Innovation and Entrepreneurship

The Latest

  • New grad certificate preps students to innovate for public good

    The nine-credit program will launch in spring 2021 to teach design thinking skills for solving complex problems across diverse fields of research and practice.

  • What they’re trained for

    Biomedical engineers at Carolina and NC State respond to COVID-19 by teaming to speed the development of an emergency ventilator

  • Joining forces on face shields

    Faculty teams at Carolina and NC State University share the same goal: creating PPE for health care workers. Now, they’re teaming up to make it a reality.

  • Carolina student uses 3D printers to enhance PPE

    Second-year physician assistant studies student Alec Fields is creating much-needed brackets for personal protective equipment for health care providers in eastern North Carolina.

  • Child care conundrum

    How can health care workers combat COVID-19 without child care coverage? A UNC-Chapel Hill task force helps them find personal and professional balance.

  • Made for more

    The second annual UNC Makeathon brought together Carolina student innovators and makers to build physical and digital prototypes designed for social impact.