A potential treatment for COVID-19 could being development just outside the Research Triangle Park in Clayton, North Carolina. The Spanish pharmaceutical company Grifols, S.A. is spearheading a project with U.S. government assistance from the Food and Drug Administration and the Biomedical Advanced Research Development Authority. As of Monday, the company is ready to begin collecting convalescent plasma from the blood of recovered individuals and will work towards manufacturing it into an immune globulin that they hope will help combat the virus following infection. Once developed, it's possible the price of this treatment could be very high and whether the federal government will help establish affordability remains unclear.
Summer 2020 courses, like the end of the spring 2020 semester, will be online due to COVID-19. Here's how faculty and students are reacting to the decision, and what they think summer classes will look like.
Every week these students focus on a different issue surrounding voting rights, from gerrymandering to voter registration.
For some UNC students, fraternity and sorority houses provide their day-to-day meals. For the students who aren't members of Greek life, that dining experience can be a mystery. Each house has a different experience, and poses different challenges to chefs.
A case of mumps has been confirmed at UNC. Here's what this means for the campus community.
Recent measures to make student One Cards valid voter IDs and to add a super precinct could impact student voter turnout in the upcoming election.
The Commission's co-chairs emphasized their collaborative nature and dedication to focusing on both teaching and learning from the University's history.
UNC Student Government hosted a lobbying workshop on Tuesday night featuring lobbyists and a state senator.
“It’s really all-encompassing of all types of student employees."
Since 1969, the program has worked to promote and increase access to higher education for students from underrepresented backgrounds through immersive summer enrichment programs.