the Carolina community safer. Victoria Collins, the assistant director of public relations and outreach for SafeWalk, has recently been pushing to increase publicity for the safety program.
In a new study, researchers at UNC’s Gillings School of Global Public Health are providing the data to help countries reach the 17 Sustainable Development goals set by the United Nations to transform the world by 2030.
Every few years, the University completes a survey to reassess the average costs for a student to attend the University for one year, but Carolina Covenant students are receiving less money because of a decrease in estimated costs of attendance.
Student government officials are divided over the process by which student organizations receive funding. While some student senators want to prioritize the bodies of student government, others believe student government should not prioritize University sponsored organizations over regular student organizations that add vital diversity to campus.
Three months after Hurricane Maria wreaked havoc across Puerto Rico, UNC professor Javier Arce Nazario visited the island's mountain communities to speak with residents about their water systems.