Mathew Sebastian

RUNC: Mathew Sebastian

Mathew Sebastian strives to create cancer vaccines for all...
Sarah Nyante

RUNC: Sarah Nyante

Sarah Nyante uses imaging to understand cancer risk...
Amelia Maani, Alexis Siegler, Stephanie Forlemu, Sara Ahmed, and Samuel Kornylak

Pop Sci Summer

The Carolina Population Center immerses undergraduate students in population science research through its Summer Undergraduate Intern Program...
Natalie Boylston

A Boost for Biology Education

The Carolina Biology Education Research Lab makes research more accessible and unpacks career options for undergraduates — a vital service for a department with more than 2,800 majors...
Hector Aizpurúa

Finding His Research Rhythm

Héctor Aizpurúa, Jr. recounts his journey from remedial English classes to writing his honors thesis on the musical traditions of the displaced people of the Panama Canal...
Matthew Lu

RUNC: Matthew Lu

Matthew Lu aids vaccine development for chlamydia...
Hope Mascio jumps on a trampoline

Hope for “Butterflies”

The UNC Turner Syndrome Clinic provides multidisciplinary care to improve the lives of patients, also known as “butterflies.”...

The Father Effect

Shauna Cooper has spent over a decade studying Black fathers and their roles in child development...
Dorothy Espelage in a school hallway

The Bullying Pathway

Dorothy Espelage is a pioneering and prolific researcher in the study of school-based bullying, rapidly growing the field and protecting kids along the way...
Molly English

RUNC: Molly English

Molly English uses fiber arts to illustrate the history of women’s labor...
Ramona Denby-Brinson with an illustrated tree behind her

All in the Family

Ramona Denby-Brinson has spent the last 30 years keeping children out of the foster system and in the homes of relatives...
an aerial view of the Waimakariri River

Measuring Water from Space

A new NASA satellite is recording the first global survey of Earth’s water cycle with unprecedented accuracy — and Tamlin Pavelsky is verifying its data from North Carolina to New Zealand...