A three-year, $720,000 grant will examine the effects of social and ecological factors on the environment and on the sustainability of island ecosystems. (Photo by Neil Caudle)
The University has received a funding boost for its research in the Galápagos Islands and work elsewhere in the world, including in Hawaii and Puerto Rico.
Berkeley Grimball Jr. ’73 will close Grimball Jewelers after more than three decades in business, rather than face finding another location and re-establishing the business.
After nearly a decade leading UNC’s Graduate School, Steven W. Matson is stepping down as dean.
Min Yang ’15 has been selected for the Schwarzman Scholars program, an elite China-based scholarship modeled after the Rhodes Scholarship.
For the first time, the University’s annual research expenditures have surpassed $1 billion. Carolina ranks 11th nationally among all research institutions in overall research and development expenditures.
A new addition to the University Libraries of 12,000 items from Smith’s early years and from his life after basketball helps paint a fuller portrait of the man off the court.