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.

Connect

Call or email the Communications staff to submit a media inquiry or interview request or ask us about a story published on our website.

Top Stories

HBCU internship program provides valuable experience

Increasing Opportunity

North Carolina A&T State University

HBCU internship program provides valuable experience

As a student majoring in journalism and mass communication with a minor in political science, Saunicia Wallace-Williams drew on all of her educational experience this past summer while... more

Husband-Wife Team Pioneers Zika Vaccine to Last a Lifetime

North Carolina State University

A husband-wife team of biochemists at NC State is testing a one-shot vaccine that could grant lifetime immunity against the widely feared Zika virus.

Drs. Dennis Brown and... more

Latest News

UNC announces first four recipients of Undergraduate Research Awards

CHAPEL HILL, NC – The University of North Carolina announced this week it has selected four teams as the recipients of Undergraduate Research Awards, granting $100,000 in funding to support projects that span...

 

Academic Excellence: MBA Students Making Impact

Academic Excellence: MBA Students Making Impact

Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) MBA students are gaining hands-on experience and also making an impact in the community through a newly redesigned course that pairs students...

 

UNC Learning Technology Commons honored as 2017 Harvard Ash Center Bright Idea in Government

UNC Learning Technology Commons honored as 2017 Harvard Ash Center Bright Idea in Government

The University of North Carolina’s Learning Technology Commons has been recognized as part of the 2017 “Bright Ideas in Government” initiative, awarded by the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation...