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Vague warning labels hide dangers of alcohol

November 1, 2022

You know drinking alcohol isn’t the best thing for your health, but just how bad is it? Researchers propose adding details about drinking-related health risks to help consumers make better decisions about imbibing.

Rooted: Tori Smith Ekstrand

November 1, 2022

Tori Smith Ekstrand is an associate professor in the Hussman School of Journalism and Media. She has been contributing to research at Carolina for more than 10 years.

Graduate researcher uncovers N.C. convict labor history

October 27, 2022

Cayla Colclasure researches the prison labor that built the Western North Carolina Railroad. Prisons leased out inmates, mostly formerly enslaved people, for the dangerous work of building the railroad.