Growing up in small-town Tennessee, Lauren Brinkley-Rubinstein watched a lot of Law & Order. She didn’t know much about college, but figured criminal justice might lead to an interesting career.
UNC sociologist Alexandrea Ravenelle is keenly interested in the disconnect between what the gig economy promises — freedom, flexibility, unlimited earning potential — and the meager reality of what it actually delivers.
Good professional development should come with wine.
That’s one of the many tenets of teacher appreciation that Christie Norris preaches at Carolina K12, which has quietly made UNC a presence in school classrooms across the state. Norris…