Although group projects are a core part of K-12 education, everyone has their grievances when it comes to collaborative work. So, do group projects work in a university setting?
"The idea of a graphic novel, to me, seemed perfect for this new generation of people that are coming into our system in adult correction,” said Shane Tharrington, North Carolina Department of Public Safety employee who helped with the book. The state prison system can be complex, but a professor in UNC's School of Government created an educational graphic novel featuring illustrations and diagrams to simplify the incarceration process for accused young people entering the system.
At a University where only 37.6 percent of students are people of color, and only 7.8 percent self-identify as Black or African-American only, it is common for Black students to feel uncomfortable or targeted by microaggressions in an institutionalized white space like UNC.
The topics discussed at Monday's Faculty Welfare Committee meeting will affect both students and faculty. Here's what you need to know.
The North Carolina Teaching Fellows program was discontinued but now that it's back, it will distinguish future leaders in the field. However, students are only eligible if they commit to teaching specific subjects.
For Black History Month, The Daily Tar Heel is recognizing some notable Black alumni for their distinguished contributions and accomplishments.
The undergraduate senate unanimously passed a resolution stating their support for a new Latinx center on campus during their session on Jan. 16. The resolution will now be sent to Chancellor Carol Folt, the university’s chief diversity officer and the chair of the board of trustees among others.
As the dreariness of winter fades away, the Caribbean Student Association is bringing positive vibes back to UNC with a week of fun, Caribbean-related events.
As exams creep ever closer, the stress is building not only for students but for professors as well. Staff writer Marco Quiroz-Gutierrez asked professors what they like and dislike about exam season.
The UNC Board of Trustees met in full Thursday, Nov. 16 and discussed Silent Sam, Daniel Reichart and the Horace Williams Airport. Here's what you need to know.