Spotlight

UNC athletes, third-graders in win column

A chant of “Ollie, Ollie, Ollie” rises after the third-grader grabs the flag and sprints off for his leg of a relay race. It’s almost the end of a special time at Chapel Hill’s Glenwood Elementary School.

Connecting to North Carolina’s clay

In art professor Yun Nam’s studio, ceramic tea bowls stack on every surface. In the throwing room, bowls crowd the shelves. Outside amid toasty kilns, bowls sit on ware carts, nested into tiny towers.

Wilson: world needs graduates’ smarts

Dr. Edward O. Wilson, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, asked Carolina’s newest graduates to pay attention to an imbalance in how the world is turning “at least pastel green” Sunday during the spring Commencement ceremony in Kenan Stadium.

UNC celebrates Earth Day year round

To celebrate Earth Day, we’re recycling some of UNC’s most important sustainability stories over the past year. If you missed them the first time around, check out the ways the Carolina community is dedicated to a greener future.