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Professorship supports Fry’s work toward healthier N.C.
Her distinguished professorship supports her work to provide cost-effective water filters as well as a mentorship program.
North Carolina Collaboratory opens offices
University and state leaders officially opened the North Carolina Collaboratory’s offices in Kenan Labs on March 22 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Growing research in the Galápagos
Five Carolina research projects have received Galapagos Seed Grants for development at the Galapagos Science Center this summer.