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  • #GDTBATH: Varun Jain

    Carolina junior Varun Jain is balancing his computer science schoolwork and college life while also running his own company, which is working to improve food distribution networks in India.

  • How to accomplish almost any goal

    Paschal Sheeran’s research has found that we successfully achieve our goals only half the time. Here he shares three steps to go from dreaming to doing.

  • The known unknowns

    In 2016, researchers found that the Cape Fear River basin has high rates of a chemical that is used in making non-stick coating. Now, Carolina scientists are researching these potentially dangerous chemicals found in drinking water sources across the state.

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    Come join Carolina Public Humanities' faculty-led Great Books Reading Group on select Tuesday or Wednesday mornings at Flyleaf Books

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