Woman in Science: Katie Stember

July 26, 2017

Katie Stember is a PhD student studying immunology in the UNC School of Medicine. Her research focuses on the disease-causing role of T cells in ANCA vasculitis, an autoimmune disease that affects blood vessels throughout the body.

AI Can Be a Troublesome Teammate

July 26, 2017

Artificial intelligence promises to make decisions better and faster than humans can — even smart humans. But in life-or-death situations, can AI deliver? UNC psychology and neuroscience professor Kurt Gray shares more with Harvard Business Review.

Seafood Forensics

July 24, 2017

Seafood mislabeling is a significant global problem, with health and social consequences. Last spring, undergraduate students had the opportunity to conduct research on the issue in a new type of research-intensive course.

Folt Takes a Deep Dive into Galápagos Research

July 24, 2017

On her recent trip to Ecuador and the Galápagos Islands, Chancellor Carol L. Folt dived (literally) into the research Carolina faculty and staff and their collaborators at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) are conducting.

Opening Access to the World

July 14, 2017

For the next several weeks, Karlo Montegrico and two other Carolina students will travel through the Philippines to document the migration process of the country’s nurses moving to the United States.

Woman in Science: Lin Cao

July 13, 2017

Rising senior Lin Cao is an undergraduate researcher in the Neher Lab within the UNC College of Arts & Sciences, double-majoring in anthropology and biology, with a minor in chemistry.

Well Said: Popularity

July 13, 2017

This episode of “Well Said” discusses how people chase the wrong kind of popularity and how that follows us into adulthood with Mitch Prinstein, the John Van Seters Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, and author of the book “Popular.”

From Turmoil to Triumph

July 13, 2017

The major political events of the 1960s set the stage for the founding of the UNC Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute, which forever changed education research and practice.

Woman in Science: Francesca Bernardi

July 7, 2017

Francesca Bernardi is a math PhD candidate within the UNC College of Arts & Sciences and a member of the Joint Applied Mathematics and Marine Sciences Fluids Lab. She is also co-founder of Girls Talk Math and president of the UNC Association for Women in Mathematics.