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Thriving on sustainability (UNC | Nov. 18, 2022)

November 18, 2022

At Meantime Coffee Company on Carolina’s campus, the students behind the counter are not only baristas but also CEOs, sustainability officers and marketing directors. The coffee bar, located in the lobby of the Campus Y, is a nonprofit business, operated … Continued

Surveying the Smalls (Endeavors | Nov. 18, 2022)

November 18, 2022

Vy Pham picks up a foot-long metal box and holds it to her ear. “I’m not sure if anything is in it,” the UNC-Chapel Hill senior says warily. She holds it out in front of her, her headlamp illuminating its … Continued

Algal Rhythms (Endeavors | Nov. 17, 2022)

November 17, 2022

As Isabel Silva-Romero collects data for her research, the only sound she hears is her own breathing. Today, her lab is located six meters underwater, in a cove off the coast of San Cristóbal in the Galápagos Archipelago. She uses a metal … Continued

Carolina expert explains lead in water (The Well | Nov. 3, 2022)

November 3, 2022

Carolina Environment, Health and Safety has kept faculty, staff and students updated on lead in campus drinking water since the discovery of detectable lead in three drinking fountains in Wilson Library earlier this semester. Since then, the University has taken a phased … Continued