The Daily Tar Heel

Serving the students and the University community since 1893

Sunday June 4th


UNC sophomore Zeshan Bari prays during the UNC Muslim Students Association’s weekly prayer held every Friday in the Student Union annex.

Muslim students seek support on campus

Muslim students in the Triangle went through a spectrum of emotions after Duke University decided not to amplify the call to Friday prayers in the face of criticism from notable figures including Franklin Graham, the son of Christian televangelist ?Billy Graham.

Read More »

UNC students buoy arts attendance

Buttressed by the power of UNC’s arts classes, art programs in the area are bucking a trend in a new report from the National Endowment for the Arts, which reveals attendance for arts and cultural events dropped in the decade leading up to 2012.

Read More »

Q&A with UNC alumna Taylor Jo Isenberg

Taylor Jo Isenberg, who graduated from UNC in 2010, was named one of Forbes’ “30 Under 30 in Law and Policy.” She is also the vice president of networks for the Roosevelt Institute, one of the largest student policy organizations in the nation with over 100 chapters in 38 states. Prior to being vice president, she also served as national director and deputy director of the institute’s campus network.

Read More »