Media Center


The UNC Media Center provides central access to all published feature stories, system news, and press releases. Our archive holds a great deal of information about the accomplishments of our students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

Feature Stories

We’re proud of the work of our 17 campuses and affiliate institutions in providing the best possible instruction, research, and outreach to benefit the state and beyond. Take a look at some of the stories highlighting system accomplishments, initiatives, and people.

Across the System News

Read news from across the UNC system that reflects institutional priorities.

Press Releases

View our most recent announcements and access the press release archives.


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Top Stories


The smart solution

UNC-Chapel Hill

UNC campuses help rural NC areas become ‘smart and connected communities’

Arcot Rajasekar knows there’s a technology gap between North Carolina’s urban and rural communities.

Rajasekar, who serves as the Frances Carroll McColl Term... more

Steady Eyes

East Carolina University

Putting research aims at insights to brain-eye connection

If you’ve ever been to a golf course while a lesson was going on, you’ve probably heard this exchange:

Golf pro: Keep your eye on the ball.

Golfer: Why?... more

Latest News

UNCW Alumna Discovers Crustacean Camouflage

UNCW Alumna Discovers Crustacean Camouflage

Laura Bagge ’08, ’11M first discovered marine biology catching ghost crabs during summer visits to the aquarium near Emerald Isle, NC.