Impact on Our State

Supporting the community that supports us. Our success is North Carolina’s success. 

  • Military, veteran law clinic helps warriors receive health care

    School of Law students are providing pro bono legal support to former military service members who need access to veterans' benefits and health care.

  • Carnivorous conservation

    Native only to a 90-mile inland radius around Wilmington, the Venus flytrap is a symbol of the Atlantic coastal plain’s unique ecology. Carolina researchers are working to preserve these carnivorous wonders.

  • An eye-opening experience on the Tar Heel Bus Tour

    The Tar Heel Bus Tour traveled to 26 towns and cities throughout North Carolina last week as faculty members and senior administrators examined the most pressing issues facing our state.

  • Well Said: The Tar Heel Bus Tour

    On this week’s podcast, Lynn Blanchard, the director of the Carolina Center for Public Service, explains why 90 faculty members and administrators are spending fall break on buses touring the state.

  • Precision nutrition

    Not only is the UNC Nutrition Research Institute changing lives of North Carolinians through its research, but it is revitalizing the Kannapolis community.

  • Concussion care on the front lines

    A current multidisciplinary initiative led by Carolina's Jason Mihalik is tracking neurological function in elite warfighters.

  • The University for North Carolina

    As a university built for the people, public service is at the core of Carolina’s mission. Today, UNC-Chapel Hill has a presence in every county of North Carolina.

  • Well Said: Los Jets and the revitalization of a small North Carolina town

    On this week’s episode, associate professor Paul Cuadros shares how he applies lessons he learned in Siler City to developing the Latinx community on campus.