Elizabeth McCain


The ongoing work to ensure freedom in America

On June 11, 1776, Thomas Jefferson began writing what would become one of the most important documents for our nation. In the final draft, which he submitted to the Continental Congress on June 28, the document proclaimed that as a nation we believed “all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights.”

Fighting indifference, through tea

When Elie Wiesel recently came to UNC, he argued that our generation needs to work together better. And according to Wiesel, that requires “getting everyone in the same room talking.” This Friday morning, the Black Student Movement, the Campus Y, the Carolina Review, Carolina United, College Republicans, Cornerstone, Episcopal Campus Ministry, the Faculty Council, Hillel, Muslim Student Association, NAACP, the Roosevelt Institute and Young Democrats invite the community to the Campus Y for the first three cups of tea, coffee or apple cider.