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  • The head and the heart

    Todd Cohen and Jonathan Schisler — a neuroscientist and heart researcher — began working together in 2016 after meeting for coffee in Marsico Hall. By combining their expertise in protein studies, they strive to develop a potential treatment for Alzheimer’s disease.

  • Well Said: Growing from study abroad experiences

    On this week’s podcast, Carolina senior Erin Hager invites us on her study abroad experience to Santiago, Chile, where she studied in the fall of 2018.

  • New revelations in Nepal

    An interdisciplinary team of Carolina researchers recently returned to the Himalayas to continue studying the effects of climate change on Buddhist holy lakes. A major goal: To retrieve data from instruments they installed 15 months ago.

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    Hanes Art Center115 S. Columbia St.Chapel HillNC27514 |

    Raleigh native André Leon Gray is a self-trained artist who works in a variety of media to examine the impact of history on present day power structures and social hierarchies. He transforms mundane objects and materials into powerful social commentaries to encourage conversations among his diverse audience.

  • FedEx Global Education Center301 Pittsboro StreetChapel HillNC27516 | Free

    View photography from around the world in this exhibition featuring work by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill alumni, faculty, staff and students. The exhibition will open January 8 and run through July 10, 2020 at the FedEx Global Education Center. All photography on display was submitted as part of UNC-Chapel Hill’s 20th annual Carolina Global Photography Competition.

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    William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education100 Friday Center DriveChapel HillNC27517 | $30

    The University/Community MLK, Jr. Banquet & Awards Ceremony will feature Chief Justice Cheri Beasley as the keynote speaker. The UNC MLK Scholarship and Citizen Awards will be presented.