Spotlight

Get off the couch!

The average American may expend as little energy as a person who sleeps 24 hours a day by the year 2020, following a worldwide trend of decreasing activity.

Olympic skeleton for nursing student

Acceleration defines Micah McCanna. He’s a senior in the School of Nursing’s Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. He’s going full-tilt as he balances class, clinical, studying, an honors project, spending time with his fiancé, and working at UNC Hospitals.

Shining a light on autism

One out of 110 school-age children in the U.S. is diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Given these numbers, it is likely that you know someone who is affected by autism.