Spotlight

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.

Inspiration, green go together at UNC

Kirk Pelland, director of grounds services, calls it the "Patch Adams" moment. In the movie – filmed on UNC’s campus in the summer of 1998 – two main characters sit on a bench, devising their futures.