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

Dr. Greg Lester, executive director of academic advising and student success at Appalachian State University, outside the Office of Student Success. Photo by Chase Reynolds

Student success at Appalachian — early intervention is key

Appalachian State University

As an undergraduate student, Greg Lester was falling behind at the University of Kentucky (UK) in the 1990s.

Dr. Greg Lester ’98 M.A., executive director of academic advising and student success at Appalachian State University, said... more

REIMAGINING THE CAMPUS VISIT

Virtual Reality Improves College Access

The university campus tour is a generations-old rite of passage for eager—and nervous—high school students who have their sights set on the horizon as they prepare to leave the nest.

Imagine... more

Latest News

Communication through the Storm

Over the course of the past week, the dedicated personnel at the UNC System and all of our institutions have been working diligently to keep our students and universities safe while Hurricane Florence has caused damage across the state.

 

Mass Communication students help with public service campaign for NCDOT

Mass Communication students help with public service campaign for NCDOT

In her first outing with her new course, Social Media for Public Relations, Dr. Emilia Bak in the Department of Mass Communication at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke made civic engagement a priority.

 

NCCU Launches Online Training for Pharmaceutical Jobs

NCCU Launches Online Training for Pharmaceutical Jobs

A new North Carolina Central University (NCCU) online program will broaden the pipeline of qualified employees to the pharmaceutical industry by providing industry-specific certification in areas such as project...

 

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