Dynamic Minds

Search. Grapple. Grasp. Question. For the dynamic mind, knowledge is a tool, and how you use it can move mountains.

  • Imagine. Innovate. Invent.

    The School of Media and Journalism is preparing students to ignite the public conversation and to understand the role of communication in fostering democracy.

  • Understanding digital media influence

    From social media’s influence on the Arab Spring to the ways Black Lives Matter activists made waves online, Deen Freelon’s research offers a window into the contemporary world.

  • Preparing the next generation of professionals

    Graduate students are vital to the outstanding education UNC-Chapel Hill provides for undergraduate students, and are vital to service efforts that benefit North Carolina.

  • Teaching Plato

    Doctoral student Philip Bold is a recipient of this year's Tanner Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching by Graduate Teaching Assistants.

  • Learning to prevent sports-related brain injury

    A Carolina graduate student helps athletic trainers recognize invisible injuries and protect athletes from harm.

  • From math to mental health

    Graduate student Matthew Clayton works with College of Arts & Sciences professor Mitch Prinstein to uncover the factors that influence adolescent mental health.

  • Guiding the choir

    Susan Klebanow, a professor of music and director of choral activities, has played a significant role in some of the University’s most ambitious musical performances.

  • A ‘people person’

    Susan Sabiston's connection with visitors is an entry point to Carolina’s commitment to an accessible education.