Dr. Samantha Meltzer-Brody, chairperson of UNC Department of Psychiatry and director of the UNC Center for Women Mood Disorders, was named the 2020 recipient of the O. Max Gardner Award. The award recognizes a faculty member who, during the academic year, has made the greatest contribution to the welfare of the human race.
Chancellor Kevin Guskiewicz announced Thursday the initial logistics of returning to campus for the upcoming fall semester. As a part of Carolina’s Roadmap for Fall 2020, the University is planning to adopt new safety standards to reduce risk of transmission, which include asking community members to wear face coverings.
An anti-viral drug developed in partnership with UNC researchers was recently approved by the FDA for emergency use authorization in COVID-19 patients. Clinical trials results from April indicate that the treatment has the potential to shorten patients' recovery time.
Liddy Stewart and Phoebe Murray, two sisters and UNC grads, have teamed up to support local restaurants and healthcare workers by bringing fresh-cooked meals to UNC Hospitals.
Here's how the Carolina Center for Public Service is supporting Buckley Public Service Scholars amid the coronavirus pandemic. Some students reflect on their experiences and how they hope to volunteer away from campus.
The University has cancelled spring study abroad programs in two countries. Other programs have not been affected at this time, but students should follow the advice of their host organizations or institutions.
Here's what happened at the UNC Clean Tech Summit on Feb. 20 and 21.
The Civic Engagement Action Coalition has organized early voting shuttles to help encourage student voting. The shuttles will run on February 27th and 28th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. from South Campus to polling locations on Franklin Street.