UNC@Work

UNC@Work is a monthly newsletter that highlights the UNC system's impact on communities, the economy and around the world. 
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2016 Issues

January 2016
NCA&T Senior Ready to Make Big Waves
Learning How to Address Community Challenges – One Idea at a Time
Far from Home, a Holiday Welcome

February 2016
Innovating by Design
Delivering Care Where It’s Needed Most
UNC Scholars Learning from Each Other – and Asia Welcome

March 2016
When the First Career Goes Away
Innovating for Social Change
Transcending Boundaries

April 2016
UNCG Students Help NC Businesses Find Global Markets for North Carolina Products, from Pickles to Parachutes
ECU Brings Health Care to Vets in Need
UNC-CH’s World View Helps Bring the World to the Classroom

May 2016
UNCA Researchers Spur New Jobs in the Weather Business
State Employees Credit Union Grant Slows the Rural Brain Drain – One Internship at a Time
UNC Institutions Developing More ‘Globally-Ready’ Students

June 2016
UNC Asheville, Center for Design Innovation Bring Together Arts, Technology and the Economy
ECSU Brings History to the Albemarle
UNCW, French Partner Aligning the Stars in Marine Science

July 2016
NCCU Helps Youth Prepare to Create Businesses of the Future
ECU Anti-Obesity Program Wins Regional Award
NC Teachers Bring Back Lessons from Singapore

August 2016
UNC-Chapel Hill's Business Wire Covers Economic Activity Across All of North Carolina
Creating a Pipeline of Entrepreneurs in Pembroke
Learning to Appreciate Winston-Salem State… by Studying Abroad

September 2016
Boots to Business Reboot
UNCP, UNC-Chapel Hill Work Together to Strengthen Pembroke
Go Global NC Preparing Law Enforcement to Work Across Cultural Divides

October 2016 (Final Issue)
UNC System’s SBTDC, Partners Spell Relief for Hurricane-Ravaged Small Businesses
Hurricane-Effected UNC Institutions Give Back to Community
Go Global NC “Snapshot” a Tool for Policymakers to Understand North Carolina’s Global Connections