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  • 225 years of Tar Heels: Hortense McClinton

    In 1966, Hortense McClinton reshaped Carolina by becoming the first African-American faculty member to be hired at the University.

  • Bubble breakthroughs

    Virginie Papadopoulou specializes in using ultrasound technology to study the body in extreme environments, ranging from the physiology of scuba divers to the blood flow in cancerous tumors. Her weapon of choice? Tiny bubbles.

  • Well Said: Heart Health Now!

    On this week's podcast, Sam Cykert, the director of the Health and Clinical Informatics program at the School of Medicine, explains the how a new program is helping patients build heart-healthy habits and saving lives.

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    Hanes Art Center115 S. Columbia St.Chapel HillNC27514 |

    Through image and form across a variety of media, tactics and disciplines, Johnson explores social and political issues and injustices, wrestling with boundaries between aesthetic, political and moral orders. He treats representation — not as a hermetic mimetic pictorial tradition —but as an agency to awaken and combat torpor.

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    Historic Playmakers Theatre122 E. Cameron AveChapel HillNC |

    "The Talk" is a one-man show that draws on the voices of ancestors, elders, youths and intellectuals to engage in the difficult conversations that we must have with our children as we prepare them to survive and thrive in a divided America.

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    Carmichael Arena310 South RoadChapel Hill27599 |

    Carolina vs. Virginia