Women in Science Wednesday | Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Welcome to Women in Science Wednesday

Featuring UNC-Chapel Hill’s female scientists in 2016.

Features | Thursday, December 17, 2015

On the Front Lines

To better understand the severity of this year’s El Niño, UNC oceanographers traveled to one of the hardest hit places — the Galápagos Islands.

by Alyssa LaFaro
Features | Wednesday, December 16, 2015

The Starting Point

The UNC LGBTQ Representation and Rights Initiative has published the first worldwide comprehensive report on transgender people serving in elected office. 

by Mary Lide Parker
Features | Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Setting the Stage

A lifelong passion for theatre influences one undergraduate student to research how the art form helps children learning to read.

by Jessica Porter
Features | Friday, December 11, 2015

The New Social Network

The boom in augmented reality technology could provide easy, 3-D access to friends and family across the globe.

by Patrick Seelinger
Features | Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Breaking the Silos

Theorists, experimentalists, and computational scientists will come together to answer grand challenge physics questions at UNC-Chapel Hill’s new CoSMS Institute.

by Alyssa LaFaro
Features | Tuesday, December 8, 2015

A Big Bite

How a dinner conversation inspired David Courson to refocus his research on drug-resistant infections.

by Chris Givens
Features | Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Team Science for Turner Syndrome

The NC TraCS Institute and a Translational Team Science Award help collaborators uncover what could be the cause of painful chronic ear infections that plague people with chromosomal and genetic conditions.

by Mark Derewicz
Features | Thursday, November 19, 2015


The Renaissance Computing Institute’s social computing rooms aid researchers and professors.

by Jessica Porter
Features | Thursday, November 19, 2015

Get Off My Lawn

A UNC researcher strives to give real advice to the Albemarle-Pamlico community about its peskiest neighbor: saltwater.

by Alyssa LaFaro