Henry Gargan

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Henry Gargan is the Opinion Editor. He is a senior journalism and global studies major from Chapel Hill.

Column: This column is printed in color

I have the best job at The Daily Tar Heel. We, the opinion desk’s columnists, writers and editors have more or less a carte blanche to do as we like with the back page — and the most comfortable couch in the newsroom. It’s awesome. Consider it a credit to my restraint that the cartoon isn’t just a cat picture every day.


Henry Gargan is the Opinion Editor. He is a senior journalism and global studies major from Chapel Hill.

Column: To Paris, with our best wishes

I never felt like more than a particularly knowledgeable tourist during the four months I spent in Paris last spring as an exchange student. But to read Wednesday morning that the attacks in Paris took place mere blocks from my apartment in the Marais was jarring nonetheless.


Column: Laugh in the face of ?nals

I never told anybody, but I secretly loved finals week my first year at UNC. After a semester spent wondering whether I was doing college right, it was a relief to know the answer had been reduced to a simple directive: Study hard, and pass a test.



Media

J.B. Bukauskas has posted a 3.88 ERA in 55.2 innings for the North Carolina baseball team this year.

J.B. Bukauskas has posted a 3.88 ERA in 55.2 innings for the North Carolina baseball team this year.


Sophomore midfielder Alex Moore (30) has scored 13 goals for the North Carolina women’s lacrosse team this season.

Sophomore midfielder Alex Moore (30) has scored 13 goals for the North Carolina women’s lacrosse team this season.


Freshman infielder Zack Gahagan (10) had one hit and scored the winning run Saturday against N.C. State. UNC won the series in Chapel Hill 2-1. 

Freshman infielder Zack Gahagan (10) had one hit and scored the winning run Saturday against N.C. State. UNC won the series in Chapel Hill 2-1. 


Bishop Victor Glover provides a leadership training for the Fathers on the Move program, which helps men who’ve been incarcerated.

Bishop Victor Glover provides a leadership training for the Fathers on the Move program, which helps men who’ve been incarcerated.


Violet Strickland of Hillsborough sits with her egg basket after the conclusion of Saturday’s egg hunt at River Park in Hillsborough. She found one egg.

Violet Strickland of Hillsborough sits with her egg basket after the conclusion of Saturday’s egg hunt at River Park in Hillsborough. She found one egg.


Former UNC football player Tim Scott rests during Tuesday’s Pro Day. He tied with Roy Smith for the best 40-yard dash time.

Former UNC football player Tim Scott rests during Tuesday’s Pro Day. He tied with Roy Smith for the best 40-yard dash time.


Senior attackman Joey Sankey (11) carries the ball down the field during the Feb. 27 12-10 win over the University of Denver.

Senior attackman Joey Sankey (11) carries the ball down the field during the Feb. 27 12-10 win over the University of Denver.


Centerfielder Aquilla Mateen currently leads the North Carolina softball team in both hits and stolen bases. Her athleticism helped her on the way to All-ACC honors during her sophomore campaign.

Centerfielder Aquilla Mateen currently leads the North Carolina softball team in both hits and stolen bases. Her athleticism helped her on the way to All-ACC honors during her sophomore campaign.


Sophomore midfielder Tate Jozokos (28) looks downfield to pass the ball during Friday’s 12-10 win over Denver. Jozokos had one point and one assist.

Sophomore midfielder Tate Jozokos (28) looks downfield to pass the ball during Friday’s 12-10 win over Denver. Jozokos had one point and one assist.


Junior defenseman Zach Powers (77) carries the ball down the field.

Junior defenseman Zach Powers (77) carries the ball down the field.


ACC in the NCAA: women's roundup

With its 59-54 defeat of Albany yesterday, the North Carolina’s women’s basketball team survived to fight another day — Tuesday at 7:00 p.m., to be precise, against sixth-seeded Delaware.