UNC’s Southern Historical Collection will use a $500,000 challenge grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to help establish a permanent African-American Collections and Outreach archivist.
The cancer drug paclitaxel just got more effective. For the first time, researchers from the University have packaged it in containers derived from a patient’s own immune system, protecting the drug from being destroyed by the body’s defenses…
Life often was a struggle for Bayard Wootten, and for many of her subjects, as she pursued early 20th-century photography on her own terms. UPDATE: Wilson Library exhibition featuring her work extended through Feb. 7.
The author of the 2009 book The World Is Fat: The Fads, Trends, Policies, and Products That Are Fattening the Human Race, Barry Popkin is the William Rand Kenan Jr. Distinguished Professor of nutrition and the Carla Smith Chamblee Distinguished…