UNC has a new attendance policy that balances no-questions-asked absences with keeping students accountable. The new policy is fresh and succinct, but offers a happy medium for students and faculty.
Spring Commencement speaker Rye Barcott talks about his time at UNC, and how that inspired him to "help talented people to new opportunities" and create his own organization, Carolina for Kibera.
Turning Point USA labeled Elizabeth Adkins' student body presidency a victory for the conservative group, but she never even communicated with the organization.
A Georgetown University study discovered the underrepresentation of black students in lucrative STEM fields, but the best solution offered was “careful career planning.” At UNC, Dr. Javed Mostafa has a better plan: boot camp.
Of the 30,000 out-of-state residents who applied to UNC this year, only a handful will be granted admission, and even fewer will be offered a financial aid package. This roadblock has prevented thousands of potential out-of-state students from accepting their offer of admission, and the Office of Scholarships and Student Aid has its hands tied by North Carolina policies. Full tuition cost in addition to room and board can cost upwards of $50,000 for out of state students attending UNC.
Staff writer Kate Karstens live-tweeted the Graduate and Professional Student Federation Senate meeting and discussed student fees and other graduate student issues.
With finals around the corner, students in Chapel Hill are taking study breaks by agreeing or disagreeing if “the course challenged (them) to think deeply about the subject matter” by selecting an empty bubble. While students stress about semester examinations, instructors have begun to fret over their course evaluations, which are finalized on Wednesday night, Dec 6.
The University Affairs committee assembled on Wednesday. Here’s the rundown:
In her first year as a graduate student at UNC, Abigail Lee applied for and received food stamps.
From her desk at the entrance of the newly renovated Carolina Basketball Museum, Angie King has watched coaches bring in visiting student-athletes, in an attempt to secure a commitment to the UNC men’s basketball team.
Graduate and Professional Federation Senate met for the first time this semester on Tuesday night.