UNC In the News

Energy Summit Focuses on Cost Savings For Colleges

UNC System Program Focuses On Military Students

Raleigh produce delivery company snags NCSU, NCDOT clean-fuel funding

UNCC archaeology team in Jerusalem unearths 1st-century mansion

Charitable giving surges at UNCP

NC scientists use bait and hooks to explore the lives of sharks

Triangle universities rank among top 50 worldwide for patents in 2014

Two UNCSA student films in competition on PBS website

ECU to establish school of entrepreneurship with $5M grant from Raleigh entrepreneur

UNCW summer program aims to give teachers subject matter enhancement

UNC spinout backed by Fred Eshelman raises $2.5M

UNC Online offers flexibility to students

NCSU, NCCU to offer dual physics, electrical engineering degree

NC researchers develop ‘smart insulin patch’

Governor signs bills to help veterans get education, jobs

ECU to offer physical therapy program at UNCP

New UNCW Chancellor Spends 'hard-at-work" first day
Wilmington Biz | July 2, 2015

More investors bet on NC State spinout behind mystery 'Google Glass'-style partnerships
Triad Business Journal | July 1, 2015

June 2015

NC State research will track how students' worldviews change
Triangle Business Journal | June 29, 2015

Warrior-Scholar project drops military service members into UNC college life
News and Observer | June 27, 2015

Scholarship program hopes to promote diversity within Winston-Salem police force
The WS Chronicle | June 25, 2015

New app gives tour of UNCP campus
The Robesonian | June 22, 2015

Ann Goodnight talks N.C. education reform during TBJ Power Breakfast
Triangle Business Journal | June 19, 2015

Salisbury Post | June 15, 2015
 
 


May 2015

NC graduate creates muscle sensor for bionic arm
ABC 11 | May 28, 2015

Producing family doctors
The Daily Reflector | May 30, 2015

UNCP chancellor: 'It's good to be home'
Laurinburg Exchange | May 22, 2015

From academia to business, UNCW's Vetter champions innovaton
Star News | May 23, 2015

New chancellor named for UNCG
Triad Business Journal | May 22, 2015

WUNC to acquire Fayetteville State University radio station
News and Observer | May 13, 2015

GSK, UNC partner for find AIDS cure
News and Observer | May 10, 2015

Student mentored by former UNC leader WIlliam Friday perseveres
News and Observer | May 9, 2015

ECU graduates first dental class
The Daily Reflector | May 8, 2015

Western is again named top adventure college in Southeast
The Sylva Herald | May 6, 2015

NCCU establishes Fab Lab
Durham Herald-Sun | May 4, 2015

UNC Charlotte report: Homeless project saved city $2.4 Million
Charlotte Observer | May 4, 2015

NC State receives $6.5 Million from NIEHS to study effect of environment on human health
Stanly News and Press | May 2, 2015

Greensboro Research Park Spurs Manufacturing, Innovation
WFDD | May 1, 2015

April 2015

UNC head to speak at graduation
The Daily Reflector | April 30, 2015

UNC School of the Arts spends $200,000 to renovate high school dormitories
Winston Salem Journal | April 30, 2015

WCU establishes for-profit LLC to spur economic development in WNC
Sylva Herald | April 29, 2015

New UNCW chancellor aims to strengthen reach into community
Wilmington Star News | April 22, 2015

ECU instructor finds success writing book for young readers
Winston-Salem Journal | April 12, 2015

A&T team to work on Air Force drone systems
News and Record | April 12, 2015

Survey: Alumni happy with UNC education
Durham Herald | April 11, 2015

New chancellor named for UNC Wilmington
News and Observer | April 10, 2015

UNCC brings mobile arts and community experience to Levine Avenue of the Arts
Charlotte Observer | April 9, 2015

'Part-way home to help former students complete degrees at WCU
The Sylva Herald | April 8, 2015

NC A&T's program aids women, minorities in science
News and Record | April 5, 2015

Initiative helps veterans at UNC Charlotte
WSOC | April 3, 2015

NCSU's Hunt Library one of 5 finalists for international award
Triangle Business Journal | April 1, 2015

UNC gets $6.6M to test HIV drug
News and Observer | April 1, 2015

March 2015

A firm development for crabmeat
News and Observer | March 29, 2015

White House honors NC State faculty member
News and Observer | March 27, 2015

N.C. has 10 of the top 20 'Best Bang for the Buck' schools in the Southeast
Triangle Business Journal | March 26, 2015

The Daily Reflector | March 25, 2015
 
UNC system announces teaching awards
Durham Herald-Sun | March 24, 2015
 
 
Winston-Salem Journal | March 22, 2015
 
WSSU grads No. 1 in UNC system for jobs, salaries
Winson-Salem Journal | March 20, 2015
 
 
 
The Daily Reflector | March 14, 2015
 

UNC Charlotte prof's bring continuing education to Southpark home
The Charlotte Observer | March 13, 2015

Date rape drug-detecting nail polish startup snags Burt's Bees ally, raises cash
Triangle Business Journal | March 12, 2015

WRAL | March 11, 2015
 
News and Observer | March 10, 2015
 
Three Triangle libraries rank in nation's top 50
Triangle Business Journal | March 9, 2015
 
 
$1.75 million grant goes to ECU, PCC
The Daily Reflector | March 2, 2015
 

February 2015

ECSU prof: Political science program too valuable to cut
The Daily Advance | February 28, 2015

Fayetteville State nursing students ace licensing exam
Fayetteville Observer | February 25, 2015

NCSU scholarship to honor Chapel Hill shooting victims
Midtown Raleigh News | February 23, 2015

Higher Education contributes over $60 billion to NC
Chapelboro.com | February 20, 2015

UNCC to host UNC Board of Governors meeting
Charlotte Observer | February 20, 2015

Idealogy seen as fact in closings in Univeristy of North Carolina system
The New York Times | February 19, 2015

UNC School of the Arts Looks to Upgrade Campus Security
TWC News | February 13, 2015

UNC Charlotte receives $2.1M to support Big Data research
Charlotte Business Journal | February 13, 2015

Fayetteville State receives $1 million to help students with learning challenges
ABC 11 | February 12, 2015
 

East Carolina University researching US outdoor theaters
WNCT | February 6, 2015

Underage drinking pilot program launched at six North Carolina universities
USA Today | February 6, 2015

UNC spinout gets $33M for cancer treatment
Triangle Business Journal | February 5, 2015

UNC signs accord for Bangladesh worker safety
News and Observer | February 5, 2015

News and Observer | February 3, 2015
 

January 2015

WNCN | January 27, 2015
 
New chancellor gets to know students, UNC Asheville
Asheville Citizen Times | January 19, 2015
 
Dance program has started careers
Winston Salem Journal | January 18, 2015
 
 
Senate awards innovation
The Daily Reflector | January 17, 2015
 
UNCP recognized by school ranking website
robesonian.com | January 17, 2015

College's dog training program gives students far more than class credit
USA Today | January 16, 2015

Research Campus in Kannapolis helps 8th-grader with science fair experiment
Cabarrus News | January 14, 2015

New WSSU chancellor hits the ground running
The Chronicle | January 14, 2015

NC State partnership aims to reduce $13B Medicaid bill
Triangle Business Journal | January 13, 2015

STEM Conference Exemplifies UNCW Community Efforts
Time Warner Cable | January 9, 2015

ASG looks to increase advocacy efforts
The Technician Online | January 8, 2015

UNC Press receives grant from Mellon Foundation
News and Observer | January 8, 2015

NC companies offer Japan business how-to course
Winston-Salem Journal | January 4, 2015

UNC Spinout raises $1.5M for leukemia treatment
Triangle Business Journal | January 1, 2015

December 2014

NC A&T professor honored as state's best
News and Record | December 28, 2014

North Carolina Bioenergy Research Initiative awards $1 million in grants 
Farms.com | December 24, 2014

UNC-MARS initiative offers students new opportunity
Citizen-Times | December 19, 2014 

UNC Asheville singers to perform at White House
Asheville Citizen Times | December 16, 2014

How N.C. schools fared in Kiplinger's list of 'Best College Values'
Triangle Business Journal | December 17, 2014

Fred Eshelman gives UNC-Chapel Hill a spectacular gift
News and Observer | December 7, 2014

UNC President: System's medical schools need additional dollars
Durham Herald Sun | December 5, 2014

Winston-Salem gets state grant to help students|
ABC 11 | December 5, 2014

Appalachian State University's Marching Mountaineers to perform in London's New Year's Day Parade
High County Press | December 1, 2014

November 2014

UNC junior realizing childhood dream: Building orphanage in Africa
Durham Herald Sun | November 30, 2014

ECU plans millennial campus
The Daily Reflector | November 25, 2014

Schools work to make STEM learning central to education
The Times News | November 22, 2014

WCU marching band completed 'competitive' selection process to lead Macy's parade
Ashville Citizen Times | November 21, 2014

UNC Charlotte to host Transition Center for students with disabilities
Lake Norman News | November 21, 2014

81-year-old to earn college degree
The Herald Weekly | November 20, 2014

Duke Energy's $75K gift supports engineering at WCU
Asheville Citizen Times | November 20, 2014

UNCG nursing school lab stimulates real patients
WGHP | November 19, 2014

N.C. A&T Alzheimer's research looks at how disease affects African Americans
TWC News | November 14, 2014

Economic project aims to spark rebirth at Pembroke
Fayetteville Observer | November 12, 2014

NCSU harness enhances dog-human communication
WRAL | November 11, 2014

NCSU reports biofuel discoveries
Biofuels International | November 6, 2014

NCSU's Centennial Campus winns national award for economic impact
Triangle Business Journal | November 5, 2014

Top U.S. education official will visit the Triad on Thursday
Triad Business Journal | November 5, 2014

WCU awarded grant to help students recover from addictions
The Sylva Herald | November 5, 2014

NC A&T grad motivates others in a 'big' way
WGHP | November 4, 2014

October 2014

Meet The North Carolina Boy With A 3D Printed Hand
WUNC | October 29, 2014

Fayetteville State, Ashley Elementary students partner to learn about science
Fayetteville Observer | October 28, 2014

WSSU Rehabilitation Counseling Program Awarded More than $2 Million in Grants
Camel City Dispatch | October 28, 2014

UNCC grad student puts smarts to work for CMPD
WCNC | October 23, 2014

UNC Charlotte to use $12.5 Million Grant to Launch National Transition Center for Students with Disabilities
The Stanly News Press | October 26, 2014

UNC student turns into an entrepreneur to start furniture business in Durham
Triangle Business Journal | October 27, 2014

$1.9 million to fund clean water projects in NC, AG Cooper says
JD News | October 23, 2014

3D printing helps UNC student meet critical wheelchair needs
WCNC| October 21, 2014

STEM careers explored
The Daily Reflector | October 18, 2014 

Partnerships help CFCC students pursue four-year degrees
WilmingtonBiz Insights | October 15, 2015

NC Research Campus seeks faster growth after slow start
Charlotte Observer | October 14, 2014

UNC Charlotte gets grant to help the disabled
WBTV | October 9, 2014

WCU social work program receives $1.1 million federal grant
Mountain Express | October 9, 2014

UNC Greensboro Gets $7.7 Million for STEM Teacher Support
Campus Technology | October 7, 2014

North Carolina University and State AARP Partner in Retirement Initiative
Public News Service | October 2014

UNC scholar, first generation student encourages others to break down barriers
WRAL | October 3, 2014

UNC-System seeks to attract more students virtually
NC State University Technician | October 2, 2014

Komen gives $2 million to research at UNC, Duke 
WRAL | October 1, 2014

September 2014

For talented, low-income students, UNC promises chance to graduate debt-free
WRAL | September 30, 2014

CFCC, UNCW Sign Transfer Agreement
Wilmington Business Journal | September 30, 2014

UNC Health Care Nurses Chosen as Great 100 Nurses of NC
Rex Health Care News Release | September 26, 2014

Researchers to see if texts, games can raise vaccination awareness
Durham Herald Sun | September 23, 2014

NCCU gets grant to prevent HIV
Durham Herald Sun | September 22, 2014

UNC Asheville building gets solar array
Asheville Citizen TImes | September 18, 2014

UNC System aims to lure more online students
News and Observer | September 18, 2014

ECU to acquire aquatic robot for coastal and marine research
WCTI | September 17, 2014

UNC system aims to lure more online students
The News and Observer | September 17, 2014

NCCU to launch computer science, business degree program
The Herald Sun | September 15, 2014

UNCSA marks its 50th anniversary
Winston-Salem Journal | September 11, 2014

UNC Coastal Studies Institute Wins Chicago Athenaeum International Architecture Award
Archinect | September 2014

UNC spinout G1 now testing cancer drug in humans
Triangle Business Journal | September 10, 2014

This public university has a plan to compete with for-profit colleges that aggressively recruit veterans
Business Insider | September 9, 2014

ECSU kicks off virtual E-Mentoring program
The Daily Advance | September 8, 2014

UNC and Duke graduate many students to Teach for America
Triangle Business Journal | September 8, 2014

August 2014

Charlotte Engineering Early College Offers Students, Region New Options 
Time Warner Cable News | August 25, 2014

At UNC-Chapel Hill, the truth about grades
Charlotte Observer | August 29, 2014

Grave lessons: Study of human decomposition leads forensic anthropologists to an NC slope
News and Observer | August 31, 2014

Researchers say they have invented non allergenic peanuts
The Washington Post | August 27, 2014

Rising Stars
The Herald Sun | August 22, 2014

UNCP recognized for green initiatives
The Robesonian | August 18, 2014

NASA selects proposals to increase STEM education at community and technical colleges
NASA News Release | August 13, 2014

A great sustainable energy eummit? There's an 'App' for that
Forbes | August 13, 2014

NC State is developing genetically-engineered mosquitoes to reduce transmission of deadly diseases
North Carolina Now | August 12, 2014

UNC professor’s laser-wielding robot could help find the next ‘Earth’ in space
Triangle Business Journal | August 11, 2014

Predictive analytics tool pinpoints future doc shortages
HealthIT Analytics | August 4, 2014

Door opens for more community college students to transfer to UNC
Triangle Business Journal | August 1, 2014

July 2014

Third annual Energy Summit convenes Monday
Watauga Democrat | July 26, 2014

Rip current research could lead to new understanding
Lumina News | July 24, 2014

Giving UNC campuses renewable energy options
News and Observer | July 25, 2014

ASU professor part of National Science Foundation team studying Earth changes
Watauga Democrat July 7, 2014

UNC-Greensboro sets up technology transfer network
Triangle Business Journal | July 10, 2014

June 2014

N.C. Science and Math student a hit at BIO conference
WRAL Techwire | June 25, 2014

ECU opens dental center in Sylva
Smoky Mountain News | June 25, 2014

Matters of the heart
Winston-Salem Chronicle | June 18, 2014

UNCG researchers use 21st century technology to unlock historical mysteries
Fayetteville Observer | June 18, 2014

Bold mission for new institute at UNC Asheville
Asheville Citizen-Times  | June 8, 2014

May 2014

UNCP Social Work Students Take on Child Mental Health
Laurinburg Exchange | May 24, 2014

Triangle Region Likely to Reach Five-Year Goal of Adding 100,000 Jobs by June
WRAL TechWire | May 23, 2014

ASU Students’ Super-Energy-Efficient House is in European Competition
News and Observer | May 18, 2014

National Science Grant Paves the Way for Future Scientists
Laurinburg Exchange | May 18, 2014

NC Science and Math teams rule Moody's math challenge
WRAL Tech Wire | May 1, 2014

April 2014

Two businesses out of UNCW offer new tools for teachers
Wilmington Star News | April 26, 2014

White House awareness tour kicks off at NCCU
The Herald Sun | April 23, 2014

Ballard: ECU ‘engineering’ future
The Daily Reflector | April 19, 2014

NCSU to lead $25 million consortium to improve monitoring of nuclear proliferation
The News and Observer | April 16, 2014

ECU student picked to join Cisco 'Dream Team' in San Francisco
WNCT | April 15, 2014

March 2014

N.C. A&T Receives $2.7M in USDA Grants
The Business Journal | March 18, 2013

Editorial: ECU research serves vets
The Daily Reflector | March 12, 2013

February 2014

Breakthrough solar research at NCSU raises skeptics' eyebrows
Triangle Business Journal | February 26, 2014

Three Greensboro students named HBCU All-Stars
Greensboro News & Record | February 27, 2014

WCU students tie for second in nation for research conference
Sylva Herald | February 27, 2014

UNC Charlotte completes $35M PORTAL building
​Charlotte Business Journal | February 18, 2014

Charlotte’s aspirations to become big in Big Data
Charlotte Business Journal | February 14, 2014