In the fall of 2009, a graduate student was sexually harassed by her adviser — but the problem didn’t stop there. After UNC’s confusing harassment policy prompted her to seek help, the dean she spoke to was legally required to file a report. Now, a year and a half later, her case has led the University to consider permanent changes in its harassment policy.
Following a career that has seen her become the most famous primatologist in history and one of the most renowned scientists of the 20th century, Jane Goodall is urging young people to embrace their wild sides — through conservation.
Japanese exchange students at the University are feeling helpless in the wake of Japan’s devastating earthquake, having to confront the reality of hungry relatives back home. In response, they and other clubs are organizing several fundraisers to support the relief effort.
After years of planning and months of campaigning, the push for the UCommons renovation has come to an end — at least for now. But Don Luse, director of the Student Union, said he doesn’t think the plans are going away for long.
Dr. Ron Strauss is a man of many names: Executive Associate Provost, Chief International Officer, husband and father. But in addition to his many administrative duties and titles, Strauss also works every Tuesday and Thursday with the UNC Craniofacial Center, which deals primarily with cleft palettes.
After months of behind-the-scenes campaigning and planning, the students who aspire to office — most notably student body president — will reveal themselves to the student body at a meeting tonight.
Student Union officials are pushing their campaign for renovation despite unexpected student opposition to the increase in fees the project would require.