Wendy Lu


The light of Laura Rozo

A basket filled with colorful heart stickers. A bulletin board buried under note cards written with words made out of love. A picture frame of a beautiful woman with her hands outstretched and these words printed on the left: “Death is not a threat, but the condition that maximizes my life.”

Herbs aren’t just for cooking

The next time you catch a cold, buy a pear. Any old pear will do, but the Chinese “duck pear” is the hacking cough’s worst enemy, as I recently learned.

In China, look before you eat

Chicken feet. Eel. Pigeon. It’s barely been three days since I landed in China, and I’ve already had the pleasure of tasting these delicacies.

Ana Samper, a member of Sigma Sigma Sigma sorority, stands on the porch of her sorority house on Tuesday evening. Samper was elected president of the Panhellenic Council on Thursday night.

UNC’s Panhellenic Council elects new president

Ana Samper isn’t looking to make radical changes to the Panhellenic Council. Samper, who was elected president of the council Monday night, said she will instead focus her efforts on perfecting projects implemented this year.

Ashu Handa, a professor of public policy at UNC, advises African governments on social policy.  He advises the governments of Zambia, Ghana, and Kenya.

UNC professor advises African governments

When public policy professor Sudhanshu “Ashu” Handa stands in front of a class, he teaches more than just theory. Handa has served as a regional adviser to governments around the world since 1998. He is currently working on cash transfer programs in three African countries — Ghana, Zambia and Kenya.