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.


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

LOOKING BEYOND THE OBVIOUS: Two NC Teaching  Fellows Discuss Inspirations and Aspirations (Photo courtesy of Liz Bell from edNC.)

LOOKING BEYOND THE OBVIOUS: Two NC Teaching Fellows Discuss Inspirations and Aspirations

“I’ve always wanted to teach because I enjoy helping people, especially kids” said Taylor Dunham. “I like helping them look past the challenges they face and to realize they can do anything they set their minds to.... more

Latest News

Court Grants Temporary Restraining Order to ECU and UNC System

East Carolina University


May 24, 2019

CHAPEL HILL, NC – University of North Carolina System spokesperson Josh Ellis released the following statement:  


"It's super rewarding to watch how they feed off of each other and make improvements," said Lauren Costner (above left). Costner, Kaela Powers (above middle), and Logan Mims (not shown) are graduate clinicians working on a research study.

Cochlear Implant Study Supports Older Adults

It’s a Friday morning, and UNC Greensboro’s Speech and Hearing Center has the warm feel of a group of friends catching up.


NCCU Unveils New State-of-the-Art Television Studio

NCCU Unveils New State-of-the-Art Television Studio

North Carolina Central University unveiled its new state-of-the-art television studio to the campus and wider community on April 23, 2019.


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