Spotlight

President talks college affordability at UNC

In his first official White House visit to Carolina, President Barack Obama focused on college affordability and the plight of students who rely on federal loans to finance their education during remarks to an enthusiastic crowd at Carmichael Arena Tuesday on April 24.

Signal to noise

In the quest to solve the autism puzzle, we know more about fragile X syndrome than any other piece. How close are we to a cure?

Changing communities, changing themselves

Nine days, 58 students, 2,616 miles traveled and 3,191 service hours amount to an APPLES Service-Learning alternative spring break (ASB) that UNC students found more rewarding than any they could have imagined.