3/17/2014 4:46pm

UNC Goldby Distinguished Professor of Chemistry J. Michael Ramsey works in his office in Chapman Hall on Tuesday morning. Ramsey has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering, one of the highest professional distinctions awarded to a scientist or engineer.

Q&A with chemist Mike Ramsey

Mike Ramsey, distinguished professor of chemistry, was recently inducted into the National Academy of Engineering. With 94 patents, Ramsey has invented technologies being used by the military, public safety departments and medical professionals.

3/17/2014 4:45pm

UNC global studies commencement ceremony put on hold

Seniors in UNC’s global studies department were greeted with an announcement Monday that infuriated many of them. Due to a shortage of funding and staff, the department’s May graduation ceremony, which was scheduled to be held in Memorial Hall was canceled, according to an email sent Monday by department chairman Andrew Reynolds.

3/6/2014 4:03pm

UNC class publicizes Paralympics

With the Winter Olympic Games ended and attention fading from Sochi, one class on UNC’s campus is fighting to increase awareness about the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, opening today.