On Monday, the Faculty Executive Committee used its first meeting since the June 30 retirement of longtime secretary of the faculty Joseph Ferrell to discuss how it can best utilize meetings to fulfill its broad charge.
UNC professors Bill Ferris and Flavio Frohlich and postdoctoral fellow Allison Mathews are among 20 artists, academics and professionals scheduled to speak Saturday at TEDxDurham’s inaugural main event.
With most of the student body away until August, campus over the summer can feel rather empty compared to the bustling grounds students grow accustomed to during the school year.
Ten UNC faculty members were recently selected for the sixth class of Thorp Faculty Engaged Scholars.
Less than a month after being inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in September 2013, UNC women’s basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia.
Facing the annual hemorrhage of the student body during the summer months, the UNC Healthcare Blood Donation Center is scrambling to recruit student donors for the most precious and ephemeral blood product: platelets.