UNC celebrates Earth Day year round

To celebrate Earth Day, we’re recycling some of UNC’s most important sustainability stories over the past year. If you missed them the first time around, check out the ways the Carolina community is dedicated to a greener future.

Crisis mode: UNC experts on Japan, future disasters, page 2

Page 2 Preparing for worse than the worst case Dalton Sawyer, director of emergency preparedness and continuity planning for UNC Health Care, is monitoring how officials in Japan coordinate response and recovery efforts. One disaster is challenge enough. But Sawyer’s Japanese counterparts are dealing with the triple whammy of a massive earthquake, a deadly tsunami…

Work, learn, live: student’s passion ignites

Lauren Teegarden graduated from Carolina with highest honors in May 2010 and headed to a job with Deloitte Strategy and Operations Consulting in Atlanta, a global firm with ties to Latin America. She’s getting business experience in the part of the world that she loves. Her passion: to promote social and economic development in Latin America.

UNC and Duke vs the world

In the Game of Life, when the opponents in your tournament bracket include the greatest problems of our time, it takes strategy and teamwork to seek solutions.