Colin Goddard is the assistant director of federal legislation for the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence.
Eight representatives from a university in Doha, Qatar, are searching the United States for a model student affairs office — and UNC was their latest stop.
After weeks of collecting signatures, holding rallies in the Pit and attending debates, Will Lindsey and Christy Lambden are in the home stretch for student body president.
As the time to set in-state tuition levels for the next two years approaches, candidates for student body president have found themselves aligned as they all attempt to involve and inform students about the issue.
“”:http://www.dailytarheel.com/article/2013/02/jones-emphasizes-plan-to-connect-campusWhen the student group Nourish UNC was promoting a project in the Pit, Hetali Lodaya joined the effort — in a cow suit.
Students for Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan and the Arab nations gathered this weekend — not to dwell on their differences, but to celebrate them.
On the third floor of the Student Union, above the weekday rush of students, are the offices of the Union administrators.
In the University’s effort to keep education accessible, administrators are focusing their efforts on an up-and-coming forum, online education.
A $300,000 grant awarded to UNC has the potential to improve University response to issues of interpersonal violence.
Junior David Liauw didn’t realize child trafficking was a problem in the United States — until he heard that a neighbor of a friend in Cary had been arrested for it. “It turned out to be a really big thing right at their doorsteps,” he said. Liauw helped organize the Stop Child Trafficking Now Walk, a national three-kilometer walk that is in its fourth year at UNC.
When thinking about UNC athletics, paddle tennis is not usually—or ever—the first sport to come to mind. But as the fastest growing racquet sport in the country and thanks to efforts by Marty Pomerantz, the director of campus recreation, it is gaining momentum at UNC.
_UNC Bucket List is a feature highlighting the 100 things students should attempt before they graduate.