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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Health & Medicine

Cleared for landing: The closing of the Horace Williams Airport marks the end of an era

The University's compelling need to keep Horace Williams Airport open ended in 2011 when the fleet of Area Health Education Center planes used to ferry medical experts across the state moved to Raleigh-Durham International Airport. ... Read More

The kids are not alright

A Carolina researcher is dedicated to improving the well-being of youths who take care of their parents and siblings. ... Read More

Winners Selected for UNC Creativity Hubs Inaugural Awards

Carolina research teams span disciplines to fight obesity and advance water purification. ... Read More

Lineberger’s Griffith elected into National Academy of Sciences

Griffith is a member of the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center and Kenan Distinguished Professor in the School of Medicine Department of Microbiology and Immunology and Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics. ... Read More

Priority order

"One of my key areas of concentration was to build a high-performing, collaborative cabinet committed to guiding the daily work of our University while we also created our path into the future," said Chancellor Carol L. Folt. ... Read More

Ronald Mangum, developer of peer support specialist program, has few peers

"I don’t know what it’s like to live under a bridge. I don’t know what it’s like to be in a mental institution. These men and women who are certified do, and they can show them that there is a different way," said Ronald Mangum. ... Read More

Two centuries: forever young

"Since the beginning, people have always been the calling card of our department, and their collegiality and shared sense of purpose make Carolina chemistry unique," said department chair Jeffrey Johnson. ... Read More

Carolina recognized for source water protection

The Energy Services and Environment and Health and Safety departments received the 2018 Source Water Protection Award from the N.C. Source Water Collaborative. ... Read More

Carolina receives $10 million commitment from Pope Foundation

Art Pope, chair of the John William Pope Foundation, spoke at the April 23 announcement of the girt, which will support a combination of core areas where Carolina excels: cancer research, multidisciplinary and innovative thinking, excellence in sport and serving the state’s citizens. ... Read More

Public service awards honor mentorship, advocacy programs led by Tar Heels

The Carolina Center for Public Service recognized several community-based programs led by Carolina faculty, staff and students at its 2018 Public Service Awards celebration on April 9. ... Read More