Mixing up Science
UNCG Students become
food scientists in nutrition lab
Spotlight on Hansen
UNCP's Holden Hansen wins UNC Award for Teaching Excellence
Riding Magnetic Waves
UNC-CH Study finds genetic evidence that magnetic navigation guides loggerhead sea turtles home
Professor's Fiber Honored
NCSU Textile Engineering Prof Melissa Pasquinelli Wins UNC Teaching Award
Saving an endangered language
Sociolinguistic scholar and American studies assistant professor Ben Frey is helping revitalize the Cherokee language.

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Clinton Carter named Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration and CFO for UNC System

CHAPEL HILL, NC – University of North Carolina System President Margaret Spellings today announced that Clinton P. Carter has been appointed as the Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer of the UNC System.

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UNC Board of Governors chair-elect announces committees

CHAPEL HILL - UNC Board of Governors Chair-Elect Harry Smith has announced assignments for the 2018-2019 UNC Board of Governors standing and special committees. These committees play a critical role in developing policy recommendations and ensuring oversight of the university system. The assignments will go into effect on July 1, 2018.

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ECSU names 18-member chancellor search committee

ELIZABETH CITY – Elizabeth City State University has announced the appointment of an 18-member chancellor search committee that will recommend three candidates to the full ECSU Board of Trustees.

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