• What Makes Storm Surge So Dangerous?

    In the wake of Hurricane Irma, UNC Institute of Marine Sciences Director Rick Luettich talked with CBS News to discuss the science and dangers behind a storm surge.

  • HPDP Director Alice Ammerman Receives Thomas Jefferson Award

    Alice Ammerman, director of the UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention and the inaugural Mildred Kaufman Distinguished Professor of Nutrition, received the 2017 Thomas Jefferson Award on September 8.

  • Princeville Partners with Design Team to Limit Future Flooding

    The Coastal Resilience Center of Excellence has partnered with the Town of Princeville, Edgecombe County, the NC State College of Design, and NC Emergency Management to help design a future for Princeville that reflects community needs and respects history.

  • Evaluation of “Project Lazarus” Finds Reduction in Opioid-Related Deaths

    Apostolos Alexandridis, UNC Injury Prevention Research Center research assistant, is first author for a new paper titled, “A Statewide Evaluation of Seven Strategies to Reduce Opioid Overdose in North Carolina,” published by Injury Prevention.

  • Confronting Energy Poverty is Southern Africa

    Carolina Population Center Fellows Pam Jagger, Mike Emch, and Barbara Entwisle have been awarded a $4.8 million grant from the National Science Foundation Partnerships in International Research and Education (PIRE) program.

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