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Women in Science Wednesday | Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Laura Villa-Torres

Laura Villa-Torres is a PhD student studying health behavior in the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. Her research focuses on how immigrant communities keep their resilience and sustainable community-based interventions that improve their health and lives.

Women in Science Wednesday | Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Kriti Sharma

Kriti Sharma is a PhD candidate working in the Shank Lab. As a UNC microbiome researcher, she recently represented the university at the White House’s National Microbiome Initiative launch.

Features | Wednesday, May 11, 2016

360 Degrees of Storytelling

Using 360 video, journalism professor Steven King creates immersive, technology driven experiences for audiences everywhere.

by Patrick Seelinger
Women in Science Wednesday | Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Molly Fisher

Senior Molly Fisher is an undergraduate researcher in UNC-Chapel Hill’s Geophysics and Climatology Lab.

Features | Monday, May 9, 2016

Lift More, Eat More, Burn More

Research from exercise and sport science professor Abbie Smith-Ryan shows that lifting heavier weights and eating more protein is not just for men. 

by Mary Lide Parker
Features | Thursday, May 5, 2016

Stopping the Stigma

UNC-Chapel Hill faculty focus on suicide prevention — a difficult topic that needs more voice, education, and awarenes.

by Alyssa LaFaro
Women in Science Wednesday | Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Stephanie Zerwas

Stephanie Zerwas is an assistant professor of psychiatry within the UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders. Her research focuses on genetic risk factors, early screening and detection, and using technology to improve treatment for eating disorders.

Features | Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Platter Chatter

One UNC philosophy professor invites us to question what we put on our plates.

by Jessica Porter
Women in Science Wednesday | Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Tojan Rahhal

Tojan Rahhal is a fourth-year PhD student studying pharmaceutical sciences in the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. Under the guidance of Joseph DeSimone, her research focuses on the delivery of therapeutics to the lungs. She is also the chair of UNC’s Women in Science group.

Features | Friday, April 22, 2016

Reconstituting Rain, Revitalizing Rivers

Water experts within the UNC Sustainability Office and Institute for the Environment strive to make local and statewide water systems healthier, safer, and more resilient.

by Alyssa LaFaro