Even when life was at its toughest, Brooklyn Young never gave up on her ultimate goal: a degree from a four-year university.
Louise Toppin grew up believing she could do anything. And early on, she could.
A magnetic map and smart swimming help endangered loggerhead turtles survive during migration.
It was crunch time for Arjun Bhattacharya. He had to choose.
Among the weekend’s highlights was New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s homage to Carolina basketball in his Commencement remarks offering advice for new graduates by spelling out the familiar cheer, “Tar – Heel.”
UNC alumna Sue Falsone loved watching the games of her hometown professional football team, the Buffalo Bills.
Sonja Haynes Stone was not in attendance at the 20th anniversary celebration of Communiversity, the educational outreach program inspired by her work. The beloved professor died unexpectedly in 1991, leaving behind Carolina students and colleagues who would find themselves changed by her example.
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.
Part Swiss army knife, part compass: that’s Greg Gangi.
UNC professor Hans Paerl has helped ecosystems around the world through FerryMon, a successful model for water monitoring systems.