Marc Handelman, an artist who works in painting, installation, books, film/video and photography, spoke at the NCU ART & Art History Artist Talk at Hanes Arts Center on Tuesday night. Handelman said a lot of his painting draws on American aesthetics, so much of which is rooted in 19th century American landscape painting. His work explores how forms of rhetoric in landscape and nature appear in today’s art and politics.
The North Carolina men’s cross country team finished 16th in the 10-kilometer race, and the women’s team placed 13th in the six-kilometer race at the NCAA Southeast Regional in Charlottesville, Va. on Friday.
UNC alum and former athlete, Shalane Flanagan, made history this weekend, being the first American woman to to win the New York City Marathon in 40 years. Her victory inspired runners all over the world, especially the UNC Marathon team.
First-year Isabel Whelchel was sitting in her spanish class in Nicaragua when she first heard of a ‘hogar’ — a home for girls. When Whelchel visited the home, she noticed the girls had resources to be successful businesswomen, but after they attended college, many ended up not working or on the streets.
The No. 6 North Carolina field hockey team closed out its regular season with a victory over Liberty on Sunday afternoon. The Tar Heels dominated possession and defeated the Flames 6-4.
Speaker Pro Tempore of Undergraduate Senate claims discrimination by Elizabeth Adkins in committee removal
On Oct. 9, Kennith Echeverria, the speaker pro tempore in the Undergraduate Senate, filed a complaint against Student Body President Elizabeth Adkins and the Undergraduate Executive Branch saying he was discriminated against when his acceptance to the Academic Affairs Committee was rescinded.
The opportunity gap in schools can begin as soon as kindergarten. Children below the poverty line are placed at a distinct disadvantage upon the start of their educational career. The Family Success Alliance is an organization that that is dedicated to closing that gap and building wealth in Orange County Communities.
If you think you’re athletic, you should try wheelchair basketball. You may have to rethink it. Best Buddies, an organization at UNC that is dedicated to promoting friendship and inclusion for those with intellectual or developmental disabilities in the UNC community, hosted wheelchair basketball in the pit on Tuesday.
Film has been used for decades to make personal stories accessible to a wide audience. The Latin American Film Festival, to be held from September 28- November 8, 2017, will create a platform for the stories of the Latin American community to be shared on a wider scale.
Four years ago, on October 9, 2013, UNC Women’s Basketball Head Coach Sylvia Hatchell was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia. Today, Coach Hatchell has won the battle against leukemia and is thrilled to say she is 100% healthy. Who does Coach Hatchell credit for her victory? The UNC Blood Donation Center.