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Federal overtime rule changes on hold for employees due to court ruling

Since last year, UNC-Chapel Hill has prepared to implement the U.S. Department of Labor’s revised overtime regulations scheduled to take effect Thursday (Dec. 1). Now, a federal court ruling has temporarily blocked the new rule from starting. ... Read More

Smithies’ notebooks go digital

The more than 150 handwritten notebooks of Nobel laureate Oliver Smithies are now open to the world on the Oliver Smithies Research Archive website, containing digitized scans done by Wilson Library with support from the Office of the Provost. ... Read More

Mama Dip celebrates 40 years in the restaurant business

Celebrating its 40th anniversary this month, Mama Dip’s Kitchen is a Chapel Hill institution and so is its founder, Mildred “Mama Dip” Council, 87. The granddaughter of a slave, Council cooked for others for decades before getting the opportunity to open her own place. ... Read More