2/27/2014 5:01pm

‘Minds on a Mission’ commercial rethought

It all started with a tweet. Jim Dean, executive vice chancellor and provost, recieved a tweet during the North Carolina men’s basketball game against Wake Forest that criticized the Minds on a Mission commercial.

2/25/2014 4:32pm

NC law protects Greek houses

Fraternities and sororities no longer need University approval to maintain off-campus houses. House Bill 74 was signed into law by Gov. Pat McCrory on Aug. 23. The law allows Greek organizations without formal recognition from their university to keep their houses as long as they have a charter from a national chapter.

2/24/2014 4:39pm

American Novelist, Stewart O'Nan, serves as the 2014 Distinguished Writer-in-Residence. Notable pieces include Snow Angels, Last Night at the Lobster, and Faithful: Two Diehard Boston Red Sox Fans Chronicle the Historic 2004 Season (with Stephen King).

Stewart O'Nan visits UNC as writer-in-residence

This week UNC is hosting author Stewart O’Nan as its 2014 Writer-In-Residence. The writer will give a free public reading Thursday. Daily Tar Heel staff writer Langston Taylor spoke with O’Nan about his background and writing process.