Haley Waxman


Yik Yak app's 'herd' expands at UNC

From asking for the time of a football game to complaining about the construction on the quad, UNC’s witty “yaktivity” is beating out that of other major universities across the country.

The student congress meeting took place on campus on Tuesday, March 25 and was a public forum open to all students to come and discuss proposals for their organizations as well as issues about student life. Members of student congress were present, as well as student body president, treasurer, and honor code representative. John Guzek, part of District 7, opened the forum and introductions.

95th Student Congress holds ?nal meeting

The approval of student body vice president, secretary and treasurer appointments and a bill to change student body elections were just a few of the items on the agenda of the last meeting of the 95th Congress on Tuesday night.

Dance minor put on hold

When Lauren Friedmann returned to UNC in August, she expected the beginning stages of a new dance minor to be here, too. Friedmann, a senior math and economics major and a member of the Student Advisory Committee to the Chancellor, started Carolina Dance Project her freshman year to try to bring a dance minor to UNC.

Founding Clef Hangers come home

Tom Terrell was one of the founding members to don the now famous Clef Hangers’ bow tie, vest and the very first button. 35 years later he still has that button and he’s back to emcee the Clef’s spring concert this Saturday night in Carmichael Arena.

99 problems, but entering the basketball lottery isn't one

Taylor Robinette noticed more and more of his friends complaining about forgetting to sign up for UNC Men’s Basketball ticket lotteries — and he thought he could solve that problem. Robinette, along with Jack Wolhfert, both freshmen business and computer science majors, launched Tuesday what they consider a solution: UNC “Auto Lotto.” Through the Auto Lotto, students can securely enter the UNC email address and their ticket center password, along with paying a $3.95 fee to be automatically entered into every student ticket lottery.

Students Network with Non-Profits

The Nonprofit/Social Service Careers Meet-up, a joint event through the Campus Y and University Career services, provided students with a unique networking opportunity to connect with professionals in the social service and nonprofit sector.