The latest updates to UNC’s COVID-19 response

March 23, 2020

Following the UNC System directive to significantly reduce campus operations and services, many of Carolina’s buildings are closed and in-person, non-essential services have been suspended. Important updates: Remote instruction for the majority of courses begins the week of March 23. … Continued

Focus Carolina: Greg Characklis (The Well | Mar. 16)

March 18, 2020

“The purpose of the center is to help a lot of groups and businesses that experience financial risk as a result of extreme environmental events.” Dr. Greg Characklis is the Philip C. Singer Distinguished Professor in the Department of Environmental … Continued

Have an internship or research project opportunity? EcoStudio has students!

March 1, 2020

EcoStudio pairs outstanding undergraduate students with faculty advisors for environmentally-focused internships, client-based research and applied learning projects. Students not only gain real-world experience, but they also can earn academic credit. Here’s how it works: 1) EcoStudio solicits internship opportunities and independent … Continued

Taking Research to New Heights (Endeavors | Feb. 11, 2020)

February 11, 2020

From surveying glacial melt to managing wildfires, there are endless ways drones can be used in research. Over winter break, UNC faculty and students completed a drone workshop ­— the first of its kind at the university — developing aeronautic … Continued