Maeve Sheehey


UNC Student TV will debut their new season of shows with a red carpet premiere. Photo courtesy of Hollie Rutledge.

STV premieres fall shows with red carpet

The Emmy Awards have come and gone this year, but for UNC Student TV, the biggest television event is happening this Saturday from 7-10 p.m. At the Red Carpet Fall Premiere, STV will debut its new season of shows, which members have been working on throughout the semester. 

UNC Wordsmiths Slamsgiving is Nov. 11 at 5 p.m. at the Campus Y. Courtesy Tianzhen Nie.

UNC Wordsmiths add slam poetry to Thanksgiving menu

On Saturday, Nov. 11 at 5 p.m., the UNC Wordsmiths will host Slamsgiving, the fifth and final spoken word poetry competition before the Grand Slam Finals. This event will consist of both new and returning poets, as well as feature poet Kevin Kantor. 

UNC majorettes Ava Smith (left) and Ciara Gillis (right) rehearse during marching band practice in the Eddie Smith field house.

The Marching Tar Heels bring back the majorettes

Since 2011, the Marching Tar Heels were unable to find a single majorette skilled enough to join the band. That is, until first-year students Ava Smith and Ciara Gillis twirled onto the scene. Now the band has two baton-wielding performers for its pregame and halftime shows.

'Battle of the Sexes' serves up feminism, slams patriarchy

“Battle of the Sexes” is more than a movie. It is a rallying cry for feminism that uses Billie Jean King’s defeat of Bobby Riggs to remind the audience of persisting gender inequities — and it does all this while entertaining audiences and showing off a magnificently star-studded cast.