Six UNC undergraduates will tackle independent research projects this summer as 2011 Burch Fellows.
The Netherlands may be a small country, but Renée Jones-Bos, the Dutch ambassador to the United States, said that it can make big global changes. At a talk Tuesday afternoon at UNC School of Law, Jones-Bos discussed everything from the importance of shared political values between the U.S. and the Netherlands to Dutch views on foreign policy.
Dakota Williams wants to use his last few days as student body treasurer to make a portion of the Student Code easier to read. Williams presented a bill to revise Title V of the Student Code to the final meeting of the finance committee of Student Congress. The committee voted to pass the bill to the rules and judiciary committee, which will meet later this week.
Students and staff attended a forum with the Department of Public Safety to voice their opinions about the department’s proposed five-year plan, which intends to offset the $6.1 million total annual cost increase to DPS until the 2015-2016 fiscal year by increasing costs to users.
Jim Dickinson recorded with The Rolling Stones, produced famous albums, and changed the Memphis music scene— achievements fans and friends remembered at Wilson Library Tuesday. Dickinson worked with stars like Aretha Franklin and Ry Cooder and produced Big Star’s third album, “Third/Sister Lovers”. Bob Dylan even acknowledged him as a “brother” while accepting a Grammy.